Assistant Director of Student Involvement: Orientation & Events

Presbyterian College  |  Clinton, SC

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Posted 2 weeks ago Full-Time

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Position Title:

Assistant Director of Student Involvement: Orientation & Events

Job Type: Student Activities/Union Facilities Student Affairs Administration
Location: Clinton, SC
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 2,000 Students
Employer ID: 1529

Stated Non-Discrimination Policy

Gender Expression / Identity Sexual Orientation

Benefits

Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Student Affairs
Experience:
2-4 Years

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Student Affairs
Experience:
2-4 Years

Position Description

The Assistant Director for Student Involvement: Orientation and Events is a professional, 12-month position that requires regular interaction with students, faculty, and staff. The position reports to the Director of Student Involvement. As a member of the Campus Life staff, the Assistant Director plans and promotes enriching and diverse programs and events. Approximately 70% of the position is focused on developing orientation and other student facing events, including actively leading the Student Activities Board; 20% of the focus is on managing Registered Student Organizations; and 10% of the focus is on developing collaborative projects and committees within the department and campus.
 
Primary responsibilities include:
 
•     Develop, plan, and implement quality Orientation programming to welcome students to the college for summer and spring sessions.
 
•     Organize and implement campus-wide events like Welcome Week, Winter Welcome, Spring Fling, etc.
 
•     Develop, plan, and implement at least 1 signature event each month as well as regular niche/small events, primarily on Friday and Saturday nights.
 
•     Responsible for ensuring contracted programs and events follow college processes.
 
•     Actively lead the Student Activities Board.
 
•     Develop, plan and implement assessments to improve programs and services.
 
•     Identify and facilitate opportunities to get students involved on-campus and to build community.
 
•     Cultivate partnerships with RSOs, departments, etc. to implement programs and events.
 
•     Participate in retention outreach to unengaged students.
 
•     Other duties as assigned.
 
Departmental responsibilities include:
 
•     Participate in Campus Life team initiatives, staff meetings, and committees as assigned.
 
•     Participate in institutional effectiveness measures including annual goals, objectives, planning, and assessment of learning outcomes.
 
•     Participate in appropriate state, regional, or national professional organization as funds allow.
 
•    Nights and weekends are required as related to programs and services, including serving on the weekend on-call rotation, which requires the AD to live within 15 minutes of campus.

Job Requirements

Qualifications, skills, and knowledge:
 
•     Master’s degree in College Student Personnel, Counseling or other related area.
 
•     1-2 years’ experience within a college/university setting, graduate experience considered.
 
•     Possess knowledge of current practices in student development.
 
•     Demonstrated experience in budget management, program assessment, and reporting skills.
 
•     Ability to develop collaborative relationships with students and colleagues.
 
•     Ability to take initiative and offer innovative solutions.
 
•     Possess excellent organizational, team building, and presentation skills.
 
 

Presbyterian College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College seeks to hire the most qualified candidate and does not discriminate against any legally protected class.

Application Information

Mrs. Debby S. Young Senior Administrative Assistant, Campus Life Presbyterian College 503 S. Broad St., Clinton, SC 29325 Or e-mail materials to: campuslife@presby.edu

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