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Posting Number STA00168PO17 Classification Title Curriculum Coordinator I Internal Title Writer Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Social Work Department Center for Child and Family Studies Band 5 Advertised Minimum Salary $32,838 Advertised Salary Range $32,838 - $35,000 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.50 Work Schedule Type of Staff Position Research Grant (RGP) Basis 12 months Job Search Category Administrative

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina is a premiere flagship research institution in South Carolina and one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report. With more than 46,000 students on eight campuses, the University of South Carolina is a leader in improving the lives of individuals in South Carolina and around the world. Founded in 1801, the University of South Carolina employs almost 14,000 people. At the University of South Carolina, our employees include some of the brightest minds and most accomplished professionals in the world. The diversity of thought and active engagement of our colleagues makes for a dynamic and interesting work environment. The University has been named a best place to work, and a big part of that is the people. Our diverse faculty and staff embody a dedication to serve our students, so that a job becomes a passion with no limits.



Benefits for Temporary Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers state employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, navigate here: http://sc.edu/about/offices_and_divisions/human_resources/benefits/index.php.



Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Draft and edit documents that communicate clearly and effectively. Demonstrate a conceptual and intuitive knowledge of how people learn. Conduct research to effectively plan and design instruction. Use appropriate message and visual design principles.

Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)

Master's degree and 1 year related experience, or bachelor's degree and 3 years related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in instructional design and training. Master's degree in social work, education or related field. Proficiency with Microsoft Word.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Knowledge of curriculum design, evaluation, and training delivery methods. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Knowledge of adult learning theory. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and to function effectively on self-directed work teams. Working knowledge of relevant computer software. Excellent grammar skills. Valid driver's license and reliable transportation.

Writing, editing, and proofing documents.
Taking direction from management.
Ability to change direction/flexible.



Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 10/01/2017 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date 07/01/2017 Job Open Date 08/11/2017 Job Close Date 09/29/2017 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant

In addition to submitting the required cover letter, resume, and list of references;applicants are required to upload at least a 3 page writing sample.

Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/17820 EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.



Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's degree and 1 year related experience, or bachelor's degree and 3 years related experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Correct the following sentence and explain the reasoning behind your correction: “Please send your documents to Mark and I.”

    (Open Ended Question)



Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. List of References and Contact Information
  3. Resume
  4. Writing Sample(s)/Sample Publications
Optional Documents

    PI99021172