Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
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  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.
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Temple University Academic Advisor I in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Reference #: 21000286DescriptionWorking under the guidance of more experienced staff in the College of Liberal Arts, the Academic Advisor I advises students regarding curricular requirements, course scheduling, program selection, and academic standing. The Advisor I meets regularly with students on an individual and group basis to discuss academic and professional goals, and refers students to resources throughout the College and University as appropriate. The Advisor I reviews transcripts, placement exams and student files in preparation for new student orientation, and delivers presentations during group advising sessions. The Advisor I works closely with faculty and staff to administer program, College, and University requirements and policies.The Advisor I engages in a variety of activities designed to achieve, maintain and improve student success and retention, and provides students with access to the information and resources necessary for the attainment of academic, professional and personal goals. The Advisor I acts as an advocate and referral source, and provides consistent outreach and follow-up services. The Advisor I represents the College of Liberal Arts at various internal and external meetings and events, and helps to communicate and further our vision, mission, and academic goals to enhance student development and actively promote student responsibility and success. Performs other related duties as assigned.Required Education and Experience:Master's degree with at least six months of professional experience in higher education. Experience in a professional academic advising setting preferred.Required Skills and Abilities:* Excellent interpersonal and oral communication skills, with the ability to interact effectively with a diverse group of students, faculty and staff.* Demonstrated ability to prepare concise, accurate and high-quality written work.* Ability to maintain a consistently positive and objective constituent service approach.* Ability to manage time effectively while balancing multiple tasks and maintaining meticulous attention to detail.* Demonstrated problem solving skills and ability to use independent judgment.* Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team in a high-volume, fast-paced environment.* Demonstrated understanding of and appreciation for the value of a liberal arts education.* Knowledge and use of personal computers and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our website at University'sAnnual Security and Fire Safety Reportcontains statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be found at: may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University's Campus Safety Services at 215-204-7900.Primary Location:Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus-Gladfelter HallJob:StaffSchedule:Full-timeShift:Day JobEmployee Status:RegularTemple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.