Job description

JOB NO.: 89945-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: WU/SOC ED /PROG

Location: Madison

Categories: Academic Advising, Student Services/Support, Management/Supervisory

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 89945-AS

Working Title: Director of Education and Art Programs


Hiring Department: A962040-WISCONSIN UNION/SOC ED /PROG

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary: Minimum $58,500 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization: Bachelor's degree required, master's degree preferred, preferably in behavioral science or education with course work in student personnel, counseling, recreation, group dynamics or related areas.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: * Two to five years professional experience required in college union/student activities setting, student development programs or related fields.
* Previous experience in program planning.
* Ability to work with students, faculty, staff and Union members of varying backgrounds, interests and abilities in an atmosphere of mutual respect.
* Demonstrated achievement in diversity and inclusion goals and a commitment to enhancing multicultural understanding in a diverse campus environment.
* Ability to work with student groups as well as individuals; concern for group process and democratic methods, and skill in facilitating the same.

Position Summary: The Director of Education and Arts Programs is responsible for assisting the Assistant Director - Program and Leadership in the administration, coordination and development of the Wisconsin Union Program and will share responsibility for the fulfillment of the overall organizational goals of the Wisconsin Union. The Director of Education and Arts Programs has eight main areas of responsibility.

Additional Information: Founded in 1907, the Wisconsin Union is one of the oldest college unions in the United States and is a founding member of the Association of College Unions International.

The Wisconsin Union has an annual operating budget of $50 million and employs nearly 250 full-time staff and 1500 student staff in the departments of Program & Leadership Development; Hospitality Services; Operations; Administration; and the Office of the Director. In Addition, over 300 student volunteers and 2,000 club members under the Wisconsin Union Directorate (WUD) produce over 1,000 programs and events annually. Program and Leadership fulfills the mission of the Wisconsin Union by building community through educational, cultural, social and recreational opportunities created through a student staff partnership. The Program and Leadership Department promotes and supports ongoing personal development and civic participation by providing student leadership and involvement opportunities.

Must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule as determined by business needs, which requires a willingness to adjust personal schedule to needs of programming, understanding the need to observe, participate and evaluate programs.

Contact: Tim Borchert
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants: To be considered, applications must be submitted online. Please upload a cover letter, a resume outlining your relevant work experience and a list of professional references with contact information.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.

Advertised: 10 Mar 2017 Central Standard Time

Application Close: 7 Apr 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time





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