• Student Success Coach

    Posted: 05/22/2023

    Georgia Northwestern Technical College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Student Success Coach. The Student Success Coach will be responsible for coordinating and conducting focused academic advising and student support services to help students persist in their program of study. This position provides services which include student advisement, academic progress review (traditional, online, and hybrid), and development and coordination of retention efforts for new and continuing students. The Student Success Coach gathers statistical information and develops strategies to retain students. This grant funded position will be located on the Gordon County Campus, and may be required to travel to other campuses to meet operational requirements. This position will report to the Strengthening Institutions Program Coordinator.
    Required Qualifications: The applicant must possess an associate’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.  Applicant must possess excellent interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills, organizational skills, technology skills, and decision-making skills
    Preferred Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a supporting discipline or a related field and have at least two years of working experience in an adult education environment.  Experience working within a multi-campus operation.  Possess research and analytical skills, problem solving skills, prioritizing skills and data entry skills.
    Starting Salary: $41,000
    Benefits:  Benefits include 13 paid State holidays, annual and sick leave, State of Georgia benefits package that includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, etc. We offer two retirement plans, the Teachers Retirement System of Georgia or the Employee’s Retirement System of Georgia and 401K options.
    Application Process:  All application packets MUST be completed via the GNTC Online Job Center at www.gntc.edu/about/employment/.  We do not accept resumes, transcripts, etc. in any other format except through the Online Job Center.  As a part of the application process, interested candidates will also be required to upload documents such as a resume, work reference contact information, and transcripts if applicable.  Pursuant to college policy, a thorough background investigation, including a criminal history records check, shall be conducted on all candidates prior to being hired for any position with our college.  Some positions may require a motor vehicle record search, credit history and drug screen. No phone calls or emails please.
    A Unit of the Technical College System of Georgia
    Equal Opportunity Employer
    Georgia Northwestern Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam Era, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). Any violation or questions can be directed to Elizabeth Barksdale, Director of Human Resources, Title IX Coordinator (Employees), Office I104, One Maurice Culberson Drive, Rome, GA 30161, at 706-295-6592; Brittany Elrod, Director of Accessibility Services, Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Title IX/Equity Coordinator (Students), Office A127C, One Maurice Culberson Drive, Rome, GA 30161, at 706-295-6908. Telephone numbers are accessible to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing through the Georgia Relay by dialing 711 or 1-800-255-0056 from a TTY/TDD.