Program Coordinator, Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services
Coastal Carolina University seeks candidates for the Program Coordinator position in the office of Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services (IISS). The Program Coordinator is a full-time position and serves as a member of the Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services Team reporting directly to the Director of Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services. The Program Coordinator will work in an office setting as well as various environments across campus and must be available to work evenings and weekends during peak times of the year.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate strong decision-making, organizational and facilitation skills; excellent interpersonal skills; and the ability to build relationships, with a commitment to work as part of a University-wide community. The ideal candidate will also be able to demonstrate understanding of the unique needs of under-represented/marginalized student populations and a commitment to working with diverse student populations to support their academic and social integration into the institution.
Duties include, but are not limited to: the development and execution of programs and activities that support the goals and objectives of the office (Cultural Celebration, Cultural Heritage Months, Chants Chats, and other large- and small-scale programs); working with students, faculty, staff, and administrators; organizing and managing budgets; consulting with vendors and office partners to ensure programmatic success; cooperating with Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services colleagues in formal and informal problem solving; maintaining and upholding the Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services mission and vision; engaging with Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion division colleagues in meetings, events, and programs; interacting with families of students seeking information or guidance; and educating students, faculty, staff, and the broader community about Intercultural and Inclusion Student Services programs, initiatives, and events; and other duties as assigned.
Requirements: A bachelor’s degree and related experience is required. A master’s degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, or a related field are preferred. At least two (2) years of relevant experience in intercultural programs and services in an educational setting and direct experience with programming in a university setting, along with demonstrated knowledge of universal design and a social justice framework are also preferred.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, contact information for three professional references and a statement addressing their experiences with and commitment to diverse populations of students online at http://jobs.coastal.edu or online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity at Coastal Carolina University, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Program Coordinator I (AH35/005372), full-time position with benefits. SC State pay band: 05. Primary work hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Must be flexible to meet special scheduling needs of the University. Position requires some weekend and evening hours.