Assistant Dean of Students

Florida Southern College  |  Lakeland, FL

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Job Overview

Posted 2 weeks ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Assistant Dean of Students

Job Type: Student Affairs Administration
Location: Lakeland, FL
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 3,500 Students
Employer ID: 35715
Application Deadline: 12/22/2021

Stated Non-Discrimination Policy

Gender Expression / Identity Sexual Orientation


Housing for Position:
Housing for Position:
Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Higher Education, Student Affairs

Masters Preferred, Bachelors Required
Major Preference:
Higher Education, Student Affairs

Position Description

JOB SUMMARY:  Provide dynamic leadership for the Center for Student Involvement and the Office of Community Living while being highly visible on campus. This is a fulltime position under the direction of the Dean of Students. The Director for Student Involvement and the Executive Director for Community Living will report directly to this position.


Fully support the mission of Student Life at FSC.
Create, expect and deliver superior student experiences from matriculation through degree completion.
Build positive relationships with students and parents.
Work in partnership with all campus departments.
Serve on the on-call rotation
Provide vision and motivation for team members.
Direct all related departmental operations.
Manage the budgets for each of the units.
Collaborate to set goals and student learning outcomes.
Develop and oversee assessment for areas of direct report.
Recruit, educate and supervise team members.
Provide appropriate reports.
Contribute to the success of the Office of Student Development by performing all other duties as needed to drive the vision, fulfill the mission, and abide by the values of the College.

Job Requirements


Preferred Master’s degree in Student Personnel, Higher Education, or a similar field.
Experience in Community Living and/or Student Involvement on a college campus.
Knowledge of Greek life on a college campus
Bachelor’s degree required.
Valid Driver’s License
Dynamic leadership, engaging and effective interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to serve college students.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and EXCEL.
Organize and prioritize work assignments with minimal supervision.
Demonstrate ethical decision-making, excellent listening skills, fairness in dealing with people, assessment skills, the ability to make decisions in a timely manner, accuracy in daily work, and the ability to motivate staff to excellence and treating all persons with respect.
Balance competing deadlines, shifting priorities, and respond to unexpected demands and emergency situations, with minimal supervision.


While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to sit, walk and stand; talk and hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; reach with hands and arms; and lift up to 30 pounds, with or without assistance.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and the ability to adjust focus.

Application Information

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