Career Pathways Specialist

Career Pathways Specialist


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC


$ 30,068


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Closes: Friday, January 18, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, February 18, 2019

Expected Work Hours

Full-time, M-F

Reports to

Director of Admissions and Records

Employment Type

Full-time, 12 months

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelors Degree required. Must have experience with Microsoft products, including Word and Excel and strong communication skills to assist students, parents, faculty, staff, and the general public.  Exemplary interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills required.  The ability to work in a fast-paced environment is required.  One year of relevant experience is required. 

The candidate must possess strong written and interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and the ability to manage time, prioritize work and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. The individual must possess a strong work ethic; the ability to work individually and as a team member; and the ability to maintain confidentiality of student records in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). The candidate must have excellent customer/student service skills in working with constituencies across the institution including staff at all levels, faculty, students, and committees.


Preferred Qualifications

 Experience with the Colleague computer system is preferred.  A National Career Readiness Certificate and bilingual are preferred.

Position Description

Primary responsibilities include serving as an informational resource to students and potential students regarding career pathways available at WCC; assisting students with completing the admissions intake process; conducting acceptance interviews; assisting students with registration; and scheduling, administration and interpretation of placement tests. Additional responsibilities include entering and maintaining accurate applicant and student information in Colleague/SoftDocs and participation in recruitment and retention activities.  Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.

INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system.  Located in Goldsboro, NC, the college serves Wayne and adjoining counties.  Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications and post-secondary transcripts via ApplicantOne at  No paper applications will be accepted.  Applications will be screened and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.

Job Post Contact

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