TRiO SSS Retention Specialist


Full-time grant-funded position that provides for the instructional needs of at-risk students participating in the TRIO-SSS program, working collaboratively with the TRIO-SSS staff to provide services, resources and support services. This position reports directly to the TRIO-SSS Director.


Bachelor’s degree in education or related field required with minimum of 2 years advising or counseling experience preferred; experience working with at-risk students and/or special populations of students; experience in higher education specifically in a community college setting preferred; and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as a member of team.




A comprehensive benefits package includes paid holidays, sick days, vacation days, health insurance, life insurance with optional benefits, and a pension.

How to Apply

Position will remain open until filled. Send cover letter, resume, references, copies of transcripts and completed SIC staff application to: Human Resources Department, Southeastern Illinois College, 3575 College Road, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946.