Dean of Counseling and Educational Support Services (CESS)
Dean of Counseling and Educational Support Services (CESS)
Salary - See Position Description
Location - Aptos, CA
Job Type - Full-time
Department/Division - Counseling & Guidance
Job Number - 2018-00597
Closing - 6/18/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
Under the general direction of the Vice President, Student Services, the Dean of Counseling and Educational Support Services provides equity-minded leadership and direction for Counseling, Puente, Transfer and Career Services, Dual Enrollment, the Student Success Initiative, Accessibility Support Center, Learning Skills, International Students and other student services projects. The dean directs, supervises, and evaluates faculty and staff relative to areas of assignment.
Cabrillo College's Counseling and Educational Support Services (CESS) Division seeks a full-time, administrator who is dynamic, innovative, and equity-minded to join its staff as the Dean of Counseling and Educational Support Services. The ideal candidate will share Cabrillo's commitment to educating its racially and socioeconomically diverse student population. Cabrillo College serves approximately 12,000 students per term, of which 44% are LatinX, 5% multi-ethnic, 3% Asian, 1% African-American, 1% Filipino, .25% American Indian or Alaskan Native, and .19% Pacific Islander as of Fall 2017. At Cabrillo, over 52% of students are students of color, and 59% are economically disadvantaged. In 2006, Cabrillo College was designated an Hispanic-Serving Institution, reflecting the great responsibility that the College has to the educational attainment and economic well-being of the surrounding community. The successful candidate will join the CESS division dedicated to the use of techniques that draw on culturally responsive approaches to counseling.
About the Department:
The Counseling and Educational Support Services (CESS) Division at Cabrillo College includes several programs designed to support students during their educational journey at the college. CESS also works closely with high school counselors and administrators to assist with the enrollment of high school students. The CESS Division collaborates with both the instructional and student services divisions at the college to deliver effective support to new and returning students. CESS is a part of the Vice President of Student Services component at Cabrillo College.
Examples of Duties
Education and Experience:
Master's degree from an accredited college or university, AND three (3) years of increasingly responsible experience as an academic administrator or in a faculty leadership role AND four (4) years of successful college teaching and/or counseling experience.
Please Note: To ensure an accurate evaluation of your application materials, please submit information regarding your education, experience, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to the minimum qualifications. When filling out the online application, it is important that you fill out all sections completely. Do not leave blank spaces noting "see resume." When adding attachments, please redact ALL of the following items which appear on any attachment before you submit it: social security number, birth date, age, gender, birthplace and personal photos.
Salary: Full-time categorically-funded management assignment (225-day), 12 months per year, Monday through Friday, with evenings and/or weekends as needed. Current eight-step schedule ranges from $8,587 to $12,084 per month. Classified administrators are required to join the Public Employee's Retirement System (PERS) and as such must contribute up to 7% of their monthly salary to PERS on a pre-tax basis. Cabrillo College provides an annual doctoral stipend of $3,745 for eligible employees.
Cabrillo College currently provides a benefit stipend for medical, dental, life and long-term disability insurance for employees and eligible dependents.
**To be considered, each candidate MUST SUBMIT:
1. Completed online Employment Application.
2. Job-related resume.
3. Cover Letter, which states how the candidate specifically meets the required qualifications
4. Three (3) recent job-related letters of recommendation which address the candidate's ability to perform the duties of this position.
5. Verification of educational and experience qualifications (Foreign transcripts must be translated to determine equivalency to U.S. standards. Any fee for such translation is paid by the applicant.):
**If any of the above materials are not submitted with your application packet, your materials will be deemed incomplete and will not be forwarded to the committee for screening.
Please notify the Human Resources Department if you require any special accommodation(s) in meeting these requirements.
Selection Procedure: Applications will be reviewed by a search committee, which will determine the applicants to invite for interviews based on appraisal of qualifications as documented by application materials submitted. Meeting the posted requirements does not guarantee an invitation for an interview.
Candidates selected for employment with Cabrillo College must agree to be fingerprinted, provide current tuberculosis screening results, provide proof of eligibility for employment in the United States and present a valid Social Security card and Driver's License upon hire.
Application Deadline: Application and attached required materials MUST be successfully submitted by 11:59 p.m. on: Monday, June 18, 2018. All completed applications received by this date will receive a full screening; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Cabrillo College seeks applications from all qualified individuals. It is the continuing goal of Cabrillo College to hire and retain staff that reflect the rich diversity and cultural heritage of the college district and its student body.
Agency Cabrillo College
Address 6500 Soquel Drive Aptos, California, 95003
Phone (831) 479-6217