Location: 9700 France Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Employment Condition: Unlimited
ABOUTTHEPOSITION This position will serve as a primary staff member responsible for planning and executing a comprehensive programmatic calendar that engages a diverse student body. They will be the advisor to the Normandale Program Board and Student Senate, as well as other clubs as needed. They will serve as a key student resource through the assigned student departmental model, in addition to serving as a club advisor when needed. This position will have a direct impact on creating a welcoming and well-rounded experience for students resulting in increased retention, including planning Welcome Week and other engagement activities. They will also provide supervision of the Zone (Student Life area), supervise student workers, and manage appropriate budgets. In addition, they will be the departmental lead on training of student leaders throughout the academic year.
1-2 years of experience in higher education, including graduate assistantships
Demonstrated ability to think critically, problem solve, and multitask
Demonstrated ability to use judgement in situations involving confidentiality or crisis situations
Experience working with underrepresented populations providing culturally responsive support to students of color, first-generation students, and Pell eligible students
Demonstrated knowledge of racial equity and intercultural competence
Experience planning events and educational programs for a diverse student body
Knowledge and experience in applying student development theory in working with student populations
Master's degree in Student Personnel, Counseling, Higher Education, or other related field
1-2 years in Student Life, Student Affairs, Residential Life, or Academic Affairs program development
Strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects at once
Experience serving as a coordinator for student programming
Fluency in Somali, Arabic or Spanish
On-going professional development in intercultural competence and equity.
Ability to work evening and weekend hours as needed
Demonstrated ability to balance multiple priorities and projects and prioritize as needed
HOW TO APPLY
Please submit your online application and supporting information to: https://normandale.peopleadmin.com/postings/1648
Upload (attach) a cover letter that addresses how your qualifications align with the requirements of this position;
Upload (attach) current resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Note: Official academic transcripts may be requested from those invited for an interview. We do NOT accept letters of recommendation. Application deadline is 11:59 pm CST June 16, 2021.
All applicants must be able to lawfully accept employment in the United States at the time of employment. Normandale does not sponsor visas.
WHYNORMANDALE Normandale is the largest community college in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, serving almost 15,000 students from diverse backgrounds, 42% of whom are students of color and nearly 25% are first-generation. We offer opportunities for individuals to grow and learn and advance all the while working for an organization that is committed to providing an inclusive and equitable space for students to learn.
GREATBENEFITSPACKAGE! As an agency of the State of Minnesota, Normandale offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision insurance, short and long term disability, generous vacation and sick leave, 11 paid holidays each year, employer paid life insurance, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plans, and tax-deferred compensation. Additional benefits include tuition waivers available to certain dependents, once qualifying criteria is met.
For information on benefits, visit SEGIP's website. This position is also part of Minnesota Association of Professional Employees (MAPE). The collective bargaining agreement outlines many additional benefits provided.
Internal Number: 1647
About Normandale Community College
Normandale Community College is located in Bloomington, Minnesota, which is in the southwest metropolitan region of Minneapolis/St. Paul (Twin Cities) and one of the fastest growing areas in the state. With a population of over 3.5 million, the Twin Cities is home to a variety of cultural communities and features vast arts and entertainment, athletic and family activities, a growing economy, and exceptional public schools and healthcare systems.Founded in 1968, Normandale Community College serves a student population of approximately 15,000 students annually and offers over 50 Associate degree programs.. Normandale is the largest community college in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. To learn more about our strategic vision, visit http://www.normandale.edu/Normandale2020.