Admissions Coach

Admissions Coach


Western Piedmont Community College
1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: 828-438-6000

Job Location

Main Campus


Hiring Range – Minimum to Midpoint ($3,009 – 3,761/monthly)



Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Closes: Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, August 12, 2019

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Director of Enrollment Management

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

1. Bachelor’s degree in related field of admissions, higher education, recruiting, program planning or communication.

2. Excellent communication and presentation skills in both group and individual situations required.

3. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations.

4. Ability to accommodate some overnight travel for recruiting and College related professional development opportunities after normal business hours may be required.

5. Must have a valid North Carolina driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Master’s degree in related field of admissions, higher education, recruiting, program planning or communication preferred.

2. Two years of experience in admissions, student activities, recruiting, program planning or related area preferred.

3. Familiarity with four-year institutions, articulation agreements, educational partnerships and transfer processes preferred.

4. Excellent computer skills including spreadsheets, word-processing, and windows-based applications preferred.

Position Description

Under the direction of the Director of Enrollment Management, the Admissions Coach will be responsible for providing admissions information to potential students and providing transfer information to current students. This position will drive and enhance campus efforts to identify and remove barriers to student retention and transfer and help develop and implement methods of evaluation for transfer and career activities.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online at

Job Post Contact

Anita Berry

Benefit/Recruitment Specialist

Western Piedmont Community College

(828) 448-3127