Part-Time Office Assistant, Academic Talent Search

  • Part Time
  • Quincy, IL
  • Posted on October 16, 2020
  • Salary: Salary range begins at $10.56 per hour.
  • This position has been filled

Website John Wood Community College

Find Your Path

This is a part-time, 12 month, non-exempt, grant-funded position that reports to the Manager of Academic Talent Search and is located on the JWCC Campus in Quincy, Illinois. 

This position is responsible for providing support to the Academic Talent Search program, which promotes the completion of secondary education and entry into post-secondary education for district students who primarily are first generation and/or meet income guidelines. This includes maintaining the database, creating correspondence, recording meetings, scheduling and publicizing events. This position is also responsible for preparing newsletters, brochures and other materials for the program for distribution. Academic Talent Search is a TRIO program funded by grants from the Department of Education. Hours are flexible during normal business hours, Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am-12pm, with some occasional nights and weekends.

An associate degree and one year of office experience is required.  Must have excellent organizational and communication skills, be able to relate well to a diverse student population and handle confidential matters with discretion. This position requires strong computer skills. Preference will be given to applicants who are examples of the targeted population.

This position is not eligible for benefits.

How to Apply

To receive full consideration, submit a resume with cover letter and transcripts by Monday, November 2, 2020 by visiting Applications from qualified persons who are members of racial or ethnic minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. John Wood Community College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, religion, disability or other factors prohibited by law.