Counselor, Career Pathways (Arkansas Co)

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Professional Staff (Non-Classified)

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Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas

The first community college established in Arkansas, Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (PCCUA) is a multi-campus, two-year college serving Eastern Arkansas. PCCUA has academic, occupational/technical and continuing education programs and offers over 25 associate degree programs with campuses in DeWitt, Helena-W. Helena and Stuttgart. Thank you for your interest, and we hope you'll be joining our Ridge Runner family soon!

Below you will find the details for the position as well as any specific application requirements you should review before applying for this opening. To apply for this position, please click the Apply link/button.

If you have a disability and need assistance with the hiring process, please call Human Resources at (870) 338-6474, ext. 1271.


Career Pathways

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Summary of Job Duties:

*Provides or makes provisions for support to CPI students
*Serves as student support system contact
*Tracks student progress through graduation and into employment
*Develops and facillitates CPI orientation sessions
*Counsels CPI students concerning academic and career interests
*Conducts and coordinates workshops and events for CPI students
*Evaluates CPI applications, interviews enrollees and follows program eligibility standards
*Responsible for recruitment and retention of new CPI students each semester to meet program goals
*Destribute, collect and monitor (weekly/monthly/semester) all CPI student paperwork and required documentation
*Input and maintain CPI student information in Career Pathways database
*Award CPI scholarships each semester
*Manage an annual spending budget for student support
*Maintain CPI student files
*Collaborate with other PCCUA faculty/staff to provide comphrenesive support to CPI students


Minimum Qualifications
  • Associate Degree required, preferably in education, business, or a related field.
  • Work experience may be substituted for education.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail. Must be able to work independently as well as as a team.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Community College experience working one on one with students in a support role.
  • Experience with budgeting and scholarships.

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Recruitment Contact Information:
Kim Rawls, Dir., Career Pathways, 870--946-3506,ext. 1690

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

For general application assistance, or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at (870) 338-6474, ext. 1271. PCCUA is committed to providing a safe campus community. We will conduct criminal background checks and a sex offender registry check for applicants seeking employment. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry (MVR) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

Constant Physical Activity:

Feeling, Hearing, Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding, Sitting, Standing, Stooping, Talking, Walking

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