Career Development Center Mission Statement
Career Development Center provides students and alumni
opportunities for career exploration and employment leading to
productive citizenship contributing to the intellectual, cultural,
and economic development of the region.
Internship Program Mission Statement
The purpose of the IU Southeast Internship Program is to provide
students with experiential work opportunities applying classroom
knowledge to real-world work environments, which promote student
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- Develops and implements programs and initiatives geared at
enhancing and reinforcing the academic engagement and experiential
learning capacity of the student experience. Projects programming
outcomes at the program, department/division, or campus level.
- Interfaces directly with students, attending student
programming events and gathering satisfaction feedback from student
participants to implement into future student programming
initiatives and objectives.
- Collaborates with staff in own department and other
departments, as well as academic and campus leaders, on shared
student programming goals, often coordinating funding to sponsor
- Measures and evaluates effectiveness of student programs
against projected outcomes; regularly prepares reports on impact to
students and budget and may present to stakeholders on
effectiveness and to secure funding for initiatives moving
- Serves on committees and performs student programming research
across the field of higher education and at peer institutions to
identify and recommend best practices.
- Plans and coordinates communications for student programming
initiatives to ensure student participation and inclusion.
- May provide guidance to other Student Programming Specialists;
makes process recommendations to manager for improved delivery of
PRIMARY JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Managing data for the internship programs including faculty
assignments; course creation; paperwork tracking, and communicating
about mid-term and final assignments through Handshake and our
internal digital process.
- Presenting a promoting this program to our students and
community through presentations and meetings as required.
- Counseling students individually on experiential learning
processes including but not limited to: finding sites, applying for
sites, site issues, and resolution on conflicts.
- General Clerical duties including but not limited to online
resume critiques, mock interview critiques, and assistance with
career development events.
- Bachelor's degree in education, social work, public affairs,
counseling, business, or a related field.
- Master's degree in higher education student affairs or a
- 2 years of experience in student services, higher education, or
a related field.
Combinations of related education and experience may be
- Possess a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured
by Indiana University.
- Proficient communication skills
- Maintains a high degree of professionalism
- Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills
- Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
- Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic
- Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty
- Highly thorough and dependable
- Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure
- Develops and delivers effective presentations
- Demonstrated customer service skills
- Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information
- Demonstrates excellent judgment and decision making skills
- Demonstrates excellent judgment, tact, and diplomacy
- Commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds and
demonstrated cultural competency
- Ability to build strong partnerships with students and other
- Career Development Certifications (Strong Interest, Strengths
Finder, DISC, etc)
- Experience with Diversity and Equity initiatives
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to
operate a computer and other standard office productivity
equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods
of time moving around an office environment and the campus. Ability
to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. The person in this role must
be able to perform the essential functions with or without an
IU Southeast Campus
New Albany, Indiana
Full-Time, $35,568 annually plus benefits.