Academic Success Advisor

  • Freelance
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  • Freelance
  • Anywhere

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COMPANY
DESCRIPTION


Thank you for your interest in the
University of Indianapolis! The University is a private, liberal arts university located on 65 acres, just minutes from downtown
Indianapolis. With more than 700 faculty and staff, it is a place where you can become part of a close-knit campus community that emphasizes
the importance of community partnerships in the future growth of the University.

UIndy’s mission is to prepare its graduates for
effective, responsible, and articulate membership in the complex societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership
in their personal and professional lives. The motto of “Education for Service” provides the foundation for our work to better our
communities, both near and far.

As University employees, we know the work we do is important to our students and our communities.
To accomplish our mission, we welcome talented, civic-minded and diverse individuals from all career levels to help maintain our high
standards of excellence and quality. If you want to join our dynamic environment and experience hard work, creativity, and teamwork, we
welcome your application!

The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, citizenship status,
military status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. The University of Indianapolis does not
discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title
IX.


JOB DESCRIPTION


The Academic Success Center and the Center for Advising and Student Achievement are seeking
applicants for the position of Academic Success Advisor. The Academic Success Advisor will primarily develop and facilitate programs that
promote academic success, especially targeting underserved student populations. They will advise exploring students, as well as those on
probation. They will facilitate programs and small group discussions with underserved populations, as well as work one-on-one with students
who have been referred for additional assistance with career assessment discussions, academic planning, time management and study
strategies. The Academic Success Advisor will assist with academic advising at critical times of the semester.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Facilitate study strategy presentations and other academic success
    programming
  • Monitor and analyze student retention,
    student academic progress, and other related data
  • Advise students in addressing educational issues, such as course and
    major selection, study and behavior habits, college adjustment/transition, career exploration, and class scheduling and
    registration
  • Through the Academic Success Center,
    assist students in identifying personal, social, and behavioral circumstances affecting their success
  • Provide individual academic assistance to students needing
    support
  • Coordinate intervention meetings and
    Academic Plans for students on academic probation and Satisfactory Academic Progress
  • Through the Academic and Career Exploration Program, evaluate students’
    individual abilities, interests, and personality characteristics using tests, records, interviews, or professional sources and prepare
    students for subsequent educational experiences and learning opportunities
  • Teach a section of the New Student Experience course
  • Collaborate with and serve as a liaison with key campus
    personnel and offices and external constituents
  • Supervise student employees, as necessary


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s
    degree required
  • Three-five years of direct experience
    working with secondary or post-secondary students. Experience with student data management systems and knowledge of student learning
    strategies


BENEFITS

  • Tuition Discount
  • Dental Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Employee Discounts and Services
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

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