Ball State University Ball State University, Muncie, IN, United States
Aug 17, 2017Full time
Assistant Director of Student Life Ball State University Ball State University is accepting applications for a professional position as an Assistant Director of Student Life. Ball State University is inviting applicants with a passion for engaging students in community service and service learning to join a program with a 50 year legacy of serving the Muncie Community. Major responsibilities: The Assistant Director of Student Life position is responsible for planning and implementing student volunteer and civic engagement activities designed to provide students with meaningful service opportunities in the local, regional and national community. They provide support and resources for students and student organizations engaged in community service including advising Student Voluntary Services, Alternative Spring Breaks, and Cardinal Kitchen. They are also responsible for fostering and maintaining relationships with community partners to create effective mutually beneficial service opportunities and serve as a primary liaison and collaborative partner with faculty and academic units integrating service learning into the curriculum. Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree from an accredited college or university by date of appointment. Experience working in a non-profit organization or in higher education. Clear evidence of skills in program planning and implementation; excellent oral and written communication skills. Preferred qualifications: Experience working with community service programs, service learning initiatives or leadership development programs; supervisory experience. Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship. Apply on-line at http://bsu.peopleadmin.com. Include the following documents with your application: Resume, cover letter and master’s transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted through September 6, 2017. Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of seven academic colleges that offer 187 undergraduate programs, 84 master’s programs, and 16 doctoral programs. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all. The university offers an excellent benefits package, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, and generous time off with pay. EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled.