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ADMISSIONS COUNSELLOR

Vanguard College

Edmonton, AB

Website: www.vanguardcollege.com

Full-time term position (1.0)

Start Date: Immediate – End Date: May 15, 2021

Closing Date: open until position filled

 

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Summary
The Admissions Counsellor represents the College with excellence, advances the mission to develop and mobilize Spirit-empowered leaders to be fruitful in God’s mission, and upholds the shared vision and values of Vanguard College. The Admissions Counsellor supports the Enrolment Services Director and the Enrolment Services Department as a whole, to develop relationships between prospective students and Vanguard College.

Functions
1. Recruitment – Recruit prospective students
2. Development – Develop strategic relationships with stakeholders
3. Admissions – Guide students through the process of admissions
4. Advise – Advise first-year students on program and course registrations
5. Registration – Assist first year students on registering for first semester courses
6. Transfer Credit – Assist the ESD with transfer credit estimates for inquiries and applicants
7. Ministry Relations – build relationships with youth pastors

Vanguard College is a bible college and discipleship training school with 220 students on campus, 75 students on-line and approximately 30 staff. Vanguard makes a significant contribution in shaping and inspiring the next generation of leaders for the kingdom of God in Alberta and beyond and also equips a wide range of essential support roles in churches and para-church organizations. Vanguard College offers certificates, diplomas and degrees in Pastoral, Youth, Missions, Children’s and Family Ministry, Worship, and Pastoral Care & Counseling.

Here at Vanguard College you will have the opportunity to work in a:

  • Dynamic and fast paced team
  • Healthy Christian work environment

The Admissions Counsellor will support the Enrolment Services Director and the Enrolment Department, as a whole, to develop relationships between prospective students and Vanguard College.

Key Objectives:

  1. Recruitment – Recruit prospective students
  2. Development – Develop strategic relationships with key stakeholders – Youth Pastors
  3. Admissions – Guide students through the process of admissions

Key Skills:

  • Excellent organizational, administrative skills, and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills with experience in public speaking.
  • Strong relationship building skills and positive attitude.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others.
  • Advance computer skills, including word processing, data management, website maintenance, social media, and mail merge.
  • Creative and innovative.
  • Experience in promotions is an asset

Education and Experience:

  • Post-secondary Diploma or Degree
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in related field

We thank all applicants for their interest. If you identify with these values and possess these skills, please send your cover letter and resume to humanresources@vanguardcollege.com.

Please note in the subject line: ADMISSIONS COUNSELLOR - Vanguard College.

Apply By Date: 30/09/2020