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Assistant Director of the Wilson Center

Hampden-Sydney College
Job Location:
Hampden-Sydney, Virginia
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Hampden-Sydney College is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Director of the Wilson Center. Reporting to the Director of the Wilson Center, work closely with Wilson Center and College faculty and staff to build the Wilson Leadership Fellows program, manage all external communications efforts for the Wilson Center and provide administrative support. Support expansion and enhancement as well as assist the Director in provision of guidance, leadership, and program management for all aspects of the Wilson Leadership Fellows program. Serve as a leadership advisor for a small group of Wilson Fellows each academic year and assist to enhance all aspects of the mentoring effort of the Wilson Leadership Fellows. Search for and identify best practices in leadership and civic education at the collegiate level. Implement those best practices in existing programming. Identify new programming opportunities to help students embrace the following foundational pillars: active citizenship, leadership in diverse contexts, ethical decision-making, and civil discourse. Manage all Wilson Center social media communications (Facebook and Twitter). Identify and use best practices to grow number of followers and unique interactions in support of Wilson Center strategic goals.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts with 3 to 5 years’ previous leadership, non-profit, government, education, or student development experience required. Must have effective program management, oral and written communication skills and the ability to establish rapport with students, faculty, and staff in a liberal arts environment. This position requires strong interpersonal skills, ability to operate independently with little guidance, exceptional attention to detail, a desire to work with and support College students, flexibility, and a good sense of humor. The position requires extensive night and weekend availability.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Apply at our website You may also mail your application to Hampden-Sydney College, Human Resources, P.O. Box 25, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943.
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