Assistant Director, Student Success Services

  • Jarvis Christian University
  • Hawkins, TX, USA
  • Jul 10, 2024
Full time Advising/Counseling/Support Student Affairs

Job Description



·         Serves as the secondary point of contact regarding student matters.

·         Facilitates communication with individual students and groups of students

·         Serves as a resource for students, staff and faculty for student-related matters, policies and procedures

·         Ensures that processes and practices fully comply with appropriate legal, regulatory (federal, state and institutional

·         Definitively responds to all inquiries from students and to all inquiries regarding students.

·         Interfaces with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders,

·         Assists in overseeing functions of Student Support Services such as advising, ADA, peer tutoring and mentoring.

·         Serves as a resource and advocate for students

·         Manages extremely confidential student matters

·         Supervises student worker(s) as needed

·         Other duties as assigned

Preferred and Required Qualifications



Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in higher education administration.

  • A minimum of 2-3 years of higher education experience, particularly in areas of managing and/or coordinating projects, and student engagement.
  • A minimum of two years supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of post-secondary student development theory and/or personality theory;
  • Excellent listening and guidance skills; ability to easily relate to student needs and determine the course of actions.
  • Ability to support the area of SSS in efforts to increase student retention and graduation.
  • Knowledge of academic advising and current trends in higher education
  • Ability to communicate orally and in written format.
  • Ability to use current Microsoft applications including Publisher, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Knowledge of and experience using student information systems.
  • Ability to determine learning outcomes for student activities and programs and assess such.
  • Ability to perform detailed work independently, as well as, in a team environment

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