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K-12 Relations Outreach Specialist


Posting Date

5/15/2018 12:00:00 AM

Position Information

Working Title:  K-12 Relations Outreach Specialist
UW System Title:  Associate Outreach Specialist

Essential Job Functions

This position reports to the Director of K-12 Relations and will be primarily responsible for working in collaboration with the Director of K-12 Relations to manage aspects of the College Credit in High School (CCIHS), Education Outreach and additional programming in K-12 Relations. The individual will assist in the development of new innovative programming in Education Outreach and additional offerings for CCIHS throughout Wisconsin. The Outreach Specialist will oversee and manage CCIHS processes including enrollment, billing and serve as the main point of contact for program requirements. Additional responsibilities include the planning and development of the Academic Competition and Education Outreach classes.

This position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the College Credit in High School (CCIHS) concurrent enrollment program in collaboration with the Director of K-12 Relations, including
    • Perform Student Orientation and Registration visits
    • Lead enrollment processes
    • Coordinate billing processes
    • Serve as the main point of contact for teacher program requirements and responsibilities
  • Plan and organize Education Outreach professional development classes including scheduling, hiring of adjunct instructors and development of marketing plans.
  • Manage the UW-Green Bay Academic Competition including marketing, communication with high schools and overseeing the registration process.
  • Analyze requests and interest in professional development training for practicing K-12 teachers.
  • Assist with instructor approval process for CCIHS and Education Outreach including credential file development, syllabus creation and providing guidance to teachers who are seeking adjunct instructor status.
  • Collaborate with UW-Green Bay faculty to plan professional development opportunities for CCIHS teachers.
  • Promote the Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement and UW-Green Bay initiatives related to K-12 relations, community engagement and other outreach.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Education or related field at time of application
  • 3 years experience in education or professional development training
  • Working knowledge of Wisconsin teacher licensure and dual enrollment


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in higher education
  • Experience working with high school students
  • Knowledge of K-12 schools

The successful candidate will have strong oral, written, interpersonal, and organizational skills, the ability to communicate with a diverse student, employee, and community population, demonstrated integrity and strong leadership, and the willingness to work independently and as a part of a collaborative team in a high-volume work setting. This position is expected to manage multiple projects, self-prioritize and remain flexible to shifting priorities and deadlines. The University welcomes applicants who are dedicated to enriching the quality of life for students and the community by embracing the educational value of diversity, promoting environmental sustainability, encouraging engaged citizenship, and serving as an intellectual, cultural, and economic resource.

Conditions of Appointment

This position will require occasional evening and/or weekend work.  Travel is required for school visits and meetings.

Position is a full-time Academic Staff appointment.  Official transcripts of the highest degree achieved will be required of finalist(s). A criminal conviction investigation will be conducted on the finalist(s). In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the University does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

Salary

Salary range of $38,000 - $43,000. This position is exempt from the overtime provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

BENEFIT DETAILS
The UW System provides an excellent benefits package, including participation in the Wisconsin State Retirement System.

To Apply

STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:

External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)

STEP 2: From "Job Search" screen,

  • Click in "Keywords" box.
  • Enter Job Opening ID "14317"
  • Click "Search."
  • Select "K-12 Relations Outreach Specialist"
  • Click "Apply."
    • You must login before you can apply. Input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login."
    • If you have not yet registered, click "Register Now" to begin the registration process.
 

STEP 3: Submit application materials:

Please be sure to complete all required fields, and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. Please include the following documents:

  • Cover letter that specifically addresses qualifications for the essential job functions
  • Resume
  • Names and contact information for three references
  • Unofficial transcripts of the highest degree achieved

You must select "Submit Application." Selecting "Save as Draft " or "Exit" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.

If you have any questions, need accommodations, or submitted your application with missing materials, call or email:

Meagan Strehlow
Phone: (920) 465-2716
Email:  strehlom@uwgb.edu

Application Deadline

To ensure consideration, please submit application materials by Sunday, June 3, 2018.

Note: The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis.Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining a community which welcomes and values a climate supporting equal opportunity and difference among its members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, genetic information, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status (including disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, other protected veteran, or Armed Forces service medal veteran status), age, or disability.