Student Services Program Coordinator IIInternal Title:
Capstone Scholars Program Assistant PrincipalCampus:
Division of Student Affairs and Academic SupportDepartment:
SAAS Capstone Scholars Learning CenterBand :
5Advertised Minimum Salary :
$36,047Advertised Salary Range:
$36,047 - $40,443Part/Full Time:
Full TimeHours per Week:
Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PMType of Staff Position:
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.
Full-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis :
12 monthsJob Search Category:
Student ServicesAbout UofSC:
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.Diversity Statement:
At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.Benefit Eligibility Type:
Full-Time Equivalent (FTE)South Carolina Retirement:
YesState Insurance Programs:
YesAdvertised Job Summary:
This Capstone Scholars Program Assistant Principal position focuses on Community Engagement. The individual must have a strong desire to work with students in developing and overseeing community engagement projects and initiatives, including service-learning and mentoring. The individual must be positive, energetic, and an outgoing individual who is well organized and understands the needs of students during their 1st and 2nd year. Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions):
This position serves as the primary point of contact for service and community mentoring opportunities in the Capstone Scholars Program. A successful candidate will develop and support community engagement programming for the Capstone Scholars Program while cultivating partnerships on campus and throughout the community. This individual works with student leaders to develop service events and programming. In addition to community engagement programming, this position supports other Capstone Scholars’ programming and events. The candidate must be student-focused and willing to connect with students through 1:1 meetings and drop-in hours.
The Capstone Scholars Program, one of UofSC’s Carolina Elite programs for high-ability students, is an invitation-only, 2-year faculty-led community serving over 2,500 students.
Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1 year related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Requires a valid driver’s license.
Excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to speak to large groups. Excellent organization skills. Must be comfortable establishing community partnership. Basic computer skills. Ability to organize, plan, and facilitate programs.Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive:
NoHazardous weather category:
Non-EssentialNumber of Vacancies:
1Job Open Date:
07/01/2021Job Close Date:
08/15/2021Open Until Filled:
NoSpecial Instructions to Applicant:
Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email. Quicklink for Posting:
We are only accepting applications submitted by August 15, 2021
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.