Director of Community Engaged Learning

Wingate University  |  Wingate, NC

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Job Overview

Posted one week ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Director of Community Engaged Learning

Job Type: Service Learning/Volunteerism
Location: Wingate, NC
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 2,000 Students
Employer ID: 25955

Benefits

Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
No Preference
Experience:

Position Description

Wingate University, a private residential university with a liberal arts core located near Charlotte, North Carolina, seeks a Director to develop and implement the University’s community engaged learning initiatives.  This full-time, twelve-month position is primarily responsible for collaborating with faculty to manage, develop, implement, and assess all aspects of W’Engage, Wingate’s sophomore community engagement seminar which includes a short-term domestic travel experience.

The Director will also further community engaged learning and scholarship at Wingate by performing the following duties, among others: (1) assist faculty members with developing community engagement experiences for existing courses, (2) collaborate and build relationship with students, faculty and community partners to expand community engaged learning opportunities for undergraduates, and (3) administer community engagement grants.

The Director will report to the Dean of Academic Enrichment Programs. 


 


Job Requirements

Master’s Degree in a relevant field required. Candidates should have previous experience working with undergraduates, faculty and community partners, developing and/or teaching community engaged courses (preferably in a liberal art academic setting), and program administration.  Demonstrated understanding of principles and practices of engaged pedagogies and/or experiential education is preferred.

Application Information

Please send a letter of interest, resume/CV, and contact information of three references to hr@wingate.edu.

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