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Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number PT244
Department Student Outreach and Enrollment Services
Position Type Non-Exempt
Employment Status Part-Time
Salary $12.00 / Hourly
Open Date 08/03/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled No

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

Mentors provide students with access to information about higher education, while also reaching out to those who may not have previously considered continuing their education beyond high school.

Mentors are assigned to local high schools throughout the Corpus Christi area and, on occasion, at the Del Mar College East and West Campuses.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum cumulative and semester GPA of 3.0 or higher

Continuously enrolled as a full-time Del Mar College student

Completed 2017-2018 FAFSA and work-study eligible

Required Job Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Experience with Microsoft platform (Excel, Power Point)

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with the Apply Texas, FAFSA, and scholarship applications.

Presentation skills.

Special Instructions to Applicants

This is a security-sensitive position. Employment resulting from this advertisement is subject to federal laws that require the verification of identity and the legal right to work in the United States. Employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background and reference checks. The College reserves the right to cancel or extend all recruitment actions. Del Mar College is an AA/EO employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The College is committed to diversity in its workforce.

Job Duties

Job Duty

Promote higher education to every student.

Job Duty

Provide individual and/or small group college preparation to diverse student populations.

Job Duty

Plan, organize, and/or implement college prep activities and events including college admission, financial aid, test prep, and career exploration.

Job Duty

Assist students with researching career, financial aid, and higher education options.

Job Duty

Preparation for events, activities, and presentations.

Job Duty

Ensure that all students that come for assistance have signed in properly and mark/notate all items they are to accomplish.

Job Duty

Keep accurate data and record keeping of activities. Submit timesheets.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currentlly enrolled as a full-time Del Mar College student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a minimum cumulative and semester GPA of 3.0 or higher?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Have you completed 2017-2018 FAFSA?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Has the Financial Aid Office confirmed that you are eligible for work-study?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have reliable transportation?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Letter of Interest
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts