ACADEMIC ADVISOR (2022-2023) (#2094)

Texans Can Academies - Carrollton/Farmers Branch, 2720 Hollandale Lane, Farmers Branch TX 75234 (learn more)

Texans Can! Academies

Farmers Branch, Texas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 4043557
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: September 21, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The future of Texas and the world is in our classrooms. At Texans Can Academies, we are recruiting individuals committed to ensuring that all students are career ready. We know the choices facing today’s well-qualified professionals and we are thrilled that you are considering Texans Can Academies. 

 

We are currently looking for an Academic Advisor to join our Carrollton/Farmers Branch campus. If the following opportunity sounds like the right fit for you, please apply.

 

Primary Purpose:


An academic advisor is responsible for analyzing campus and student data in order to contribute to the growth and success of the campus. In doing so, they must ensure all students are effectively scheduled, recommend course offerings, and determine appropriate education solutions for the students of Texans Can Academies.  Academic advisors must accurately evaluate transcripts. They must understand state testing, state graduation requirements, and state accountability and able to help the entire campus build understanding and capacity in these areas.         

 

Education/Experience:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Equivalent Experience is required (Example: Associate’s Degree/Two years of College and Two years of related work experience)
  • Knowledge of TX High School Graduation Requirements and High School Scheduling, preferred.

 

Special Knowledge/Skills:

  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of systems and operations
  • Exhibits effective human relations and communication skills
  • Possesses skill in planning, problem-solving and organizing needed work assignment
  • Ability to coordinate school support operations
  • Skills in Microsoft Office Suite, SQL Data and Windows Applications

  

 

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

 

  1. Evaluate student transcripts and testing history to effectively schedule students towards graduation.
  2. Execute and manage the process of awarding credits.
  3. Responsible for the accuracy of student report cards and transcripts
  4. Collaborate with administrators in the development and revision of school master schedules and curriculum offerings.
  5. Maintains and updates state testing data , which drives campus instructional and operational decisions
  6. Coordinate the effectiveness and timeliness of the enrollment, scheduling, and academic records entry process.
  7. Assisting with the school’s testing processes, specifically ensuring that state testing rosters are accurate.
  8. Meet with students to discuss and educate them on state graduation requirements and their personal graduation plan.
  9. Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  10. Assist administration with verification with student’s graduation and activities related to graduation.
  11. Any other duties assigned and required.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

None

 

Equipment Used:

Personal computer, printer, fax machine, copier, and calculator.

 

Physical / Environmental Factors: 

 

Periods of frequent and prolonged travel. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Responsive Education Solutions considers applicants for all positions without regards to race, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, marital status, veteran or military status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Being authorized to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment. Texans Can Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

 

 

 

Texans Can Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1

Job Requirements

  • No experience required

Contact Information

  • Natalie Carpenter
  • 325 W. 12th St.
  • Dallas, Texas 75208

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