Associate Director of Student Activities & New Student Orientation

Carleton College  |  Northfield , MN

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Posted one week ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Associate Director of Student Activities & New Student Orientation

Job Type: Academic Advising/Academic Support Services/Academic Affairs Management Student Affairs Administration
Location: Northfield , MN
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 3,500 Students
Employer ID: 18225

Benefits

Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:
2-4 Years

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:
2-4 Years

Position Description

The Associate Director of Student Activities & New Student Orientation is responsible for the administration implementation, and assessment of student development programs designed to foster student engagement in a welcoming and inclusive campus community of approximately 2,000 undergraduate students and 225 student organizations. The Associate Director is also responsible for leading Carleton's first-year orientation program, New Student Week (NSW). Additionally, the Associate Director assists with managing the Sayles-Hill Campus Center and several other student-led campus Facilities. The Associate Director is supported by a Director, two Assistant Directors, and approximately 125 student staff members. This is a 12-month, full-time position with occasional evening and weekend commitments.

The Associate Director of Student Activities & New Student Orientation will develop, implement, and assess a variety of student events, programs and services throughout the academic year and during breaks. Coordinate the recruitment, advertisement, and supervision of approximately 120 paid student employees and 125 student volunteers.

Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.  

What Carleton College has for you: Carleton offers a generous benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403(b) retirement plans with a 10% employer contribution with immediate vesting, a health savings account with college contribution, a generous paid time off, as well as access to many other campus amenities.

Carleton is a private liberal arts residential campus with nearly 2000 students and 800 faculty & staff. Carleton is located in Northfield, Minnesota, approximately 40 miles south of the Twin Cities. Northfield is a short commute from the metro that offers an interesting alternative to working in corporate America. A place with small town charm with big city opportunity. If you are looking for a stimulating environment to work, take a closer look at this opportunity today.
 


Job Requirements

The successful candidate possesses a Master's Degree in College Student Personnel, Student Affairs in Higher Education, Higher Education Administration, or related field and a minimum of three years of relevant experience. Has Desire to support students at a small, private, residential, liberal arts college.

Application Information

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete. We accept only online applications. To learn more visit: https://careers.carleton.edu/en-us/job/492916/associate-director-student-activities-new-student-orientation

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