Dean of Counseling and Student Support Services

Chemeketa Community College  |  Salem, OR

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Job Overview

Posted 5 days ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Dean of Counseling and Student Support Services

Job Type: Counseling Services Student Affairs Administration
Location: Salem, OR
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Public, 2-year
Institution Size: < 11,000 Students
Employer ID: 23963
Application Deadline: 02/22/2017

Benefits

Salary Range:
$73,134 - $106,856
Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Salary Range:
$73,134 - $106,856
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Counseling, Higher Education
Experience:

Position Description

Chemeketa Community College welcomes applications for a full-time Dean of Counseling & Student Support Services

Position Summary
This exempt leadership position is a key position within the Student Development and Learning Resources Division, serving throughout the Chemeketa Community College district. Oversees the work of Counseling, Academic Advising, First Year Programs, Career Center, Testing, and Salem Campus General Information Desk; supervises the Associate Dean, First Year Programs. Supervises exempt, faculty, and classified employees.

Core Competencies
Effective oral and written communication skills; proven ability to analyze and resolve issues and problems, and to articulate a consistent administrative policy; proven ability to work with organizational and technological change; proven ability to work with and respond to people of diverse cultural backgrounds and age groups; proven ability to assist people in the process of career and life changes; ability to work with a variety of internal and external groups and agencies.

Closing Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Why Chemeketa?
You would be challenged to find a college that matters more to its community than Chemeketa means to the residents of Oregon's Mid-Willamette Valley. If you can affirm our vision to transform lives and communities through exceptional learning experiences, then Chemeketa will be a rewarding workplace to fulfill your potential and contribute your expertise.

The Community We Serve
Chemeketa Community College is the third largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, with approximately 50,000 students enrolled from a diversity of backgrounds. Chemeketa has seven locations, Salem campus, Yamhill Valley campus, Brooks Regional Training facility, Woodburn center, Polk center, Center for Business & Industry and Viticulture at Eola. Chemeketa's district encompasses nearly 2,700 square miles of the Mid-Willamette Valley and includes all of Marion, Polk, and most of Yamhill counties with a small portion of Linn county. About 465,000 citizens live in the district, with Salem, the capitol city of the state of Oregon, comprising the largest single concentration of citizens. Full-time enrollment increased by 35% in the last five years.

Mission
Chemeketa provides opportunities for students to explore, learn, and succeed through quality educational experiences and workforce training.

Diversity
We are a college community enriched by the diversity of our students, staff, and community members. Each individual and group has the potential to contribute in our learning environment. Each has dignity. To diminish the dignity of one is to diminish the dignity of us all.

What We Have to Offer
The college also provides an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, dental, and vision coverage (subject to employee and college collective bargaining agreements). Other benefits also include generous vacation/holidays as well as: life, and disability insurance and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) or Oregon Public Services Retirement Plan (OPSRP).

Salary
$73,134.00 - $106,856.00 Annually

Requirements
Master degree from an accredited institution in Counseling, Career Services, or similar program in student services administration.

AND-

Five years of full-time equivalent experience in program administration and direct supervision of staff.

AND-

Three years of full-time equivalent experience in student services or instruction which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job duties.

Application Process
To be considered for this position, a complete online application is required. For complete information on this and other job opportunities, please visit our web site at http://hr.chemeketa.edu.

We are an EO/AA/ADA institution


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