College of the Rockies
  • 06-Feb-2019 to 21-Feb-2019 (PST)
  • Cranbrook, BC, CAN
  • $36.81 - $39.58
  • Hourly
  • Auxiliary

College of the Rockies is a learner-centered institution. We invite all qualified applicants who value high quality program delivery and customer service excellence to apply for ....

Auxiliary Education Advisor

Cranbrook Campus

"As Required"

Duties: This position will be a member of the College Student Services team and report to the Director of Student Affairs. Your purpose is to guide prospective, enrolled and transferring students through the decision-making process to help them reach their educational and career goals. You will advise students of education options by identifying their interests and strengths. You will provide information on programs and services at the College of the Rockies and other post-secondary institutions. You will assist students in their education plan which may include choosing a program of study and selecting and registering for courses. In addition, you will assist them in understanding the detailed graduation and transfer requirements.

You will administer assessments and develop and coordinate study skill workshops on essential skills (note-taking, exam preparation strategies and time management skills, etc.) to promote student success. You will liaise between faculty and students and provide referrals to community resources as required.

Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in education, guidance counselling, counselling or a related field along with academic advising experience in a post-secondary environment; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Classroom experience and experience working with students who have multiple barriers is an asset. You must have strong interpersonal, communication (listening, oral and written), customer service awareness, analysis and problem solving, computer research and organizational skills and the ability to work as a member of a team.

As an employee of the College of the Rockies, the successful candidate is expected to be a lifelong learner who continues to develop his/her skills to help the College meet the needs of our students and our other valued clients.

Salary: As per the Faculty Salary Schedule and depending on qualifications, instructional and related work experience, the wage for auxiliary employees is in a range from $36.81 - $39.58 per hour.

Closing Date: February 21, 2019

Preferred Start Date: As required

Interested persons should submit their cover letter and resume through the College Careers site or to: The Human Resource Development Department, College of the Rockies, Box 8500, Cranbrook, BC V1C 5L7.

Please quote Competition #19-FA-02

Please ensure your cover letter and resume clearly describe your related qualifications and experience as selection for interview will be based on the information provided.  


We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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