Steps to College Program Director Summer 2017

Gainesville, GA
Apr 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Steps to College Program Director Summer 2017

Position Number: 53002192

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Gainesville

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is accepting application for the 2017 Summer Steps To College Director position. This position will coordinate the 2017 Steps to College summer program and is responsible for supervising teachers, teaching assistants, and students.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Director will:
  • Administer the annual budget for S2C program
  • Recruit, hire, train, and supervise S2C program participants, faculty, and staff
  • Collect, analyze, and report data on student progress and program effectiveness
  • Manage day-to-day operations of S2C summer sessions (space reservations, transportation, food, field trips, student conduct questions)
  • Collaborate w/ participating school systems
  • Respond to requests for grant research/development/preparation for seeking funding
  • Create and maintain comprehensive records on personnel, students, budgets, expenditures, community contacts/communications, transportation
  • Perform continuing curriculum assessment and development

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Curriculum assessment and development; research in education; program management; proficiency w/ word processing and database applications.

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • MA or MS (or higher) degree in education; MA or MS (or higher) degree in Applied Linguistics or TESL; MA or MS (or higher) degree in a related field.
  • Teaching at the middle, secondary, or tertiary levels. Experience working with youth in out-of-school academic programs and/or facilitating out-of-school programming is preferred. Experience working with grants is preferred.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Unofficial Transcripts

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.


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