Germanna Community College is a public, open access institution of higher education in the Virginia Community College System. As a comprehensive, multi-campus community college, the College provides quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities for the residents of the City of Fredericksburg and the counties of Caroline, Culpeper, King George, Madison, Orange, Spotsylvania, and Stafford. The College is a dynamic learning organization that serves as a regional leader and preferred partner where quality learning experiences enable students to participate effectively in the social, economic, political, intellectual, and cultural life of their communities. Germanna Community College is seeking an energetic and organized person to serve as an Academic Advisor for our newly created Barbara J Fried Center in Stafford, Virginia. Statement of Duties: This position will primarily be located at the Barbara J Fried Center in Stafford, VA, but may work at other locations as needed. The Academic Advisor will work with new and returning students regarding program offerings and course requirements, connect students to college resources and technology, and provide support and intervention as needed during the studentâs tenure at Germanna. The position will also assist with orientation, Welcome Day, and other activities supporting student success. The successful candidate will have considerable knowledge of adult education, career development advising, and student development theory. The ability to work comfortably with diverse student populations and to provide students with accurate information about academic programs and services is essential. Excellent oral and written communication skills, public presentation skills, and the ability to multi-task are also key to success in this position. The successful candidate will be able to use student information systems and related advising software to effectively advise students, as well as have the ability to maintain confidentiality and maturity in handling sensitive information. Salary Range: $42,000 â $47,000 per year, with full state benefits (state pay practices apply) This position is open until filled with a first review of applications February 24, 2020. Application Instructions: To be considered in the first review applicants MUST submit the following documents online before February 24, 2020: â¢Resume /CV; â¢Virginia Community College System Application For Employment or Virginia Commonwealth State application â¢Cover letter Germanna Community College is committed to the principle of equal opportunity. The college does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, political affiliation, veteran status, or otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. Inquiries concerning EEO issues or the Affirmative Action Policy should be addressed to the collegeâs Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Officer. An EEO/AA Employer
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About Germanna Community College
Germanna Community College is a two-year public institution of higher education in the Virginia Community College System. As a comprehensive community college, Germanna provides quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities for the residents of the City of Fredericksburg and the counties of Caroline, Culpeper, King George, Madison, Orange, Spotsylvania and Stafford.