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Kansas State University Program/Project Associate in Manhattan, Kansas

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Program/Project Associate

Department: 3670040050 Spec Ed Counseling & Stud Aff

Job no: 511054

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Administrative / Professional, Education / Instructional, Office / Clerical, Student Affairs / Services

Pay Grade: 07A

About This Role:

The Department of Special Education, Counseling, and Student Affairs seeks an organized and task-oriented individual who is eager to take initiative, to share ideas, and to experience professional growth while fulfilling the responsibilities of the Program/Project Associate position. The candidate will oversee the management of the department office while providing administrative support to the department Chair. The candidate will also assist with recruitment and retention efforts for all four program areas within the department and will support departmental faculty as requested in ways that advance their teaching, research, and service obligations. This nature of this position requires a self-directed individual who is capable of completing the job responsibilities in a professional, timely, and independent manner.

Why Join Us:

Whether it's through research, innovative programming, inspiring future teachers or encouraging people to become teachers, K-State's College of Education is the largest teacher preparation program in Kansas - for good reason. We have responded to the changing needs of education by developing new programs and offering innovative degrees online that provide access to people from vastly different walks of life, cultures, geographic areas, and socio-economic backgrounds. Outstanding faculty, small class sizes, personalized advising, and state and national accredited programs support our excellence.

To learn more about the Department of Special Education, Counseling, and Student Affairs, please visit: coe.ksu.edu/academics/departments/special-education-counseling-student-affairs/ (https://apptrkr.com/get\_redirect.php?id=2356929&targetURL=http://coe.ksu.edu/academics/departments/special-education-counseling-student-affairs/) .

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits (https://apptrkr.com/get\_redirect.php?id=2356929&targetURL=https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/overview/) .

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires a high school diploma and two years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Bachelor's degree in education or related field

+ Knowledge of college and university work environments

+ Experience recruiting prospective college or university students and/or supporting current college or university students

Other Requirements:

+ Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

+ Cover letter

+ Resume

+ Names and contact information for three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Screening begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. For best consideration, apply by July 22, 2021.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$35,363 - $37,024 ($17.00-$17.80 per hour)

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individual