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The Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) is Tennessee's largest higher education system, governing 40 post-secondary educational institutions with over 200 teaching locations. The TBR system includes 13 community colleges and 27 colleges of applied technology, providing programs to students across the state, country and world.

Recruiter/Admissions Advisor

  • Springfield, Tennessee, United States
  • Staff
  • Staff Full-Time

Title: Recruiter/Admissions Advisor

Institution: Volunteer State Community College

Campus Location: VSCC- Springfield Center

Job Summary:

The objectives of this position are to plan, implement, and evaluate programs and activities to recruit prospective students for admission to the college; identify target markets and support implementation of Marketing/Recruitment plan; assist students through the application/admission process; extensive travel within the VSCC services area is required; and must have excellent written and oral communication skills and good computer skills.

Job Duties:

Recruit prospective students by making high school visits, attending day/night college fairs, career days, and community events where a college recruitment presence is appropriate. Assist prospective students, both in person, and at a distance, in the decision-making, application, and enrollment process. Staff special recruiting activities, including but not limited to, events and communication targeted at prospective TN Promise applicants. Enter and maintain data related to prospective students in the Ellucian Banner Prospect module, and/or other customer relationship management (CRM) software.(Slate) Cultivate relations with high school personnel and school counselors in the Volunteer State Community College service area within Robertson County. Assist with implementation of special activities for school counselors. Respond to inquiries from prospective students using, but not limited to, telephone, email, and social media/online chat. Conduct telecounseling calls to prospective students, parents, and other constituent groups. Assist with special events and activities to bring prospective students and other constituent groups to the campus. Foster and cultivate positive interaction with other departments and academic divisions across campus. Work in collaboration and cooperation with all departments and academic divisions. Represent, in a positive manner, Volunteer State Community College, the Division of Student Services, and the Office of Admissions with all internal and external constituents. This position is assigned to recruit students and market VSCC services specifically to Robertson County. Market and promote VSCC workforce development services and community services provided by the college. Foster and cultivate relationships with employers, businesses, non-profits within Robertson County. Other duties as assigned. 

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree.
Two years of related experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in student recruitment, especially at a community college.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Ability to react to change productively.
Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.
Must have good computer skills.
Travel within the Volunteer State Community College service area is required.

Pay Rate: $35,568 - $41,770 annual salary depending on experience

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Unofficial transcripts are acceptable for the application process. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

Applicants may be subject to a background check.

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