SSS Academic and Career Advisor SSS Academic and Career Advisor



This position is responsible for academic and career advising for TRiO/SSS Students. This position is also responsible for developing and teaching the TRiO Enrichment Course (First Year Seminar) fall course to TRiO/ SSS students. The advisor also collaborates with other TRiO team members to ensure grant requirements are met.


A Bachelor's degree required, a Master's degree preferred in guidance and counseling, educational leadership, administration, social work, developmental education or related field. Two years to five years of similar or related experience.

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Competitive salary. Participation in social security (FICA) and state retirement programs (KPERS).

Salary Range:  Base on experience and education

Position Status:  Full-time, 10-month position, 207 days

Application Priority Deadline:  February 11, 2019                              Application Closing Deadline: February 19, 2019

Start Date:  February 25, 2019 

·         We regret that the College is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status.

·         Successful applicant will be required to pass a criminal background check prior to employment.

·         Separate application required for additional or future openings.

Applications may be emailed to, faxed to 620-417-1124 or mailed.  Direct inquiries to Human Resources at 620-417-1123.

How to Apply  

To be considered, all of the following materials must be submitted to the address below:

1.       Completed and signed Seward County Community College application. For the employment application form click HERE

1.       Cover letter

2.       Job-related resume including contact information for three professional references.

3.       Transcripts from post-secondary education (copies are acceptable)

**If employed, official transcripts will be required within 30 days.  (Foreign transcripts must be translated and evaluated to determine equivalency to U.S. standards). 

If any of the required materials are not submitted with your application packet, your application will be deemed incomplete and will not be forwarded to the committee for screening.  Please notify Human Resources if you require any special accommodation(s) in meeting these requirements. 

Mailing Address:

Human Resources Office

SSS Academic & Career Advisor

Seward County Community College

PO Box 1137

Liberal KS 67901-1137

More information about Seward County Community College can be found at and SCCC Facts.

Selection Process

The search committee will conduct all minimum qualification appraisals as set forth on the position announcement and job description and reserve the right to limit the number of interviews granted.  Meeting the minimum qualifications for a position does not assure the applicant an interview.  Applicants selected for an interview will be notified of the time and place of the interview.  Interviews are usually conducted on campus by the search committee.  Additional interviews and/or teaching demonstrations may be required.

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