Germanna Community College is a public, open access institution of higher education in the Virginia Community College System. The College is a dynamic learning organization that serves as a regional leader and preferred partner where quality learning experiences enable students to participate effectively in the social, economic, political, intellectual, and cultural life of their communities. Germanna Community College is centrally located in Fredericksburg, VA between Washington D.C. and Richmond and between the Blue Ridge mountains and the Chesapeake Bay. Full of history, the area offers a community rich with diversity, the arts, technology, vineyards, hiking, canoeing/kayaking and many other activities.Germanna is seeking a Financial Aid Advisor to assist students and staff with financial aid and military/veterans services questions and processes at our Daniel Technology Center in Culpeper, VA.To be successful in this position a candidate should be comfortable learning and performing the following job duties:1.Â Ability to work independently.2. Ability to explain complicated, detailed information to students and families in an easy to understand method3.Â Working knowledge of the agencyâ™s policies and operations4.Â Considerable knowledge in the administration of federal, state and institutional aid programs5.Â Considerable skill in the use of automated systems in the processing of all financial aid data6.Â Ability to understand complex government regulations and provide information to potential students, co-workers, and college administrators7.Â Considerable skill in the use of software applications used in the processing of student financial aid and supporting office functions8. Â Ability and willingness to work as a team member in assisting other staff members during peak work periods9. Have knowledge of, or the ability to learn VA-ONCE10. Enjoy working in a diverse environmentDiversity, equity, and inclusion are core values of Germanna Community College. We recognize our responsibility to create, maintain, and nurture an academic and social environment that respects the diversity of people and ideas. We are committed to being an inclusive community that respects all cultures, experiences, and abilities and that prepares individuals to thrive in a global society.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Germanna is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.Â Â Germanna is a federal contractor requesting priority referrals of protected veterans for our job opportunities.Â Â If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting Liz Hunziker by phone at 540-423-9056 or by email email@example.com.Â
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Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.