Assistant Director for Youth & Educational Partnerships, Center for Community Engagement
Middlebury College's Center for Community Engagement seeks an Assistant Director to foster student learning related to Youth & Educational Partnerships. The Assistant Director identifies, supports, and sustains interested faculty and community partners who help create meaningful experiential learning opportunities for students. The Assistant Director supports diverse students' development of civic skills, knowledge, and identities through advising relationships and by crafting and implementing trainings. They advise approximately nine youth-serving student organizations, including Community Friends, with a focus anti-racism, organizational sustainability, inclusive recruitment, civic learning, and risk management. The position also oversees the Center's on- and off-campus strategic communications, marketing, and outreach, in collaboration with student interns and institutional partners. By designing and sharing communications tools that illustrate engagement with and support for students, faculty, and communities, the Assistant Director provides a range of constituents with resources and information about connecting academic inquiry with civic participation.
Bachelor's degree is required; master's preferred. 2-5 years related community engagement, non-profit, and/or higher education experience. Experience in the field of community engagement, with understanding of social justice and cultural competency issues. Must have demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and social justice; experience working with historically underrepresented communities and knowledge of the barriers facing historically underrepresented communities; interpersonal skills and experience working in a collaborative team; proven leadership and organization skills with experience in program oversight and coordination; ability and experience to design and facilitate trainings; ability to produce clear written documentation and speak persuasively; facility with multiple media platforms; strong proficiency with Microsoft Office and Google Suites. To view posting and apply:https://middlebury.peopleadmin.com/postings/23450
Middlebury College employees enjoy a high quality of life with excellent compensation; competitive health, dental, retirement, and vision benefits; and educational assistance programs.
Middlebury is an equal-opportunity employer where diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values. To this end, the College recruits talented and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across the United States and around the world. Middlebury encourages applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities, and members of other protected classes and historically underrepresented communities. Middlebury also invites applications from individuals who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion.
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