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Assistant Director of College Success Advising

Iowa Western Community College locationCouncil Bluffs, IA
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Job Location
Council bluffs, IA, United States


The Assistant Director is responsible for supervising and building relationships with the team of College Success Advisors, Faculty, and Staff across the division and college. Will provide active training and support in accordance with our Guided Pathways model. In addition, will communicate the department's vision, mission, and goals to the team.

Required Qualification

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Iowa Western's Student Services Division fosters learning environments that engage and empower our students to grow and develop. All Student Services staff members must have the ability to excel in a team and individual settings, multi-task, problem solve, manage their time, and maintain positive relationships with students, staff, and faculty while thriving in a fast pace environment.
  • A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience in student services at a post-secondary institution is required, preferably in academic advising, student development, or a similar department.
  • Experience that demonstrates: sensitivity to and an understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, ethnic, and disability backgrounds of community college students.
  • The ability to provide leadership, supervision, direction, support, and guidance to the College Success Advising staff members.
  • Ability to pass a background check.

Preferred Qualification

Master's Degree

Physical Demands

Work is routinely performed in an office environment, specifically in the Clark Hall Welcome Center, and in various areas around the college.

Requires prolonged standing or sitting. Requires frequent bending, stooping or stretching. May require light lifting. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity. Requires ability to distinguish letters or symbols. Requires the use of office equipment such as computer terminals, calculator, telephone, faxes, and copiers.

Salary : 42,000

Benefits Summary

Iowa Western Community College offers an outstanding benefits package, including on-site supervised tutoring for school aged children who are in an online or hybrid school model, generous employer paid health, dental, life, disability plans and up to $2500 toward a Health Savings Account. Our retirement program includes the IPERS Pension Plan or TIAA with 9.44% employer contribution. We believe in work/life balance and employees get great perks, including free access to our brand-new Wellness Center and fitness classes (at no cost to employees and their spouses), paid vacation, sick leave, and up to 17 paid holidays per year, plus discounts on campus and other major retailers. Tuition Reimbursement is offered to all employees and their families and Tuition Assistance for employees equals thousands of dollars paid by IWCC toward an education at Iowa Western!
We offer a quality of life that is hard to match in the metro area! Come explore the possibilities at IWCC, where œThe World Is Waiting!
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