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Job ID: 107224

Idaho Go-On Advisor
University of Idaho

Date Posted May 30, 2018
Title Idaho Go-On Advisor
University University of Idaho
Department Career Services
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Boise, ID
    United States
  • Classified Staff
  • Admissions/Student Records/Registrar
    Administrative Support/Services

University of Idaho

Idaho Go-On Advisor

Location: Off Campus Location - Kuna, Caldwell and Nampa

Division/College: Enrollment Management

Employee Category: Classified

Pay Range: $14.08 per hour

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The primary purpose of the Idaho Go-On Advisor (I-Go) position will be to enhance the college matriculation rate for students within the partner high school as a near peer mentor. I-Go Advisors will report to the Supervisor of the Idaho Go-On Program and work directly with the partner high school college and career counselor. The I-Go Advisor position is located in a partner high school during the academic year to best support high school students in their college search process as well as encourage college campus visits. The I-Go Advisor will help students apply for admission to colleges and universities as well as apply for scholarships, FASFA and advanced opportunities/dual credit. To that end, financial literacy education for both parents and students will be an integral part of the Advisor's responsibilities. Said topics will be delivered through workshops, events, classroom presentations, one-on-one advising sessions, school functions (i.e., assemblies), and outreach visits to local middle schools and community groups. This position is contingent on funding.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Bachelor degree

- Recent graduate (within 2 years)

- Strong communication skills

- Strong organizational skills

- Familiarity with applying for college admission and financial aid

Preferred Qualifications:

- A previous graduate from an Idaho high school

- A graduate from the University of Idaho

- A first generation college student

- Prior experience working with high school and/or college students

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: SP001801P

Posting Date: 05/29/2018

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

Applications received by June 12, 2018 will be given priority.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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