Classification Title: Student Services Program Coordinator II
College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: SAAS Student Life
Advertised Salary Range: $35,568 FLSA minimum
Advertised Job Summary:
The assistant director will primarily oversee cultural awareness programming for the office of multicultural student affairs (OMSA) to increase awareness and understanding of identity, cultural diversity and social justice. The assistant director will work to increase the volume and visibility of the university's cultural awareness programming and broaden the impact of these efforts through collaboration with campus partners and student organizations. As a member of the multicultural student affairs team, the assistant director also will provide departmental support and guidance on effective methods for retaining and providing cultural support to historically marginalized identities, the unit's diversity education programs, and provides individual support to students in their academic and personal development.
The primary responsibilities of the assistant director for Multicultural Student Affairs include:
Develop and implement programs and activities that build cultural/diversity awareness and foster understanding acceptance
Collaborate, support, and develop programs that promote diversity and inclusion within the Carolina Community
Collaborate, promote, and provide leadership to student initiatives, including advising student organizations
Develop and facilitate educational workshops for students, faculty, and staff addressing relevant student and community issues related to diversity, equity, and or inclusion
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1 year related experience, or bachelor's degree and 3 years related experience. In addition, this position requires a variable work schedule. Evening and weekend hours will be required.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 97679
About The University of South Carolina
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.