Career Education/Services, Other Staff/Administrative, Staff/Administrative
Chemeketa Community College welcomes applications for a Full-time Job Corps Scholars SuccessCoach
Chemeketa is a beautiful and vibrant campus with a commitment to student success. At Chemeketa, we strive to create a diverse work culture that supports employee success and promotes growth within the college. Provides academic, career, transfer and financial aid advising to low-income, first generation college students enrolled in a federally funded Job Corps Scholars (JCS) program. Conducts recruitment and selection process. Provides retention activities including, development of individual college success plans, progress monitoring, campus visitations, orientations, and program events..
Closing Date: Thursday, May 20 2021 (11:59 PM)
You would be challenged to find a college that matters more to its community than Chemeketa means to the residents of Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley. If you can affirm our mission to provide opportunities for students to explore, learn, and succeed through quality educational experiences and workforce training, then Chemeketa will be a rewarding workplace to fulfill your potential and contribute your expertise.
The Community We Serve
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 29,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations, Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Polk center, Center for Business & Industry and Viticulture at Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the Mid- Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn County. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of citizens.
We are a college community enriched by the diversity of our students, staff, and community members. Each individual and group has the potential to contribute in our learning environment. Each has dignity. To diminish the dignity of one is to diminish the dignity of us all.
What We Have to Offer
The college also provides an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, dental, and vision coverage (subject to employee and college collective bargaining agreements). Other benefits also include generous vacation/holidays as well as: life, and disability insurance and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) or Oregon Public Services Retirement Plan (OPSRP).
Salary $3,473.00 - $5,308.00 Monthly
The successful candidate will have:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with academic work in Counseling, Human Services, Education or related field
Two years of experience providing services to at-risk student populations in an education setting
One year of experience working with diverse populations
Knowledge of at-risk students and their needs
Excellent oral, written, and listening communication skills
Demonstrated organizational skills
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
Bicultural/multicultural skills sufficient to select appropriate behaviors, values and attitudes within different cultures during interactions with others
Experience advising low-income and/or first-generation students at the community college level
To be considered for this position, a complete online application is required. For complete information on this and other job opportunities, please visit our web site at http://jobs.chemeketa.edu.
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 50,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations: Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Dallas center, Center for Business & Industry, and Viticulture at Chemeketa Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the beautiful Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn county. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of the population. For more information visit http://www.chemeketa.edu/aboutchemeketa/