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Lethbridge College Academic Advisor – FNMI Focus Full Time in Lethbridge, AB

Lethbridge College

Branch Lethbridge AB CA

Position:
Academic Advisor – FNMI Focus
Location:
Lethbridge, AB

Are you passionate about learning and post-secondary education? STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND RETENTION SERVICES….

STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND RETENTION SERVICES
Are you an energetic, positive, responsible individual looking to help others achieve their goals and fulfill their dreams? Are you passionate about learning and post-secondary education? If so, you want to apply for this position with the Lethbridge College Academic Advising team!
As an Academic Advisor you will work with prospective and current students in a holistic and proactive way as they progress through their Lethbridge College experience. You will provide information and guidance regarding career selection, program options, academic planning, supports for students, and college policies and practices, including: admissions, graduation, transfers and program outcomes. While you will advise both FNMI (First Nations, Metis, and Inuit) and non-FNMI students, you will be the team’s FNMI expert.
This role requires a high degree of initiative, flexibility, and problem solving. Academic Advisors research, analyze, develop, and deliver services through a variety of channels. Essential skills for this position include: problem solving, excellent written and verbal communication, rapport building, time management, and a high degree of accuracy with a large amount of information.
If you believe that this job is your dream job please submit a resume, along with a cover letter that shows us why we need you as a member of our team!

Qualifications:

  • Minimum undergraduate degree in a relevant area, plus related work experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment, as well as independently
  • FNMI knowledge and/or background and community connection is preferred
  • Computer competency is required

Closing Date: Apply submitting your cover letter, resume and references by 4:30 p.m., June 3, 2015, quoting the above competition number.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Lethbridge, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23
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