International Student Advisor
Company: Berlitz Corporation
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 11, 2019
ELS-San Diego, CA-The International Student Advisor is responsible
for providing student services in non-academic areas of student
life such as orientation, immigration counseling, college
counseling, legal counseling, medical assistance, personal
counseling, housing and social activities, and performing other
duties as may be necessary or assigned by the Center Director. This
is currently a part-time 40-hour per week position.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
The International Student Advisor is specifically responsible for
performing the following duties:
* Planning, coordinating and presenting the new student orientation
program in conjunction with other Center personnel.
* Counseling and assisting students with immigration matters.
Maintaining up-to-date information on USCIS regulations.
* Counseling and assisting qualified students with college
selection and admission. Keeping an extensive library of college
catalogs and placement guidebooks. Communicating with admissions
officers to verify admissions requirements for international
* Maintaining a list of qualified doctors, dentists, personal
counselors and lawyers and acting as a referral source for
* Assisting students in filing claims for medical insurance.
Keeping accurate records and communicating with the insurance
* Maintaining information including, but not limited to, the fol
lowing areas and acting as a referral source for students at:
banks, post offices, area transportation, travel agencies, rental
car agencies, recreational facilities, social services, campus
resources and international student organizations.
* Planning, promoting and conducting student activities and
maintaining the student activities budget.
* Assisting students with housing
* Supervising the Assistant International Student Advisor
* Performing other duties as necessary or assigned
The International Student Advisor must have the ability to work in
a cross-cultural environment. The International Student Advisor
must also have good inter-personal communication and organizational
skills, as well as an ability to handle a wide variety of job
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently
required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally
required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift
and/or move up to 10 pounds.
All ELS employees must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
Bachelors or better in or related field
One year of counseling experience preferred in such capacities as
youth camp counselor or college residence advisor. Previous
cross-cultural experience helpful.
An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated
against on the basis of disability
Keywords: Berlitz Corporation, San Diego , International Student Advisor, Other , San Diego, California
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