Academic and Career Advisor

Evergreen State College   Olympia, WA   Full-time     Education
Posted on March 10, 2023
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Olympia, Washington
Academic and Career Advisor

Position Purpose
This position helps students understand Evergreen's curriculum, develop an academic plan, and choose programs and courses to explore interests and attain their goals; supports students in developing skills for college success, and makes referrals to college resources and support services as necessary; assists students in exploring and preparing for careers or post-baccalaureate education; supports engagement in experiential and service learning opportunities including internships; and assists students in understanding Evergreen policies and procedures. This position also has responsibility for coordination of events and programs that support the advising process and presentation of advising-related workshops as needed. This position reports to the Director of Academic and Career Advising. This is a half-time, overtime-eligible position in Academic and Career Advising on the Olympia Campus of The Evergreen State College. This position is exempt from Washington State Civil Service rules.

Salary and Benefits: $1,853.00 – $2,075.50 per month of half-time work + excellent benefits including paid sick and vacation leave; paid campus holidays; a generous medical, dental, life, and disability insurance package; and a tuition waiver program.
Closes: April 4, 2023
All requested application materials must be submitted by the deadline in order to be considered.

About the College
The Evergreen State College is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Since opening its doors in 1971, Evergreen has established a national reputation for leadership in developing innovative interdisciplinary, collaborative and team-taught academic programs. The college has a vibrant undergraduate program, graduate programs, and public service centers that constitute a unique academic setting. The college values a student-centered learning environment, a link between theory and practice, and a multicultural community of diverse faculty, students and staff working together. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or status as a protected veteran. For more information regarding Evergreen’s non-discrimination policies or to report discrimination, please visit the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity webpage at or contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Officer at (360) 867-5371, Room 3102 Library Building, 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW, Olympia, WA 98505.