Admissions Advisor

  • Part Time
  • Quincy, IL
  • Posted on March 30, 2022
  • Salary: Salary range begins at $16.00 per hour

Website John Wood Community College

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Job Description

This is a part-time, 12-month, non-exempt position that reports to the Director of Admissions and is located at the main campus in Quincy, Illinois.  Position begins immediately.

This position’s primary role is relational recruitment with a focus on adult students. The Advisor will counsel prospective students on admissions, financial aid, available support, academic programs, and careers. Emphasis will be to increase prospects, applicants, and enrollees throughout all programs and locations. Additional duties may include presenting to groups, coordinating visits, attending college fairs and community events, and coordinating JWCC events to promote recruitment. This position will include some evening hours to meet the needs of the Admissions Office.



2-4 years of related experience and a bachelor’s degree is preferred.  Preference will be given to those with a proven background in customer services, sales experience, and the ability to track and meet goals. This position requires proficiency with Microsoft Office and data entry; strong verbal and written communication skills; the ability to stay organized and multitask; excellent customer service; and a willingness to learn.


We are committed to achieving workforce diversity reflective of our communities.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, marital status, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any legally protected status. If you are a person with a disability and need assistance applying for a job please submit a request to

How to Apply

To receive full consideration, submit a resume and cover letter by April 17, 2022, by visiting Position is open until filled.