The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

 
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Academic Advisor II

Hiring department University Advising Ct
Monthly salary $2,833+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Variable
Posting number 13-01-24-01-3086
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Arlington, TX
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Office hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 8:00am-7:00pm Wednesday. Occasional 10:00am-7:00pm shifts required; other times requirements may vary.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

Develop an academic advising system which promotes student success and new advising initiatives. Act as a liaison to students, advisors, faculty, and administrators. Responsible for facilitating exchange of academic and technical information.

Essential Functions

Plan, develop, and administer academic advising programs and systems that affect all entering freshman students from various academic disciplines for their first year on campus, as well as support initiatives in academic advising. Advise students individually and in groups. Speak to various constituency groups (students, advisors, parents, faculty, administrators, etc.) regarding the advising process, orientation, and other activities, systems or programs associated with the University Advising Center. Develop and coordinate various seminars, orientations, and workshops for student and advisor development.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree. 4 years experience working with college students or adolescents in an academic counseling or advising capacity. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: If some college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's degree. 6 years experience in academic advising and/or related field. Excellent communication skills. Strong computer skills, including but not limited to MS Office.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Criminal background check conducted.

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