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ADMISSION COUNSELOR/APPLICATION MANAGER
Carroll College, a Catholic, Liberal Arts College in Helena, MT, is seeking an energetic and creative Admissions Counselor/Application Manger. Responsibilities include: promotion of the College through high school visitations and college day/night programs; planning and implementation of a comprehensive 12-month recruitment strategy to prospective students; assisting with campus visitations for prospective students and parents (on/off campus); developing relationships with high school counselors and related personnel; establishing and maintaining positive relationships with parents and alumni. Quality control, maintenance and processing of application files (to include first year, international, transfer and special populations), as well as applicable decisions and materials.
A Bachelor’s degree, the ability to articulate the value of a Catholic, liberal arts education to prospective students and parents, excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated leadership skills are required. The candidate must also have the ability to relate to and demonstrate enthusiasm to engage, motivate, excite, and entice young people to attend Carroll College; exhibit professionalism, demonstrate applicable computer experience with preferred Operating systems (Windows and/or MacOS), Office suites (Microsoft Office, G Suite), Presentation software (PowerPoint, Keynote), Spreadsheets (Excel, Google Spreadsheets, etc.), Communication and collaboration tools (Slack, Skype, etc.) and Customer relationship management systems (CRM), and possess a valid driver’s license. The candidate must be able to support the College’s mission statement, work independently and in a team environment and be goal-oriented.
Approximate start date is September 1, 2020. To receive priority consideration, please submit an electronic copy of your letter of application, resume, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references by August 17th to email@example.com
Communications and Social Media Coordinator
Rocky Mountain College, a small liberal arts institution in Billings, Montana, is accepting applications for a Communications and Social Media Coordinator. This is an entry level position.
Key Responsibilities include:
• Assist in the development and creation of the institution’s strategic communication plan and social media content calendar;
• Manage and develop content for institutional media platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube;
• Collaborate on college-wide integrated social media plans and campaigns with Alumni Relations, Advancement, Admissions and Athletics to promote institutional and departmental initiatives;
• Analyze results of social media content and campaigns utilizing native and third party data analytics tools, while regularly presenting results, key takeaways and associated recommendations for improvement;
• Work with an enthusiastic and dedicated Enrollment Services staff. Position Requirements:
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. • Ability to engage online audiences, specifically prospective students, as well as to provide valuable guidance on social media strategies to campus partners.
• Must be self-directed and able to work well with students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Experience in higher education is a plus.
• Is curious, driven to tell impactful stories, able to prioritize and think strategically and able to see the big picture while keeping a close eye on the details.
• Has proven ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize, and perform well on deadline as well as on long-term projects.
Miles Community College
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Reasonable Accommodations Statement To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Job Description @ https://content.milescc.edu/Employment/JobDescriptions/RegistrarPD-June2020.pdf
More Information @ https://www.milescc.edu/Employment/
During this time, counselors, students, parents, and members have asked for a place to host continue resources and updates from the campuses and other partners and agencies.
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Variety of Helpful Resources
The National Association for College Admissions Counseling | NACAC is closely monitoring the evolving news about the coronavirus (COVID-19). See below for:
▶ Coronavirus and College Admission
▶ Updates on NACAC College Fairs and Conferences
▶ Information from Related Organizations
▶ Factors Affecting the College Admission Process
▶ Other Impacts
▶ Additional Resources
In accordance with the CDC recommendations to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the MSCA Spring Conference has been cancelled. MSCA will issue full refunds to registrants starting this week. Refunds will be issued in the form of registration payment (i.e. credit cards will be credited, checks returned).
MSCA knows how important professional development is for our members, therefore we will be working on duplicating the content of the conference in a “Virtual” Conference. Further communication about this opportunity will be heading your way in the coming weeks.
In the meantime, for school counselors working to transition their programs online, check out the MSCA Resources and see here for help and resources from ASCA
Virtual School Counseling Resources
Planning for Virtual/Distance School Counseling During an Emergency Shutdown Download the PDF.
Webinar on Demand: School Counseling in a Virtual Setting
Watch the webinar. Open to members and nonmembers.
Position Statement: The School Counselor and Virtual School CounselingRead the full position statement
Magazine Article: It’s a Virtual World
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Additional COVID-19 ResourcesHere are some suggestions and resources to consider as you provide support to your students regarding COVID-19. as well as links to other education-related organizations with valuable information to share.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Web CenterThis web center has been created to keep NASFAA members and the financial aid community updated on pertinent news related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). This web center is updated daily with new items marked as *NEW*.
NASFAA Articles & Statements
NASFAA "Off The Cuff" Podcast Episodes
We are planning a VIRTUAL College Signing Day for Wednesday, May 6!
The Montana University System and Reach Higher Montana are partnering to celebrate all Montana High School Seniors who plan to commit to their post-secondary plans. Please encourage every high school senior you know to visit ReachHigherMontana.org/classof2020 to learn more. All resources for student participation can be found at this website. We want to make sure all Montana high school students can participate. Here are two quick, easy ways for your students to join the fun. Email the following to: Classof2020@ReachHigherMontana.org
All materials are due no later than midnight on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. Materials may also be mailed to: Reach Higher Montana, 40 West 6th Avenue, Helena, MT 59601. All submissions received by Friday, April 10th, will be eligible for early bird drawings! Winners will be posted on ReachHigherMontana.org and will be shared on social media. Students who send in a video or email will be entered into a random drawing for prizes including a $500 scholarship, a laptop and more!
We know there is great uncertainty in these times. We also know that students may not have the technology resources to participate. As such, we hope you will assist them as much as possible. Please help us spread the word about this great opportunity by sharing this information with your students and their families via email and social media.
How your schools can participate:
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ACT is offering digital learning and workforce resources to assist students, teachers, schools and workers impacted by COVID-19.
We’re committed to serving community needs during this challenging time. The resources below are adaptable for use in home, through online learning and in workforce settings. Bookmark this page to stay on top of the ever-changing landscape as new resources and announcements are added. To see a full list of updates and resources visit the link below:
SAT / THE COLLEGE BOARD UPDATES
Below you will find a summary updates relating to at-home digital AP exam and the AP Classroom supports. The full details of the update can be found on the AP Central Coronavirus Updates page.
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