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Job Title CAREER ADVISOR
Position Number 8101943
Job Category University Staff
Job Type Full-Time
FLSA Status Exempt
Campus Rogers Park-Lake Shore Campus
Department Name CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Location Code CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER (02045A)
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No
Duties and Responsibilities
JOB SUMMARY: Provides career advising to current students (undergraduates and graduate students) and alumni from the School of Communication and the School of Continuing & Professional Studies. Loyola’s Career Development Center (CDC) utilizes a liaison model of program and service delivery. Liaison career advisors will develop and maintain strong relationships with a variety of stakeholders related to their affiliated Schools, including but not limited to, faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, and employers. Information about Loyola’s Professional Schools can be found at: http://www.luc.edu/academics/schools.shtml.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Reporting to the Associate Director, the Career Advisor assists students, across their college experience and after graduation, in career development and job readiness. The Career Advisor (through individual, group, and/or electronic media) assists students in: choosing majors and careers, identifying areas of interest and strength, and developing strategies to achieve career goals.
Minimum Education and/or Work Experience
Master’s degree in College Student Personnel, Counseling or related field required and minimum of two years related experience. Familiarity with career assessments (Strong and MBTI) as well as knowledge of student development/career theory.
-Background in career advising, and direct or indirect experience in the affiliated academic areas/associated industries is required.
-Familiarity with career assessments (Strong and MBTI) and student development/career theory.
- Strong instructional, public speaking, and presentation skills
- Proven oral and written communication ability
- Excellent interpersonal skills; demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a contributing team member
- Experience working with faculty, staff, and/or administration to further develop programs and services for students
Demonstrated familiarity with career-related software; Microsoft Office; Prezi or other presentation platforms; digital/social media and virtual networking strategies, including electronic portfolios (ePortfolios) and LinkedIn.
Supervisory Responsibilities No
Required operation of university owned vehicles No
Does this position require direct animal or patient contact? No
Physical Demands Standing
Working Conditions Noise
Open Date 10/12/2018
Close Date 10/19/2018
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/9362