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Student Academic Support Advisor

Student Academic Support Advisor

Job Description

Hondros College is seeking a Student Academic Support Advisor for the Westerville Campus!


Position Summary: Provide academic advising support to Online RN-BSN students through advising, especially related to registration and student retention. Responsible for assisting campus in sustaining an environment of academic and professional excellence for students and educational team members. The Student Academic Support Advisor supports student life and learning through student advocacy, academic coaching, customer service, campus and community support. The Student Academic Support Advisor works closely with all campus departments to support student success and persistence endeavors. The Student Academic Support Advisor engages in these responsibilities primarily thru varying communication channels including phone, email, text, and enrollment management software.



Job Requirements

Job Requirements: The following job requirements represent minimum levels of education, experience and competencies/abilities needed to perform this job successfully:


1. Education: Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s preferred (or equivalent professional experience)


2. Experience: One to three years’ experience working in an academic advising role, at a post-secondary institution at the Bachelor level or higher.


3. Competencies:  

Communication Skills 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with faculty, staff and student populations
  • Exceptional customer service and organizational skills
  • Presentation and public speaking skills
  • Ability to work independently or in a team. Interact effectively and work collaboratively with other departments.


Critical Thinking 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Understand open-ended questioning, non-verbal communication and active listening
  • Understand how to create, read, and interpret reports/data
  • Understand current trends in Academic Advising and higher education.
  • Ability to exercise considerable judgment in the application of college policies and procedures.


Technical Skills 

  • Understanding of the online learning environment at the post-secondary level.



  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and successfully meet deadlines.
  • Ability to adapt to changing assignments and multiple priorities.
  • Ability to be creative and innovative.

We Offer:

  • A great benefits package including Medical, Dental & Vision
  • Company Paid & Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Company paid holidays
  • Company paid Education
  • Retirement Savings Plan (401k with Employer Match)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)


Company Overview

Hondros College is a respected institution, educating nurses at four Ohio campuses in Fairborn, Independence, West Chester, and Westerville, where students can earn a Practical Nursing Diploma and an Associate Degree in Nursing. Additionally, registered nurses in Ohio and other states can earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree through the online RN-BSN completion program. Hondros College is dedicated to its mission, as well as the students, partners, and communities in which they serve.


Job Snapshot

Base Pay $40,000.00 - $45,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Education, Customer Service, Admin - Clerical
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Education - Teaching - Administration, Sales - Marketing
Required Travel Not Specified
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Student Academic Support Advisor

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