Details for Veterans Upward Bound Advisor and Instructor

Program Advisor/Instructor – Part-time

Rapid City, South Dakota Site

Western Nebraska Community College in Scottsbluff, NE is currently accepting applications for the part-time position of Program Advisor/Instructor for the Veterans Upward Bound Program at the Rapid City, SD site.  This position will work up to 28 hours per week.

Responsibilities: Work with Program Assistant in the continued development and implementation of the Veterans Upward Bound Program (college preparatory program); assist in the recruitment of eligible U.S. veterans; shared responsibility in promoting the program and events in western South Dakota (travel required); provide academic, career assessments, and instruction to prepare students to enter into postsecondary educational programs; assist with financial aid and scholarship application process; document program activities and assist with annual performance reporting; assist with the planning and execution of educational and cultural activities. Position located in Rapid City, SD. 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education required. Master’s degree and coursework or experience in teaching and education or psychology a plus. Additional skills desired are experience in program or events management; ability to work with a diverse population; demonstrated proficiency in navigating various computer applications; or any equivalent combination of education and experience providing the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the required duties. 

Salary:  Commensurate. 

Start Date:  Immediate. 

Application Deadline:  Open until filled.

Application ProcedureEmail cover letter, current resume, academic transcripts, and the completed Employment Application (available at at the top of the Human Resources page) to; or mail to Human Resources Office, Western Nebraska Community College, 1601 East 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1815; or fax to 308.635.6161.