Student Success Advisor

Student Success Advisor


Surry Community College
630 South Main Street
Dobson, NC 27017
Phone: 336-386-8121

Job Location

Main Campus at Dobson, NC


Commensurate with education and experience



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, July 19, 2019
Closes: Friday, August 30, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, September 2, 2019

Expected Work Hours

Day and Special Events

Reports to

Melissa Recknor, Director of Student Success and Academic Advising

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor or Master’s degree related to student development, counseling, human services, education, or an academic related field. Experience/proficiency in the use of various software packages, effective oral and written communication skills, and the ability to coordinate and prioritize duties

Preferred Qualifications

Academic advising experience in an educational setting. Working knowledge of the Completion by Design and Achieving the Dream initiatives

Position Description

The Student Success Advisor works within institutional guidelines and College policies to provide a learning-centered advising experience for students. With a focus on student success, exceptional communication and customer service, the Advisor works with prospective students as they transition to the College, and works with current students as they matriculate through their program of study. The position reports to the Director, Student Success and Academic Advising and has the following responsibilities:

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How to Apply

Job Post Contact

Melonie Weathers