Program Manager, Community-Engaged Learning
|Job Title||Program Manager, Community-Engaged Learning|
|Job Location||Main Campus - Hilltop|
|Minimum Hire-In Rate (for OPE positions only)|
|Union Type||Non Union|
|Travel||Up to 25%|
Under the general supervision of the Director of Community-Engaged Learning, the Community-Engaged Learning Program Manager is responsible for overseeing the Center’s public service programs including USF in DC, Privett Global Scholars, McCarthy Fellows, and Public Service and Community Engagement Minor; and supporting community-engaged learning across the institution. The Program Manager will manage and coordinate all aspects of programs and events; orient students to community engagement and provide community engagement curriculum and resources to faculty as needed; recruit, select, orient, and counsel students in the programs, administer scholarships, participate in selection of students, analyze data to assess program effectiveness and make recommendations for continuous improvement, make recommendations regarding allocation of budget resources, and plan and implement events.
A. Oversee all aspects of the Center’s public service student programs including: Privett Global Service-Learning program, USF in DC, McCarthy Fellows in Sacramento, and Public Service and Community Engagement Minor in collaboration with Director of Community-Engaged Learning
B. Support university-wide service-learning requirement by providing in-class community engagement orientations and reflections, and assisting community partner/faculty stakeholders as requested, in collaboration with community-engaged learning team
C. Work with campus entities (e.g., Cultural Centers, Learning & Writing Center, Office of Diversity Engagement and Community Outreach, Student Leadership & Engagement, etc.) on projects that intersect with the Center’s mission, vision, and programming priorities
D. Support integration of the Engage SF initiative with the Center’s existing undergraduate programs
E. Contribute to the Center’s fundraising and communication strategies in consultation with McCarthy Center Associate Director and other relevant staff
F. Engage in inquiry about practices internal to the McCarthy Center and USF, as well as the broader field of community engagement and community partner’s mission and work, through individual scholarship and participation in professional development opportunities (campus, local, regional, and national)
G. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree preferred. Candidate should have at least two years of administrative experience in higher education or non-profit program management. Significant experience overseeing student programs within higher education is strongly preferred. Candidate must have knowledge of and capacity to articulate and teach about the value of community-engaged learning in higher education, as well as cultural competence and cultural humility to work with students, community partners, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds, identities, and experiences. Candidate must be able to establish and maintain collaborative relationships with USF administrators, faculty, students, private and public agencies and others; demonstrate general knowledge and understanding of budgets, grants and fiscal management; communicate effectively (both orally and in writing) with diverse populations in an urban, multicultural environment; employ strong problem-solving skills in the context of interpersonal and group relations; and prioritize multiple tasks and complete them in a timely fashion. Candidate must have flexibility to work evenings and weekends as needed.
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|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Job Open Date||03/14/2017|
|Job Close Date|
|Posted until Filled||No|
The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world’s most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco’s first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student’s passion for social justice and a desire to “Change the World From Here.” For more information, visit www.usfca.edu.
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