Admissions Counselor - College for Women

Posting Details Position Title Admissions Counselor - College for Women Primary Campus Posting Number 20200043-STAFF Position Summary

St. Catherine Universityinvites applications for anAdmissions Counselorposition in theOffice of Admissionin theCollege for Women. This is a full-time position which will represent the university to prospective students and their families and assist the Admissions team in reaching recruitment goals.

Founded in 1905, St. Catherine University offers the broadest range of academic programs and degrees among Minnesota’s private colleges and universities. A dynamic university for women and men with an innovative college for women at its heart, St. Catherine has a long tradition of excellence in liberal arts, professional studies and healthcare. The University enrolls approximately 5,000 students on two campuses and offers associate, baccalaureate and graduate degrees and a variety of certificates. St. Kate’s has an unwavering commitment to the education of women, to academic excellence and to providing access to students of all religions and beliefs whatever their cultural heritage or social background.

At St. Catherine University we educate women to lead and influence and we have a successful and engaged Admissions team. Join us and help students choose their future!

Responsibilities:


  • Counsel, advise and recruit students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds
  • Represent the university in a positive and professional manner to individuals and groups
  • Communicate respectfully and effectively with diverse students and families in a manner that affirms the worth and preserves the dignity of individuals, families and communities
  • Partner in the development of recruitment goals, plans and strategies and collaborate with team members to drive success
  • Develop new and innovative strategies and programs for attracting students with the academic credentials and socioeconomic characteristics the University seeks to enroll
  • Coordinate and execute group campus visit programs and presentations
  • Manage a specific geographic territory and achieve recruitment goals
  • This position requires travel and occasional work hours during the evenings and weekends

Required Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Experience conducting small and large group presentations
  • Current and valid driver’s license with approved motor vehicle record
Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications:


  • Admissions experience


St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable faculty and staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Consistent with the university’s commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, work, research and/or service.

EEO Statement

St. Catherine University is an equal opportunity employer. Our commitment to inclusion reflects the central value of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet to “love of neighbor without distinction” and provides a learning and working environment that is enriched by the diversity of all our members. Individuals of religious, racial, ethnic, gender identity, nation of origin, or disability groups that have traditionally had less representation in higher education are encouraged to apply. Should you need an interview accommodation please contact us at hr@stkate.edu or 651-690-6565.

To Apply and Special/Other Requirements Summary

Visit https://www.stkate.edu/careers to apply. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment. For questions, contact Katie Zmudzien at kbzmudzien@stkate.edu. The application deadline is October 20, 2020.


St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
Equal Opportunity Employer /Drug Free Workplace / Tobacco-Free Campuses




Our university is a proud member of the Upper MidwestHERCand is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit: www.uppermidwestherc.org

Permanent Link to Posting http://stcatherine.peopleadmin.com/postings/4389 Posting Start Date 10/06/2020 Close Date 10/20/2020 Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. *What is your highest level of completed education?
    • Some high school
    • High school diploma or GED
    • Some college
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Some graduate school
    • Master's degree
    • ABD
    • Professional degree (e.g., JD, MD)
    • Doctoral degree
  2. *Do you have a current and valid driver's license with a driving record that has been clean for the most recent three years?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. *Are you presently legally authorized to work in the United States for any U.S. employer? Please be aware that St. Catherine University is only able to consider candidates who are authorized to work in the United States.
    • Yes
    • No
  4. *St. Catherine University welcomes applications from candidates who are traditionally under-represented. We are happy to consider candidates who are currently in possession of a temporary work visa, however, please be aware that we do not offer H1-B sponsorship. Will you now or in the future require an employer to sponsor you for an employment-based visa/status in the U.S. (e.g. H-1B status)?
    • Yes
    • No
    • Maybe
  5. *Can you perform the essential functions of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. *How did you hear about this opportunity?
    • St. Catherine University Website
    • St. Catherine University employee referral
    • Newspaper - Star Tribune paper
    • Newspaper - Star Tribune web
    • Community agency
    • Internet
    • Walk-in
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Newspaper - Pioneer Press paper
    • Newspaper -Pioneer Press web
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)
    • Other
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other Document 1
  3. Other Document 2
  4. References

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