Health Careers Advisor

Health Careers Advisor

• Job No:
• Classification:Student Services Professional 2
• Grade:Grade 78 (38% GeoDiff)
• Work type:On Campus, Staff Full-time
• Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
• School/Business unit:UAF Kuskokwim Campus
• Location:Bethel
• Categories: Academic Advising/Support, Health Profession, Student Affairs/Services

Position Summary:
The UAF Kuskokwim Campus (KuC) in Bethel, Alaska is searching for a new Health Career Advisor to join the student services team. We are looking for an individual who will be passionate about the job, has exemplary organizational skills and a team player. The Student Services department is central to the campus and to the community of Bethel. The perfect candidate will have excellent communication skills, be flexible, and able to work with a diverse population. KuC is a fantastic place to work. Please apply here!


As our Health Careers Advisor you will join a compassionate and knowledgeable student services team at the Kuskokwim Campus (KuC) in which you will be monitoring academic progress for each student. You will need to have good decision-making and problem solving skills. You will establish and maintain genuine open relationships with your advisees, show interest and be involved in their academic progress, share advice and knowledge, as well as being a good listener.

To thrive in this role, you must have experience in guiding and helping students to meet their educational goals and being able to help enhance their college experience. You must stay up to date with the University policies in order to effectively communicate any new changes to students whom you advise. You must be willing to share knowledge and give advice and monitor academic progress. You will stay in consistent communication with students throughout the academic year to guide them in the different college processes.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in relevant field and two years relevant experience in nursing, education, or similar required, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Additional Information:

This is a full-time, 10.5 month, non-exempt staff position complete with both a competitive salary and New hires will be placed on the, Grade 78, based on education and experience.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a successful candidate is identified.

This position is a term-funded position and is reviewed annually for contract renewal at the University's discretion.

*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction. Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not eligible.

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

UA is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, educational institution and provider and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Stasia Craddick, CRCD HR Coordinator, at or 907-474-6569.

Applications Close: Open until filled

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Bethel, AK

15 day(s) ago

Closing Date 2024-09-10