The Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Hohenwald is accepting applications for the position of Coordinator of Student Services/Financial Aid Officer/Counselor.

A PDF of this application can be obtained here:

An application can be obtained here:


For consideration, qualified applicants that are interested should submit a detailed resume, college transcripts and TCAT Hohenwald application including qualifications and salary requirements before the close of business Thursday, February 25th, 2021. Employment applications are available at the TCAT Hohenwald campus and on our website at Submit applications to TCAT Hohenwald, Attention: Human Resources, 813 West Main Street, Hohenwald, TN 38462.

TCAT-H is an EOE/AA/ADA Employer
A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution Accredited with the Council on Occupational Education

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION: The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hohenwald does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity or national origin, sex, disability, age status as a protected veteran or any other class protected by Federal or State laws and regulations and by Tennessee Board of Regents policies with respect to employment, programs, and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non- discrimination policies: Randy Young, 813 West Main, Hohenwald, TN 38462, phone no. 931-796-5351 x128, Email:

Application Deadline


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Education, Psychology or Counseling from an accredited college or university is required, with a master’s degree preferred.
  • Three (3) years experience in chosen degree field required; Counselor/Financial Aid Officer experience preferred.
  • Experience with student Banner preferred.
  • Must be willing to participate in professional development activities as needed to establish and maintain a current
  • knowledge of student and financial aid regulations.
  • Strong human relations/counseling skills, team player, self-starter, excellent record keeping and reporting skills.
  • Ability to interpret complex government regulations; to communicate effectively in written and spoken English; to relate to a diverse faculty, staff, and student population; to deal tactfully with the public; to exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions; and to express ideas clearly, concisely, and convincingly.


Develop and/or be responsible for the following:

  • Maintenance of records, systems, reports and forms for:
    1. Federal and State Financial Aid Programs
    2. Veterans Administration
    3. Banner System
    4. Vocational Rehabilitation and/or ADA Services
  • Provide personal, group, and individual counseling and guidance.
  • Provide referral service for applicants and students to other agencies to meet individual, educational, emotional and physical needs, including disability services.
  • Contact business and industry to provide for recruitment for supplementary programs, and participate in school, community, business, industry, and professional relationship endeavors.
  • Contact and communicate with guidance counselors, principals, superintendents, teachers and students in high school programs throughout the area served by the school in conjunction with Career Success Coach; also with the Tennessee Employment Security, Vocational Rehabilitation, SNAP, Veterans, WIOA, TAA, and other agencies who direct prospective students to the school.
  • Conduct research studies as assigned.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the President.

Salary Range

Commensurate with qualifications, experience, education and in accordance with the guidelines established by the Tennessee Board of Regents.