893 West St
Amherst, MA 01002
Hampshire College is an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium with Amherst, Smith, and Mount Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Founded in 1965, Hampshire College offers approximately 1400 full-time students a full range of liberal arts programs through an interdisciplinary, inquiry-based curriculum. The College is located in the beautiful Pioneer Valley in Western Massachusetts and contributes to the rich cultural environments of the college towns of Amherst, South Hadley and Northampton.
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Preference: Nice to have
|Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting applications for a school administrator to provide high level support to the dean in the School of Critical Social Inquiry.|
The school administrator oversees the daily operations of the School of Critical Social Inquiry (CSI) and provides administrative support to the dean and CSI faculty through a variety of supervisory, administrative, and coordinating duties. Duties include consulting with the dean in planning, budget, and policy development as well as office management, coordinating school curriculum, administrative support, and event coordination. This position includes supervisory responsibilities.
An associate degree or equivalent is required with a minimum of three years of job-related experience. Candidate must have basic business and technical skills competency to actively manage and communicate about budget, curriculum tracking, and scheduling, including but not limited to word processing, excel spreadsheets, calendar, email, and Colleague or similar software. The school administrator must be able to function effectively in a fast-paced, complex setting; demonstrate flexibility and ability to exercise independent judgment; coordinate varying deadlines; and possess a high level of sensitivity and confidentiality. The school administrator must be able to interact professionally with diverse constituencies in a positive, collaborative manner. Previous supervisory experience is desirable. This position requires the ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
This is a 35-hour per week, benefited position. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at https://jobs.hampshire.edu/
Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.