The Assistant Director of Career Education and Advising serves as a key conduit of information and education regarding full-time positions, internships, and experiential opportunities in a student services environment. This role pro-actively engages with students, faculty, staff, parents, alumni, and friends of Hampden-Sydney College to develop and promote a host of career building opportunities and skills for undergraduate liberal arts students.
The Assistant Director will accomplish this through direct career advising with undergraduate students in individual and group settings, conduct outreach programming, manage office technology resources, and serve as a knowledgeable resource for students exploring post-graduation options including Graduate School and Fellowship Programs. Reports to the Director of the Ferguson Career Center.
Must have ability to work occasional evening hours and weekend special events. College degree with active experience in student services, clubs, and organizations. Preference given to candidates with case interviewing and career counseling skills; effective public speaking and written communication skills; and the ability to establish rapport with students, parents, faculty, alumni, employers and staff in a strong liberal arts environment.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Apply at our website http://www.hsc.edu/human-resources/job-openings. You may also mail your application to Hampden-Sydney College, Human Resources, P.O. Box 127, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943. Hampden-Sydney College values diversity, prohibits discrimination, and is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.
About Hampden-Sydney College
Hampden-Sydney College has unique bragging rights - it is the tenth oldest institution of higher learning in the United States (1775), and is the oldest of the country's few remaining private colleges that specializes in educating and developing young men.
H-SC is one of the top liberal arts colleges in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report and Forbes. Our alumni network ranks in the top 5 in the nation, says the Princeton Review, and The Wall Street Journal ranks Hampden-Sydney College among the top 10 schools for career preparation.