Career Navigator

SCC/WDC is seeking a FT. Career Navigator


This position will be located at the West Davenport Center, Davenport, Iowa.

Under the direction of the Associate Dean of Adult Education this position will be responsible for:

  • Under limited supervision, the Career Navigator will be responsible for the recruitment and retention of Adult Education students. The navigator will assist HSE graduates and English Language Acquisition completers with their transition into career pathways, post-secondary education, training, and/or employment.  The Career Navigator is responsible to provide counseling and access to ancillary support services to student participants during all stages of enrollment, from entry to exit.

Qualifications will include:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.  
  • Previous Community College career and academic advising experience preferred.
  • Teaching or counseling experience in Adult Education or experience in working with high-risk populations is preferred.
  • Must have the ability to work with a diverse student population, staff, and external constituents.
  • Successful candidate must be skilled in maintaining effective relations with administration and instructional personnel as well as students and the general public.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and community relations skills are required.
  • Must have excellent computer skills.
  • Successful candidate must possess exceptional communication skills both written and verbal.

Review of applications will begin October 18, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.  For consideration please complete online application and send resume and cover letter to e-mail EICC-HR@eicc.edu.

It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community College District not to discriminate in its programs, activities, or employment on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential family, parental or marital status, as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681-1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact Debora J. Sullivan, Equal Employment Opportunity Officer/Equity Coordinator, Eastern Iowa Community College District, 101 West Third Street, Davenport, Iowa 52801, 563-336-3487, djsullivan@eicc.edu or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 West Madison Street, Suite 1475, Chicago, Illinois  60661-7204, phone number 312-730-1560, fax 312-730-1576, OCR.Chicago@ed.gov.