*NOTE: Salaries for internal candidates are determined by the State of New Jersey and AFT, AFL-CIO Agreement and will follow promotional calculations as outlined in the bargaining unit agreement.
This is a full-time, AFT position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand. Note: This position is in the “NL” category of employment (non-fixed work week) An AFT- NL professional staff member or librarian who is required to work beyond 35 hours shall be compensated through compensatory time off. Compensatory time shall be earned for hours worked beyond the normal work week, or on an employee’s regular day off, if requested and approved by their supervisor.
RAMAPO COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY:
Mission: Ramapo College of New Jersey is New Jersey’s Public Liberal Arts College, dedicated to providing students a strong foundation for a lifetime of achievement. The College is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. Ramapo College emphasizes teaching and individual attention to all students. We promote diversity, inclusiveness, sustainability, student engagement, and community involvement.
Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, elementary education, nursing and social work. The College also offers articulated programs, including dental, optometry, chiropractic and health professions, as well as visual arts therapy and law, with colleges and institutions in New Jersey and New York.
Undergraduate students may choose to concentrate their studies in one of five schools with more than 539 course offerings and more than 36 academic programs. Ramapo College boasts an average student/faculty ratio of 18:1 and an average class size of 23; affording students the opportunity to develop close ties to the College’s exceptional faculty.
The College offers part-time graduate programs leading to degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education.
Manage all aspects of the campus We Care program including the Food Pantry, Student Relief Fund, and the Clothing Closet. Serve as site supervisor for We Care Graduate Interns, and as clinical supervisor for MSW (Master of Social Work) Graduate Interns placed with the We Care program and other areas of the Center for Student Involvement (CSI); may clinically supervise other MSW Interns on campus. Oversee student campus and community service initiatives including identifying and working with partners and sites; training student leaders, clubs, fraternities, and sororities on service; and collaborating with CSI and campus partners.
Oversee all aspects of Ramapo Food Pantry including coordinating inventory and food/supply drives.
Oversee all aspects of Student Relief Fund including conducting intake meetings with applicants, working with Institutional Advancement to manage the Relief Fund (s), working with Financial Aid to assess applicant need, and ensuring funds are disbursed to students in a timely manner.
Oversee all aspects of Ramapo Clothing Closet including coordinating inventory and coordinating donations and drives.
Serves as site supervisor for Graduate Interns assigned to the We Care program.
Serve as clinical supervisor for MSW Graduate Interns throughout the Center for Student Involvement.
Research and stay abreast of best practices in addressing food/financial/housing insecurity issues of college students.
Work with Institutional Research to disseminate and analyze data for annual student Food Insecurity Survey.
Maintain existing, and identify new community service opportunities and partners.
Work with faculty and Academic Affairs to identify community-based learning opportunities.
Work with CSI staff to identify service opportunities for student clubs, fraternities, and sororities.
Assist with coordinating civic engagement initiatives including Civic Engagement Week, Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, King Day of Learning, and Leaders in Service.
Supervise student staff who assist with service initiatives.
Shared CSI Responsibilities
Develop and maintain linkages with faculty, academic units, and campus wide committees with the intention of developing programs and services that support the mission of the College and other current College initiatives.
Participate in an on-call rotation with CSI staff to cover evening and weekend events.
Assist with major student events including Orientation, Senior Week, and Commencement.
All other duties as assigned, according to agreed upon goals of the Unit.
Some evening and weekend hours required.
This job operates in an office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
This is largely a sedentary role, requiring use of typical office equipment such as a computer, laptop and cell phone. Most work is completed in a corporate office environment
1) Graduation from an accredited College or University with a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree
2) Currently possess, or possess no later than 8/16/21 start date, an LSW or LCSW
3) Have completed, or complete no later than 12/31/21, Seminar in Field Instruction (SIFI) (Available online via Ramapo at no cost)
Minimum two years experience (three or more years preferred) in an institution of higher education or related environment that is directly related to job responsibilities (may include Graduate Intern/Assistantship experience)
Ramapo College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Since the foundation of the College, Ramapo has a long history of advocating, advising, and supporting issues of diversity, equity, and inclusiveness through the advancement of diversity-related initiatives with an emphasis on underrepresented and historically marginalized groups on campus. This philosophy can be seen throughout the College’s growth. Current examples can be found in its Mission Statements, Strategic Plans, degree and course offerings, community outreach programs, the forming of the Diversity Action Committee, and numerous diversity conferences. Ramapo commitment to diversity and inclusion is infused across all facets of The College; where the environment is welcoming, dedicated to social justice, respectful of freedom of expression, and focused on educating and having an ongoing conversation regarding cultural competence and the benefits and importance of diversity.
Internal Number: 141278987
About Ramapo College
"Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as sixth in the Best Regional Universities North category for public institutions, Ramapo College of New Jersey is sometimes mistaken for a private college. This is, in part, due to its unique interdisciplinary academic structure, its size of approximately 6,008 students and its pastoral setting in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains on the New Jersey/New York border.Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor's degrees in the arts, business, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include nursing and social work. In addition, Ramapo College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels. The College also offers six graduate programs as well as articulated programs with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New York Chiropractic College, New York University College of Dentistry, SUNY State College of Optometry and New York College of Podiatric Medicine."