Career and Academic Advisor
Lethbridge College
Lethbridge, AB
Responsibilities
Are you an energetic, positive, responsible individual looking to help others achieve their goals and fulfill their dreams? Are you passionate about learning and post-secondary education? If so, you want to apply for this position with the Lethbridge College Career and Academic Advising team!

As a Career and Academic Advisor you will work with prospective and current students in a holistic and proactive way as they progress through their Lethbridge College experience. You will provide information and guidance regarding program options, academic planning, supports for students, and college policies and practices, including: admissions, graduation, transfers and program outcomes.

This role requires a high degree of initiative, flexibility, and problem solving. Career and Academic Advisors research, analyze, develop, and deliver services through a variety of channels. Essential skills for this position include: problem solving, excellent written and verbal communication, rapport building, time management, and a high degree of accuracy with a large amount of information.

If you believe that this job is your dream job please submit a resume, along with a cover letter that shows us why we need you as a member of our team!

Job Duties
  • One on one appointments with prospective, new, and continuing students (face to face and over the phone)
  • Drop in advising
  • Live Chat
  • Support on and off campus events
  • Present information to various groups in a variety of settings
  • Collaborate with program areas and service areas for problem solving
  • Support ongoing retention initiatives and projects
  • Other duties as required
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree is required
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Computer competency is required
  • Excellent listening and speaking skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Customer service experience is preferred