Director of Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Dryden, New York
Sep 12, 2018
Institution Type
Community College

POSITION OFFERED: Director of Continuing Education and Workforce Development

EMPLOYMENT DATE: December 1, 2018                               

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT: Full-time, Renewable


JOB DESCRIPTION:  Builds and sustains collaborative relationships with business and community leaders, regional partners, and area employers to develop continuing education opportunities that meet regional workforce and economic development needs. Partners with faculty, administrative staff, and other internal constituents to develop programs, customize training, propose grant applications, and advance other initiatives to meet the needs of external constituents and provide resources to the College.


QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree and a minimum of five years of administrative experience in adult or continuing education in higher education or a business environment.   Experience in development, implementation and delivery of non-degree professional and/or workforce development programs.


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree and experience in developing and maintaining strategic relationships with the business community, academic departments, partners and content experts in a community college setting.   Experience working with training assessments, curriculum development, and grant writing for workforce development efforts.


OTHER REQUIREMENTS:  Ability and willingness to works nights/weekends as needed and to travel as needed.


EXPECTED HIRING SALARY RANGE:  $67,916-$84,894 - Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Review of applicants to begin October 8, 2018 and continue until position is filled.


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Note: Additional application materials/essays will be requested.


Tompkins Cortland Community College is a culturally diverse campus with over two decades of strong partnerships with international colleges and universities and a commitment to preparing our students for citizenship in a global society. Tompkins Cortland Community College is accredited by the Board of Regents of the State of New York and by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and awards associate degrees in career-oriented and liberal arts/sciences programs of study. Enrollment is approximately 3,500 students. To learn more about the College, visit our website at Visa sponsorship not available. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. AA/EOE


Location: Tompkins Cortland Community College is located in the naturally beautiful and culturally rich Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, near Syracuse, Rochester, Ithaca, and Binghamton. The area is host to many colleges, including Cornell University, as well as excellent healthcare, museums, festivals, and business enterprises.