Welcome to the Seminole Tribe of Florida! We are looking for professional, innovative and team-oriented individuals who want to provide our Tribal members with excellent services to each residence and location.
Position: Higher Education Academic and Career Advisor
Job Type: Full Time
Location: BIG CYPRESS
The incumbent in this position is responsible for providing academic and career advisement to Tribal Members eligible to attend accredited post-secondary educational institutions. The Higher Education Academic and Career Advisor assists higher education students and high school/GED graduates to identify and refine educational and career goals based on their academic interests and abilities. The individual researches and identifies post-secondary educational institutions offering careers and programs based on career selections; counsels, advises, tutors, and assists students with programs requirements, enrollment and admission process and course selection; and monitors student’s academic performance to help them achieve academic, personal, and career success. The Higher Education Academic and Career Advisor advises Tribal Members who seek to attend post-secondary educational institutions, and identifies high school and GED graduates and/or students who have withdrawn from higher education studies to return to school. Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related filed is required. Master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of three (3) years of experience working in an education field, and have familiarity with post-secondary institutions admissions process and requirements is required. Prior experience working in higher education administration, student affairs, student development or social work is preferred. Possession of a valid Florida Driver’s License is required. Must demonstrate excellent organizational and interpersonal skills. Must demonstrate proficient computer skills utilizing Microsoft software programs. Must have the ability to travel and work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays is a requirement of this position.
The Seminole Tribe of Florida provides a comprehensive benefits package.
The Seminole Tribe of Florida is a drug free workplace, drug screening is a requirement of employment. We exercise Native American preference.