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Adjunct Faculty (multiple positions)
Division: Office of Academic Affairs
Reports to: Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty
Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, NC is accepting applications for multiple adjunct positions. Adjunct faculties are hired to provide quality learning experiences to traditional students as well as adult learners, depending on the program for which candidates are hired.
Positions Available: Adjunct faculties are needed for the following disciplines:
General Responsibilities: The categories listed below constitute the expectations for the adjunct faculty member. These responsibilities will be assessed utilizing student evaluations, classroom observations by thesupervisor, and the supervisor’s formative and summative evaluations. Specifically, the adjunct will:
Skills Required: Course and syllabi development, current pedagogical knowledge and practices, MS Office, cooperative and active learning strategies, writing for learning, communication skill (verbal, written and interpersonal), and problem-solving.
Minimum Degree: Ph.D. in specified field preferred. Master’s degree in specified field considered with a minimal of 18 graduate credit hours in each area taught. Educational background and work experience which meets the standards of the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges and Lees-McRae College required.
Application Deadline: Ongoing; Interviews will begin immediately.
Start Date: Varies depending on course rotation schedule and enrollment demands
Method of Application: Submit a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae and a list of three references with complete contact information using the Apply Now link above. AA/EOE
Director of Compliance
The Director of Compliance will be responsible for the eligibility, rules certification, and compliance of student-athletes and coaches in the 19 varsity sports offered at Lees-McRae College. Reporting to Conference Carolinas and the NCAA are vital responsibilities of this position.
Application: Please submit resume, cover letter and list of three professional references using the Apply Now link above. Position open until suitable candidate is located. AA/EOE
Lees-McRae College seeks an exceptional individual to serve as Provost. Working closely with the President and faculty, the Provost will oversee academic operations of the College. The Provost will be responsible for supervision of all faculty members, Associate Provost, Registrar, and Academic Affairs personnel. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, a leadership role and working cooperatively with the faculty in operations of academic programs and establishing curriculum; monitoring and assisting in the selection, evaluation, promotion and reappointment of faculty including schedules and teaching load; working with faculty, division chairs, the Chief Financial Officer, and the President in the development and administration of the academic budget; evaluating operations and preparing annual effectiveness reports; and participating in institutional strategic planning.
Requirements include experienced college administration individual with substantial relevant leadership and management experience, preferably in private higher education; familiarity with the issues affecting higher education and understanding of the role of the administration in the guidance of the institution; high standards of professional ethics and integrity; evidence of professional and scholarly achievement; strong interpersonal skills; excellent written and oral communication; interpersonal and strategic leadership skills; and a strong work ethic. Earned Doctorate from an accredited institution required.
Review of applications will begin as received and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit letters of interest, application or resume, and list of three professional references by using the Apply Now link above.
Director of Counseling Services
Lees-McRae College seeks a part-time Director of Counseling Services to provide services to students, staff and faculty. The successful candidate will be an experienced professional who is passionate about the health and well-being of students; capable of assuming a leadership role in ongoing campus efforts to promote health and wellness; reduce high-risk behaviors among students; and strengthen campus crisis intervention and emergency response. The position is 12-months, 20 hours per week.
The Director is responsible for the leadership of the Counseling Center including providing individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, consultation, outreach programs and prevention strategies. In addition, the Director will supervise counseling interns and peer educator program, and be responsible for budgeting, planning, and policy development. The Director works collaboratively with other units within the Division of Student Development.
The successful candidate must possess a master’s degree in psychology, counseling, or social work; be a Licensed Professional Counselor as recognized by the North Caroline Board of Licensed Professional Counselors; and have at least two years’ experience as a licensed counselor and experience in dealing with students with disabilities.
Application: Please submit resume, cover letter and list of three professional references using the Apply Now link above. AA/EOEE
Assistant Men's and Women's Volleyball Coach
Lees-McRae College is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Men’s & Women’s Volleyball Coach. Duties consist of assisting the head coach in the administration of all phases of the volleyball program including meeting program objectives, recruiting student athletes, taking measures to promote students’ academic success, and a commitment to NCAA compliance. Administrative duties will be assigned by the Director of Athletics. Additional duties include coaching, recruiting, scheduling, scouting, video breakdown, academic counseling, camps/clinics, and game/practice management.
Candidates must possess a personal commitment to the mission of Lees-McRae College; knowledge and experience in coaching volleyball; excellent oral and written skills; a commitment to detail; knowledge of NCAA rules and compliance; ability to work effectively in a team environment; ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; proven detail oriented and results driven; and ability to be creative, innovative, resourceful, frugal and adaptive to change. At least one year experience coaching or playing in the sport of volleyball and a college degree is required.
Applicants for position should submit a cover letter, resume and names/contact information of three references using the Apply Now link above. AA/EOE
Security Officer (Part-Time)
Lees-McRae College seeks applicants for a Part-Time Security Officer. This position strives to maintain a safe and secure environment for the students, employees, and visitors of the College through systematic monitoring of the campus grounds and buildings. Major duties include: Patrolling, checking for fire and safety hazards, performing traffic duty including issuing parking citations, assisting in evacuation of buildings, investigating unusual activities and preparing reports and logs as required. Qualifications include: High school diploma, good criminal background, valid NC driver’s license, computer skills, ability to tactfully enforce rules and regulations. Security and/or law enforcement experience preferred. Evening, weekends, and holiday shifts involved.
Applications, including three professional references, may be submitted using the Apply Now link above. Position open until suitable candidate is located. AA/EOE
Lees-McRae College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.