Assistant Director of Student Community Ethics #000252
Posting InformationPosting Number EHRA715P
Quick Link for Internal Postings https: // jobs.wcu.edu/postings/24106 Classification Title Assistant Director Working Title Assistant Director of Student Community Ethics #000252 Department Dept of Student Community Ethics Anticipated Hiring Range $47,000 - $50,200 About WCU
Western Carolina University has been named to the 2022 “America's Best Employers by State” list by Forbes, ranking 14 out of the top 100 employers in North Carolina. Forbes has also ranked Western Carolina University in the Top 100 of America's Best Midsize Employers for 2023. Western Carolina University is the UNC system's westernmost campus and has been consistently ranked as one of the top 15 public regional institutions in the South. WCU's main campus is nestled in a beautiful valley of the Blue Ridge Mountains, 50 miles west of Asheville. WCU is located just 25 miles from the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, one of the nation's most spectacular and most visited national parks. The entire region is known for its excellent quality of life and access to outdoor activities. Employees of WCU are provided a comprehensive benefits package as well as other resources, policies and programs to ensure a happy and healthy work/life balance. Benefit eligible employees have access to dental, vision and health insurance plans – eligibility begins on the first of the month following date of hire. Retirement plan contributions begin on the eligibility date following election and include employer contributions for either a defined contribution or a defined benefit plan. Optional disability plans are also available. Eligible employees have access to tuition waivers for up to three courses per academic year; employee may enroll at any of the constituent UNC System campuses. Also offered are free group exercise classes multiple times per week, a discounted membership to the campus recreation center, free vaccine and booster shots offered on campus, pretax flexible spending accounts, 12 paid holidays and 24 hours of paid community service leave each year. Paid vacation and sick leave accrual begin after first month of employment. Paid parental leave after 12 months of continuous service. WCU offers an abundance of training and development programs, certifications, workshops and conferences – many of which are offered free of charge.
The primary location of this position is on the main Cullowhee, NC campus.
The Assistant Director of Student Community Ethics will be responsible for the adjudication of potential violations of the Code of Student Conduct. The Assistant Director plays a significant role in the implementation of a comprehensive student conduct model, and serves as a resource for hearing bodies housed outside the Department of Student Community Ethics. The Assistant Director also assists with educational programming aimed at cultivating values in each student that are consistent with the Western Carolina University Community Creed and Code of Student Conduct.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Position will have a summer start date.
Master's Degree from an accredited institution.
• Previous student conduct experience at an institution of higher education • Previous hearing board experience at an institution of higher education
Position Type Permanent Full-Time Number of Hours Per Week 40 Number of Months Per Year 12
Posting TextOpen Date 05/08/2023
Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants
To be considered, you must apply online. Please include a cover letter, resume, and a list of professional references including complete contact information to complete the application process.
For questions or additional information, please contact Keri Clark at [email protected]
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks.
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Western Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; national origin; age; disability; genetic information; political affiliation; National Guard or veteran status, consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies, and the policies of The University of North Carolina. Additionally, the University promotes the realization of equal employment opportunity for minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218 or email at [email protected].
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Assistant Director of Student Community Ethics #000252
Western Carolina University
May 25, 2023
June 11, 2023