ChandlerRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Chandler jobs

Academic Advisor

Company: Zovio
Location: Chandler
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Job Description:

The Academic Advisor I position is a full-time employment opportunity. This role manages a student case load, by providing educational advisement while helping students navigate university policies and procedures. Relying, heavily on strong communication skills via phone, email and chat to ensure a positive student experience, focused on building rapport, student retention and graduation.All Academic Advisors work in team atmospheres. Sharing the responsibility of coaching and advising any student when needed. By working closely with all other departments, their manager and peers.Academic Advisors are assigned to support specific student populations in one or more of the following specialties:Readiness -These advisors work with new students. They help diagnose student opportunities and strengths and arm them with the tools it takes to be a successful student. Focusing on time management skills, building a support system, academic progress and financial literacy.College-This team works with students enrolled beyond their first five courses with the University. The College team assists students with basic career preparations throughout the program of study as well as building a connection with the University through student engagement opportunities such as honor societies, clubs, etc.Military-This team works closely with Active Duty, Veteran, spouse and dependent, or Department of Defense civilian employees. The military team coaches both new and tenured students through all areas of their academic career, including success coaching, career planning coordination, academic progress, and basic understanding of the rules associated with their military payment option.Graduate-The Graduate Advising team works with students enrolled in graduate level programs. They work with graduate students to ensure academic progression from the first course through graduation.Corporate-These advisors work with students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate level programs that receive tuition benefits through corporate partnerships. The corporate advisors help students by ensuring academic progression from the first course through graduation.Reentry -This team works directly with students who have fallen out of attendance for various reasons, providing them perspective on life goals, academic and financial advisement. The Re-entry team works to coach and advise students on academic progression and finance from the moment they come out of attendance through their first day returning to class.Essential Job Duties:

  • Understanding, pursuit, and fulfillment of the University's mission
  • Student case load management - Persistence, Coaching, Financial Literacy
  • Correspond via phone and email with students on a regular basis to ensure student retention and student success
  • Proven interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to effectively interact with a diverse student population.
  • Diagnose individual student areas of opportunity in areas such as time management, technical skills, or classroom proficiency, and use available resources to improve student success
  • Develop rapport and constructive working relationships with all students and staff
  • Closely monitor student attendance and grades in database to assure retention and progression
  • Ability to work effectively in a changing environment that is subject to frequent interruptions
  • Consistent ability to meet and or exceed department expectations
  • Compliance with all external regulatory and Ashford University policies and procedures
  • Management of student information system data integrity and security
  • Maintain active engagement with students through effective and personalized communication, while assessing the student's likelihood of success and service level needed
  • Create and execute a daily, weekly and monthly communication/contact plan to ensure successful course completion and persistence in degree programs
  • Closely monitor student attendance and grades in database to ensure persistence and progressionMinimum Requirements:
    • 1-2 years in higher education and academic advising
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel spreadsheets and Microsoft Outlook to manage communication and work flow.
    • Able to research, gather data, compile information, and prepare reports
    • Able to investigate, analyze information, and draw conclusions
    • Able to engage in critical thinking and exercise independent judgment
    • Able to maintain confidentiality and manage confidential informationPreferred Qualifications:
      • Knowledge of federal financial aid programs and regulations
      • Knowledge of online distance education model and success strategies
      • Experience with Campus Vue
      • Knowledge of customer service strategies and conflict resolutionEducation:
        • Bachelor's degree requiredWork Schedule:
          • Saturday - Tuesday / Four ten hour daysZovio is an education technology services company that partners with higher education institutions and employers to deliver innovative, personalized solutions to help learners and leaders achieve their aspirations. Zovio leverages its core strengths and applies its technology and capabilities to priority market needs. Using advanced data and analytics, Zovio identifies the most meaningful ways to enhance the learner experience and deliver strong outcomes for higher education institutions, employers, and learners.Zovio's purpose is to help everyone be in a class of their own.Our CommitmentsTruly PersonalizedUsing data and analytics to power radically innovative experiences that are simple, predictive, and tailored to every individual.At Life SpeedIn tune with real life, creating platforms that are accessible, convenient, and that meet people where they are.Activating AmbitionHelping people make progress in their lives by solving the problems that matter with empathy and intelligence.Our CultureWe are ambitious individuals coming together to create bold solutions for a brighter future. We put our people first, and value different ways of thinking.Passion - Bring it.We take pride in what we do and have fun doing it.Innovation - Ignite bold ideas.We challenge the traditional way of thinking.Teamwork - Our teams work.We share knowledge to get the best solutions. Associated topics: admission, advise, assistant registrar, officer, safety, safety officer i, safety officer ii, safety officer iv, security, transfer

Keywords: Zovio, Chandler , Academic Advisor, Other , Chandler, Arizona

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Other Jobs

Travel Nurse RN - ICU - Intensive Care Unit - $2,154 per week
Description: Host Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN OR - Operating Room for a travel nursing job in Fort Myers, Florida.Job Description RequirementsSpecialty: OR - Operating RoomDiscipline: RNStart Date: 09/07/2020Duration: (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Sun City
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Warehouse Worker - Package Handler
Description: 14.50/hour paid weekly for Package Handlers. Shift: Sunrise/Preload 3:30 AM - 10:15 AM Twilight 5:30 PM - 12:00 AM WAREHOUSE WORKER PACKAGE HANDLER Find out what you ll become as a Package (more...)
Company: United Parcel Service
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Driver - Local Patient Transport
Description: Job DescriptionEarn a 1,000 BONUS 4,000 GUARANTEE when you sign up to drive in Phoenix At Veyo, we help people get to and from their healthcare appointments. We're looking for drivers to partner (more...)
Company: Veyo
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Truck Driver CDL A
Description: A small company feel with the stability of a big organization. We offer you a career where you're treated like family.
Company: Xpress Global
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Delivery Driver - Uber Eats
Description: Job DescriptionDeliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends--it's up to you. Earn Good Money. You'll
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Business Advisor I- Consumer Lending
Description: Purpose of Job USAA is seeking a talented Business Advisor I that will support the Consumer Lending team in the areas of San Antonio II/III, Plano, Phoenix or a 100 remote work environment. This role (more...)
Company: USAA
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Travel Nurse RN - Med Surg - $1,701 per week
Description: Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Gecko Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Rockville, MD Job Type: Skilled Industrial Salary: 55,000 - 65,000Job DescriptionGeneral ManagerFast Casual-Industry Leader--Are (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Sun City
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Lyft Driver (Be Your Own Boss)
Description: What is Lyft 10 Lyft is a platform that connects drivers with individuals and organizations that need rides. 10 In addition to helping passengers get from A to B, in select markets drivers may also (more...)
Company: Lyft
Location: Sun City
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Earn more this Fall, deliver with Uber Eats
Description: Job DescriptionDeliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends--it's up to you. Earn Good Money. You'll
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Sun City
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Deliver with Uber - Flexible Gig
Description: Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. 10 Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekendsit 38 039 s up to you. 10 Earn Good Money. Youll earn by (more...)
Company: Uber Eats
Location: Sun City
Posted on: 10/24/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Arizona jobs by following @recnetAZ on Twitter!

Chandler RSS job feeds