Compass Experince CoordinatorClarke University, Dubuque, IA
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Clarke University is a dynamic, Catholic, liberal arts institution of 1200 students in traditional, adult and graduate programs. Located in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa, along the Mississippi River, Clarke was founded in 1843 by the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
At Clarke University, everything we do is focused on making an impact on students so they can positively impact the world. For students, this means finding a place where they are empowered to find success that will last forever. For faculty and staff, it means more than just coming to work every day – it means truly being engaged across campus while working to create an experience that always puts students first.
Clarke University faculty and staff enjoy a comprehensive benefits package and a collaborative working environment. Outside of the university, faculty and staff benefit from living and working in a thriving city named one of the “most livable” small cities in the country and one of “Best Green Places” in the country.
For more information, please visit www.clarke.edu.
Clarke University, located in Dubuque, IA, is a leading independent, coeducational Catholic university with programs in the liberal arts and the professions, where students become community- and globally-minded citizens. Offering 31 traditional undergraduate majors and 6 graduate programs, a plethora of co-curricular activities as well as study abroad options, Clarke is dedicated to the success of students, commitment to a set of core values, the pursuit of affordable excellence, and to providing a relevant, world-class education above all else. Clarke University is committed to creating and supporting an intellectual community devoted to teaching and learning and providing the opportunity for personal and intellectual growth for students, faculty and staff. The University credits much of that growth and success to the hard work and dedication of its employees.
Job Description: Clarke University is currently recruiting for a Compass Experience Coordinator responsible for creating and planning experiences that support a holistic development of students and fulfill graduation requirements. Where other institutions offer “general education,” Clarke offers the Clarke Compass – an integrated experience that involves experiential and course-based learning. This position is essential in developing, implementing, and managing events and experiences that meet Clarke Compass outcomes, including but not limited to: meeting with students, creating events and managing them in the event tracking software, tracking attendance, troubleshooting/tech support, monitoring student progress, and maintaining a database of outcome completion. Specific duties include: establishing and managing the oversight of software associated with offering and tracking Clarke Compass experiences; coordinating student experiences that involve civic engagement and participation in community outreach; assisting with coordination of and record keeping for semester-long study abroad experiences; assisting students in the development, understanding, and description of co-curricular transcripts; coordinating and offering various educational workshops; gathering data, producing reports; collaborating with Clarke faculty, staff, and students, as well as community partners, to implement civic action; and performing other duties as assigned. This position may require the candidate to problem-solve in terms of human interactions. The successful Compass Experience Coordinator is skilled in quickly establishing interpersonal relationships as well as in determining what is needed for student and programmatic success. The coordinator functions with minimal active supervision. Note: Position may require some evening and weekend hours.
Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Experience with the integration of curricular and co-curricular student outcomes at the college level is essential, and previous experience is preferred. Superior written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, as well as previous experience supervising others is desired. A high degree of computer literacy, including experience with Microsoft Office, databases, and web-based software is a plus. Outstanding time management and organization skills required. Able to manage multiple projects and accomplish critical tasks on time despite interruptions.
Additional Information: Visit our web site at www.clarke.edu to view additional Clarke information. This search is open until filled. To apply, please submit a letter of application and resume online at https://clarke.applicantpool.com/jobs. Resume review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.