Whittier College is an independent, four-year Liberal Arts College distinguished by its small size (1600 undergraduates) and a nationally-recognized liberal arts program.Whittier College has a history of strong and innovative interdisciplinary programs and a diverse student body.The College is ideally situated in the scenic hills eighteen miles east of downtown Los Angeles.
Admission Counselor Admission Office at Whittier College seeks an Admission Counselor.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week (some nights and weekends) Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Full Time/Part Time status: Full Time Salary Range: $44,000-$48,000 annual; Salary will commensurate with experience, skills, and knowledge.
Reports to: Director of Admission
Location/Department: Whittier College (Main Campus)/Admission
Responsibilities: Responsibilities include planning and managing in assigned recruitment territories; representing the institution at high school visits and college fairs; reviewing and evaluating admission files; extensive contact with prospective students, their parents and high school counselors; other duties as assigned.
Non-essential Functions of the Job:
1. None identified at this time.
Position Specifications and Requirements: Bachelor's degree required. Effective interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills, and the ability to relate well to students, faculty, parents and staff are essential. Requires an organized, self-motivated, detail-oriented individual who is able to work well with enthusiasm as part of a team. Valid driver's license and dependable transportation required.
Application Deadline: Until Filled
The position is based in Whittier, California. To be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Whittier College, Attn: Human Resources Manager, 13406 E Philadelphia Street Whittier, CA 90608. AA/AOE.
Whittier College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against employees or applicants because of race, religion creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal Law
Whittier College is a residential four-year liberal arts institution that prepares students from diverse backgrounds to excel in a complex global society. Through challenging, interactive courses, taught by accomplished professors, students learn to make connections across disciplines, understand cultural perspectives, and integrate learning with practical application. Inspired by a Quaker heritage, the Whittier education equips students to be active citizens and effective communicators who embrace diversity and act with integrity.