Veterans Education Specialist

Primary Function

Description of Duties: Assist the Senior Veterans Education Specialist with the administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs GI Bill ® educational program at Rose State College. Assist in the advisement of students regarding eligibility, benefits and requirements of the GI Bill ® program. Verify enrollment and submit certifications to the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Education Office. Advise students on educational benefits available through the GI Bill®. Assist students in resolving educational benefit and financial issues with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Report changes in enrollment, grades and attendance to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Assist in the maintenance of Veterans student GI Bill® files.

Required Skills

Minimum Qualifications: Associate’s Degree or equivalent. Two (2) years related work experience. Proficiency with computers and MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook). Excellent oral/written communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Strong desire to work with students and Veterans in a team environment. Light lifting up to 10 lbs. and light carrying up to 10lbs. required. Ability to reach above shoulder. Periods of time spent sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, bending and stooping.

Desired Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree. Veteran or experience working in Higher Education and/or working with Veterans.

Hours

Full Time

Salary Range

$27,475 – $29,075

Application Process/Contact Information

Application Deadline: September 21, 2021

Please submit application materials as requested. The original signed Rose State College application form and unofficial degree conferring transcripts must be received by this office for formal consideration; however, should an offer of employment be extended, official transcripts are required.

Candidate selected will serve a probationary period. All finalists may be subject to a background check and/or drug test.
(POSTED ON August 23, 2021)
Must be eligible to work in the United States
Rose State College’s Annual Security Report, including VAWA disclosures, is located at

https://www.rose.edu/media/9800/2018-annual-fire-safety-and-security-report-revision-4.pdf.

An Equal Opportunity Employer
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, reasonable accommodations in
the application process will be provided upon written request.
https://www.rose.edu/content/about-us/our-college/human-resources/job-listings/
HUMAN RESOURCES/AAO (405) 733-7979
6420 SE 15th STREET ~ MIDWEST CITY, OK ~ 73110-2799