Experiential Education Specialist
Deadline for Applications is 3/21/2021
Code: 16663 Posted: 02/17/2021
Employment Type: Full time/Academic Staff/Exempt
Reports To: The Experiential Education Specialist will report to Community Engagement Manager.
Pay Range: $40,000-$46,000
Essential Job Functions
Did you have a life-changing college internship, campus employment experience or community-based learning course?
If so, you know the value of experiential education. If you are passionate about preparing college students to become civically-engaged professionals, have strong messaging and social media skills, value working with diverse colleagues and students and can develop relationships that lead to enhanced student success, the Experiential Education Specialist role at UW-Parkside could be for you.
- The Experiential Education Specialist coordinates and delivers career and civic development programming, resource materials, and/or advising to students.
- Educates students, alumni, and other stakeholders about internship, campus employment and community-based learning opportunities and maintains relationships to aid in effective career planning.
- Strives to create a welcoming, equitable, and inclusive work environment.
- Advises students individually or in groups about internships, community-based learning and campus employment
- Supports training for faculty and supervisors of experiential education opportunities
- Identifies and maintains a professional network of employers and community partners or other stakeholders to facilitate experiential education opportunities for students
Education, Experience, Training And/or Certifications
- Bachelor’s degree
- Experience with community-based learning, internships and/or campus employment
- Experience with events, marketing and social media
Salary and Benefits
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
Benefit Details: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/download/summaries/fasl.pdf
Total Compensation Estimator: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/totalcomp/
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications must be submitted electronically through our employment portal. If you need additional assistance you may contact Human Resources at (262) 595-2204. Hours 8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday.
STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:
External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
STEP 2: Submit application materials
Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. All materials must be added at one time, once submitted you may not edit/add to profile. Please include the following documents:
- Cover Letter
- Names and contact information for 3 professional references
Review of Applications
Applications received by 11:59 p.m. Sunday March 21st, 2021 are ensured full consideration.
You must select "SUBMIT". Selecting "Save" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.
Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials.
In instances where the Review Committee is unable to ascertain from a candidates application materials whether she/he meets all of the required qualifications, or if all of the application materials are not submitted, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications and may be excluded from further consideration.
Legal Notices and Important Information
Employment will require a criminal background check in accordance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment. (see TC1 - App. 4 and p. 12)
Note: Criminal Background Check – The Department of Workforce Development, Equal Rights Division prohibits employers from using criminal background check information, policies or practices that have a “disparate impact” and is not “job-related and consistent with business necessity” in hiring decisions. All information used to screen or hire job applications should relate to the duties of the job.
UW-Parkside is an AA/EEO employer: All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
It is the policy of UW-Parkside to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 262-595-2204. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual’s disability.
In compliance with the Clery Act of 1998, the University of Wisconsin Parkside Crime Statistics Report is available here. Call the UW-Parkside Campus Police Office at (262) 595-2455 for a paper copy of the annual report.
Transcripts will be required upon hire.
Available Until: 03/22/2021