Part-Time Student Support Specialist

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology Northwest Covington Branch Campus is accepting applications for a part-time Student Support Specialist.

Please visit for the TCAT Northwest employment application. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to:

Latia Smith, Tennessee College of Applied Technology Northwest 340 Washington Street, Newbern, TN 38059  or

Required Qualifications

  • Requires a technical diploma, Associate's degree preferred.
  • Three years of experience working in a post-secondary institution preferred.
  • Evidence of excellent communication and computer skills.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Possess organizational skills with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.


  • Assist with admissions and recruitment for the institution, including answering phone calls, assist with walk-ins, disseminating information regarding the programs available, assist with new student orientation for evening programs, and conduct tours of the College.
  • Assist students with the enrollment process including, but not limited to, enrollment application, completing FAFSA, and satisfying admissions and financial aid requirements.
  • Assist with registering new and continuing students.
  • Attend job fairs/career and other community events.
  • Assist with HESI registration, which includes all paperwork and payment of fees.
  • Administer HESI exam for Allied Health programs.
  • Assist team members when necessary to enable the success of the department.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Lead Student Services Coordinator, Vice Presidents, and President.

Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience and according to salary guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.