Outreach Advisor – Educational Talent Search (Grant Funded)

Outreach Advisor – Educational Talent Search (Grant Funded)


James Sprunt Community College
133 James Sprunt Drive
Kenansville, NC 28349
Phone: 910-296-2400

Job Location

Kenansville, NC




Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Closes: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Target Start Date

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type

Full-Time Permanent

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree.  Some knowledge of assessment of disadvantaged populations.  Ability to communicate effectively with participants and supporting agencies, community, constituents, parents, and target area schools.  Some experience in counseling or instruction.  Some experience with low-income, minority, and disadvantaged populations.  Some experience in group and/or individual workshop development and presentation.  Flexible scheduling to include travel and overnight.  Reliable transportation.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree; Bilingual; Career Readiness Certificate (CRC); Some computer application and word processing experience; Bilingual.

Position Description

Implement recruitment and orientation of participants into the program from the assigned target area; oversee participant selection process by working with middle and high school principals, counselors, teachers, and local/state agencies in the target area; establish and maintain a liaison with designated community agencies and schools; visit target schools regularly to assure that all communications concerning the program and the participants are clear and consistent.  

How to Apply

Please visit https://jamessprunt.peopleadmin.com/ to apply.  An unofficial transcript is required to apply.  No paper applications will be accepted.  

Job Post Contact

Debbie Martin/Tonya Kenan/Rhonda Sholar/Danielle Lewis

Human Resources