Job Positions

Senior Lead #498420

Categories: South Central Region 7

Department:

Academic Advisement

Institution:

Dallas County Community College - Richland College

Date Posted:

Jul 18 2019 10:00PM

Close Date:

07/30/2019
 

Position Description

A senior (lead) level position responsible for providing professional case management services for a specific student population (e.g. adult students, single parents, gender related, TRIO, Upward Bound, Life Transitions, Dual Credit, etc.) Responsible for coordinating and providing specific services provided by the department to meet the needs of the specific student population served (e.g. advising, enrollment, book loans, child care vouchers, tutoring, etc.). Develops and coordinates programs involving recruitment, enrollment, and advising/course planning. Establishes and maintains partnerships with students and service providers for educational, career, and related program and service needs.

Duties

  • Adheres to strict student confidentiality guidelines.
  • Provides academic advisement/planning to specific student population assigned utilizing a variety of resources provided by DCCCD, community organizations, and other colleges, universities and related organizations.
  • Advising of students may be inclusive of one-on-one interaction, phone, and/or online advising.
  • Interviews students to gather information to assess service needs; plans and implement special projects and coordinates a variety of department activities and services to better serve and extend existing services to specific student population served (e.g. advising, enrollment, book loans, child care vouchers, tutoring, etc.).
  • Coordinates and provides program introduction meetings, workshops and/or seminars which include developing associated material to promote and inform as they relate to the specific student population served.
  • Participates in recruitment activities, registration, drop/add/withdrawal functions, and coordinates new student orientations and/or orientations as they relate to the department’s purpose and services.
  • Acts as liaison with external location personnel (e.g. provides program information packets; off-site registration, attends information sessions, etc.).
  • Gathers and analyzes data and prepares reports related to the assigned student population caseload.
  • Monitors specific budget allocations, including grant budgets; assists in seeking and the solicitation of grant funds to further extend services to the specific student population served.
  • Hires, trains, supervises, and evaluates assigned staff.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Application Process

To apply visit http://opportunities.dcccd.edu/cw/en-us/job/498420?lApplicationSubSourceID=

Institution Information

For more than 40 years, Richland College has focused on teaching, learning and community building. In recognition of these efforts, the White House and the Department of Commerce named Richland a 2005 recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the only community college to have received this award. Richland helps students build their future through courses that can be applied to the first two years of a baccalaureate degree, one- or two-year certificates in a number of career fields, and training in the latest technology for students who want to advance in their current careers. Richland College also offers students living in contiguous counties the opportunity to enroll in Richland Collegiate High School (RCHS), one of the first junior-senior dual credit charter high schools administered by a community college. The TEA Exemplary-rated RCHS has capacity for up to 900 students who may simultaneously earn a high school diploma and an associate degree. Learn more about Richland College at http://richlandcollege.edu/ Learn more about Dallas at http://sayyestodallas.com/

Contact Information

Tish Holland THolland@dcccd.edu

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or higher plus four years of experience in student development or academic advisement and at least one year working in the coordination of special services/activities for a special student population or Associate’s degree plus six years of experience in student development and/or academic advisement and at least one year working in the coordination of special services/activities for a special student population. Official transcripts will be required. *** Will be subject to a criminal background check and fingerprinting.***