Position will provide academic advising, academic support, and enrollment services to students. Will advise students on college curricula, admissions procedures, college services, & career opportunities. Reviews high school records & test scores; interprets college placement test scores, explores initial career interests, and places students in curriculum. Advises students on course selection & assists them in completing the registration process, including course changes. Assists in planning, coordinating, organizing, and evaluating orientation and student services programs of the College. Participates in high school and adult outreach programs as requested.
Requires outstanding verbal, written, and customer service skills. Prefer experience in academic advising; community college/higher education experience; and master’s degree in related field. Full-time classified, 12-month position with full state benefits. Education Support Specialist III (Pay Band 4); Anticipated starting salary range is $32,000-$50,000. Depending on qualifications and experience, position may be filled as Education Support Specialist II (Pay Band 3).
Applications will ONLY be accepted on-line at Virginia Jobs. A resume, cover letter, and one recent letter of reference must be attached to your on-line application. Letter of reference should be attached as “Other Document.” Incomplete on-line applications or other materials submitted by e-mail, postal mail, fax, or in-person will not be considered. All application materials must be received by 5 p.m. on 9/8/14. For more specific information regarding BRCC and the electronic application process, go to BRCC Employment. The selected candidate will be subject to a full background check as a condition of employment. For additional assistance, call (540) 453-2371 or (540) 453-2303 (Voice/TTY 800-828-1120). BRCC is an equal opportunity employer and auxiliary aids & services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.