Description: Our Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion:
California State University (CSU), Chico is a comprehensive and residential public university, holding Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) designation. Chico State operates as part of the 23-campus CSU system, which educates the most ethnically, economically, and academically diverse student body in the nation. The University enrolls over 15,000 students, with over half identifying as first-generation college students.
Chico State is committed to recruiting outstanding candidates who reflect the intersectional identities of our student body. The ideal candidate will embrace our values predicated on the primacy of student success and the elimination of equity gaps, have demonstrated experience working with diverse populations, and will contribute to policies, programs, and practices that support an inclusive, accessible, and equitable learning and working environment. Black, Indigenous, People of Color, veterans, and those with diverse abilities are encouraged to apply. Job/Department Summary:
Under general direction of the AVP, Student Success Initiatives & University Advising, the Advisor Training & Development Coordinator independently performs highly complex professional student services work. This position provides leadership and guidance on best practices in the field to develop learning outcomes and assessment metrics aligning with institutional strategic priorities and student success initiatives. The incumbent will use highly developed communication skills and personal contact to develop creative solutions, which address the needs of campus personnel who perform academic advisement. In particular, this position will focus on developing, delivering and coordinating training programs for both new and existing advisors across campus. Responsibilities include planning and assessment of programs, services, policies, and procedures, relative to training within the field of Academic Advising, and integrates approaches across organizational lines. Incumbent will perform student advisement, using a high degree of judgment, persuasiveness, and imagination and professional skills, to guide students on complex problems from the investigation and analysis stage through the solution and implementation stage. This position provides services to promote access, academic achievement and graduation of enrolling undergraduate students. Mandatory Vaccinations:
The CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be fully immunized against COVID-19 or have received a medical or religious exemption. Selected candidates should be prepared to comply with this requirement. Preferences:
Preference may be given to applicants with the following as they may be considered specialized skills:
Required Education and Experience:
- Experience working with faculty and staff.
- Experience developing programming for students.
Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university in one of the behavioral sciences, public or business administration, or a job-related field. AND
Three years of full-time professional experience in one of the student services program areas or in a related field; experience should give evidence of competence and indicate the potential for further growth.
A Master's degree in a job-related field may be substituted for one year of the professional experience. Additional specialized experience which demonstrates the applicant has successfully applied the knowledge and abilities of a Student Services professional may also be substituted for required education on a year-for year basis. Time Base:
Full-time- 1.0 Pay Plan:
12/12 Work Schedule:
Mon-Fri 8:00am-5:00pm, Summer - Mon-Thurs 7:00am-5:30pm. Salary and Benefits Information:
$4,691 - $6,683 per month / $56,292 - $80,196 annually (New employees should anticipate being hired at the beginning of the salary range)
This position qualifies for benefits including tuition fee waiver (if eligible).
CSU, Chico offers a number of benefits to its employees (e.g., sick leave, vacation, health insurance). For more information please visit https://www.calstate.edu/csu-system/careers/benefits/Documents/employee-benefits-summary.pdf Additional Information:
California State University, Chico, in accordance with CSU policy, requires that the successful candidate complete a background check (including a criminal records check, sexual offender registry check, and/or fingerprinting) prior to assuming this position. Failure to satisfactorily complete or pass the background check may impact the job offer or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for posted positions identified as sensitive. This position is considered a sensitive position based on CSU guidelines. Incumbent is responsible for the safety and security of Level 1 data, sometimes also referred to as Level 1 protected data. This is confidential information that is in most cases protected by statutes, regulations, or other legal mandates.
The person holding this position is considered a "General Mandated Reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 (revised July 21, 2017) as a condition of employment. About Chico State:
Graduate and undergraduate programs boast high-quality research experiences, exceptional faculty mentoring, and civic and global engagement opportunities. The campus motto, "Today Decides Tomorrow," is brought to life by inclusive pedagogy, experiential learning, and co-curricular programming. The Chico Experience prepares students to be critical thinkers, engaged citizens, and inspired stewards of environmental, social, and economic resources. Together, they will become leaders solving the challenges of the 21st century.
The campus is located in Northern California, 90 minutes from the state capital, Sacramento, and a three-hour drive from the San Francisco Bay Area. Chico offers year-round natural beauty, outdoor leisure activities, and a thriving arts, music, and events scene. We acknowledge and are mindful that California State University, Chico stands on lands that were originally occupied by the first people of this area, the Mechoopda, and we recognize their distinctive spiritual relationship with this land and the waters that run through campus.
The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, National origin, sex, sexual orientation, covered veteran status, or any other protected status.
Chico State is not a sponsoring agency for staff and management positions (i.e. H-1B Visas).
Open Until Filled (Review of Applications will begin 07/05/22. Applications received after that date may be considered.)
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled