Asst. Dean, Student Affairs, 113300
Job no: 494538
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: Pensacola - Main Campus
Categories: Staff, Dean of Students
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|Position Title (Classification Title):||Asst. Dean, Student Affairs, 113300|
|Working Title:||Assistant Dean of Students|
|Job Summary:||The Assistant Dean of students will have oversight of student support and case management responsibilities within the Dean of Students Office including triaging student concerns; helping students problem solve, connecting students to resources on and off-campus, providing basic needs support, responding quickly and appropriately to challenges and/or crises, and providing follow up as necessary. Through formal and informal interactions, the assistant dean of students will meet with students on a daily basis to address interpersonal, behavioral, academic and health and wellbeing concerns. The assistant dean will serve as the primary point of contact for students, parents/families, faculty and staff regarding students of concern. The Assistant Dean will serve in the Dean of Students Office on-call rotation and will be expected to respond appropriately to student incidents and crises; coordinate emergency protocols and provide crisis management support. They must also collaborate with and make referrals to University offices/organizations to provide broad-based student support while implementing appropriate administrative processes, as needed.|
|Department||Dean of Students-Student Services|
|Minimum Qualifications:||Masters degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience; or a bachelors degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of appropriate experience.|
|Position Qualifications:||Master's Degree in student affairs, higher education, counseling, social work or another appropriate field of graduate study and 2 years of appropriate experience or a Bachelor's Degree in an appropriate area of specialization and 4 years of appropriate experience; excellent judgement and flexibility; ability to make quick and sound decisions in high-stress situations/environments; exceptional interpersonal skills; ability to work collaboratively and interact effectively with students, faculty, staff, team members, and community agencies; resourceful and collaborative; experience working in a college or university setting with diverse populations.|
|Preferred Qualifications||Master's degree and five or more years experience working with student affairs administration (i.e., case management, crisis management, program development, etc.); Knowledge of principles and practice around topics such as student case management, responding to students in distress, crisis management, basic needs and disruptive student behavior; student conduct experience; experience working in a Dean of Students Office; working knowledge of Maxient.|
|Essential Functions / Job Duties:||
|Special Requirements or Considerations of the Job:||This position requires a criminal background screen|
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Work Hours||8:00 am-5:00 pm; Monday-Friday|
|Salary Range||$50,000 - $56,000|
|Closing/Preferred Response Date:||9/13/2022|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||This position requires a criminal background screen
Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email email@example.com.