Associate Director for Career Education

Job description

The Associate Director for Career Education will oversee outreach efforts to faculty to maintain and develop new partnerships that integrate Career Education into the curriculum to impact all UNC Asheville students. The employee will maintain and develop partnerships within academic affairs to implement and track students' progress with career exploration plan. The position is responsible for coordinating career coaching services and supervising the career coaching team, including one full-time career coach and up to three (or more) interns to produce high quality career development outcomes. The Associate Director will provide career coaching to meet student and alumni career development needs in collaboration with faculty, student leaders, alumni and staff members.

UNC Asheville offers a small-college setting in one of the most scenic areas of the country. Our beautiful location provides the backdrop for career-minded professionals who value work and life balance. UNC Asheville employees embrace and reflect the university's core values of diversity and inclusion, innovation and sustainability as we build a respectful, vibrant, responsible and inclusive campus community.

The preferred candidates will have a graduate degree in either Counseling, Student Personnel, Higher Education, Education, Social Work, Human Resources or a closely related field. Experience that applicants should demonstrate includes at least three years' career coaching and/or advising, preferably in higher education, and supervisory experience.

Learn more about this vacancy, and apply online at This vacancy is open until filled and may be withdrawn with or without notice.

UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.





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Posted: 4/17/2018
Application Due: 6/16/2018
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