Rappahannock Community College (RCC), a two-campus institution serving a rural 12-county area in the Chesapeake Bay region of Virginia seeks applicants for Dean of Dual Enrollment and Community Outreach. This position is an administrative faculty appointment. Excellent benefits package; salary commensurate with education and experience. Immediate appointment. The College desires candidates with a commitment to the community college mission and experience working in a diverse student population, including adult learners and at-risk students. The successful candidate will be committed to academic excellence, continuous improvement through professional development, assessment, program and course development, and creating a collegial environment of civility, collaboration and open communication. The college strives for a faculty and staff with expertise in best practices, innovative strategies, and instructional technologies that support the highest quality teaching, learning, operation and administration. Finalists will be expected to deliver a presentation. The Dean of Dual Enrollment and Community Outreach reports to the Vice President of Instruction and Student Development (VPISD). The dean is responsible for the RCC Dual Enrollment program, which constitutes more than one-third of RCC's credit enrollment, serves 14 public school divisions, the Chesapeake Bay Governor's School, two technical centers, and numerous private schools in a 12 county service region. The dean is responsible for the RCC public school partnerâs relationship and the integrity and productivity of the dual enrollment program. With the guidance of the VPISD, the dean works directly with school personnel and superintendents, RCC academic and student development deans, the college registrar, and other personnel in the student development and business offices to ensure that all aspects of the dual enrollment program are managed in a timely manner. The dean facilitates assessment, qualifies faculty, and manages the curricular planning and enrollment management functions of all dual enrolled coursework, pathways, and programs. The dean, in concert with other designated administrative colleagues, oversees and ensures the integrity of the dual enrollment program, and the status of dual enrolled students and courses. In addition, the dean is also responsible for organizing open houses, workshops, and some promotional activities that foster partnerships within the community. The dean serves on statewide committees and provides leadership to college standing committees. The dean maintains a consistent college-wide schedule that is designed to meet the duties and responsibilities of the position. Often during the week, the dean must work at any or all off-site locations or dual enrollment sites. As needed, or as determined by the VPISD, the dean regularly attends meetings scheduled at varying locations throughout the service region.
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About Rappahannock Community College
Rappahannock Community College (RCC) is a two-year public institution of higher education in the Virginia Community College System (VCCS). Established in 1971 as a comprehensive community college, RCC serves the residents of Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Mathews, Middlesex, New Kent, Northumberland, Richmond, and Westmoreland counties with quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities.