Adult Education Transition Coordinator

  • Full Time
  • Quincy, IL
  • Posted on September 13, 2022

Website John Wood Community College

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Job Description

This is a full-time, grant-funded, 12-month, non-exempt position that reports to the Manager of Adult Education and is located at the main campus in Quincy, Illinois.  Position begins immediately.

This position provides support and transition services for students in the Adult Education program, an instructional program providing basic education classes, preparation for high school equivalency (GED) and English language proficiency.  Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assist students with goal setting and development of a career pathway.
  • Provide student orientation, assessment, and monitor student progress.
  • Coordinate support services for academic persistence and success.
  • Assist students transitioning to credit classes.



A bachelor’s degree in social services, counseling, or a related field with 3-5 years of experience working with at-risk individuals is recommended.  Must be able to meet with students at all class locations throughout the district.



Salary range begins at $18.00 per hour.



JWCC offers a competitive benefits package, which includes health, dental, vision, prescription insurance, vacation, sick days, personal days, paid holidays, tuition waivers for employee and family, and State University Retirement System.


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 visiting Position is open until filled with review of applications beginning immediately.