ASSOC DIRECTOR, CIVIC HOUSE
Duties: The Associate Director oversees the development, administration, and evaluation of programs which support University of Pennsylvania students' involvement with Philadelphia neighborhoods and agencies and those of other communities. The Associate Director will assist in communicating with community agencies, in promoting community involvement, advocacy and service-learning among Penn students, in advising students, and in office administration. During the academic year, position requires availability during several evenings and occasional weekends.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree required, Master's Degree preferred in Education, Social Work, or related discipline and a minimum of 1-3 years professional-level involvement with higher education community service-learning activities, work with community-based organizations, and/or student development work; relevant experience may substitute for masters-level work. Deep understanding of social issues related to community involvement and advocacy work in an urban setting. Applicants must be able to demonstrate high level of initiative, as well as strong speaking, discussion facilitation, and writing skills, and proven organizational and program planning skills. Demonstrated commitment to diversity. Basic computer skills required (Windows platform), including word processing and database use; experience with additional software and with navigating and creating internet-based resources helpful.
Reference Number: 85-26224
Salary Grade: 026
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: Civic House
Job Family: B-Executive/Managerial Administration