[TACRAO] Listserv Position Available

Amy Brown abrown at nctc.edu
Tue Oct 15 17:01:42 CDT 2019

North Central Texas College is accepting applications for: Academic Advisor-  Denton County; Full-Time


The purpose of this position is to provide academic advising for students and prospective students.

Responsibilities & Duties:

* Adheres to strict student confidentiality guidelines.

* Provides academic advisement/planning to students and/or potential students using a variety of resources by NCTC and other colleges, universities and related organizations.

* Advising of students may be inclusive of one-on-one interaction with students as well as online advising and group presentations.

* Assists students in assessing academic skills, interpreting assessment results, and in course selection based on those results.

* Responsible for referring students for actual testing to be administered by the NCTC Testing Center.

* Provides advisement on all TSI regulations including remediation options to TSI failed students.

* Participates in the development and implementation of a variety of student development programs and college recruiting activities, classroom visits for the purpose of attracting and maintaining students and/or potential students including special populations or to provide information related to the colleges function and services.

* Coordinates the collection and updating of advisement and articulation information and materials.

* Provides students with a variety of information resources including college catalogs, course/program selection guides, degree plans, and referrals to appropriate college and community resources.

* May train faculty, staff and students on specific rules and regulations, and institutional processes such as online registration, drop and add procedures, and accessing degree plans from other colleges/universities.

* Participates and assists in general student population orientations and disseminate general information related to the campus/location and its services, student expectations, advising process and other general information.

* Analyzes and prepares reports related to the assigned duties.

* Performs related duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree with course work in Social Science, Psychology, Higher Education, Counseling, or related area in Student Development


* Two years of experience in the field of education, student services, and/or service to the public

* Advanced knowledge of computer technology and software applications in order to utilize specific software related to student advisement.

Skills & Abilities:

* Ability to deal extensively and effectively with a wide variety of individuals.

* Excellent interpersonal skills in order to convince, influence and direct students.

* Excellent oral and written communication skill required.

* Ability to work extended hours outside the regular workday.

Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am-noon. This position will be based on out of Denton County, but travel will be required to other campuses as needed. Subject to criminal background check. Pay Grade 109 ($38,873) Salary commensurate with experience. Resume, Transcripts, & Cover Letter required in addition to application.


North Central Texas College ("NCTC") is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.

Amy Brown
HR Generalist
Human Resources
1525 W California St
Gainesville, TX  76240
abrown at nctc.edu<mailto:abrown at nctc.edu>

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