Program Coordinator - Kimmel Belonging and Engagement Hub - 4 Positions
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Location: Edwardsville, Illinois
4 openings available.
Internal Number: 16071
Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville is currently seeking four Program Coordinator(s) for the Kimmel Belonging and Engagement Hub. The Kimmel Belonging and Engagement Hub (KBEH) is the result of a recent merger between the Kimmel Student Involvement Center and the Inclusive Excellence, Education, and Development Hub, an effort to better position the university to deliver services and offer programming to advance student success and inclusive excellence, nurture belonging and well-being for all students, and provide opportunities that support students’ development into culturally competent, socially responsible leaders on campus, at work and in their communities.
The Program Coordinator will oversee programs and projects that advance student belonging and student success by: implementing program priorities, setting goals, providing program knowledge and expertise, providing leadership for the development of programs, administering programs and special projects, assessing and analyzing data for continuous improvement, and working strategically and collaboratively with campus and community partners.
Further, this position will serve on campus committees that develop large scale collaborative events/activities which impact student success, learning, and development, and support students by providing recommendations such as appropriate referrals for students regarding educational, financial, personal, and career concerns.
Program Coordinator: Community Engagement
Responsible for providing experiences through the Kimmel Belonging and Engagement Hub (KBEH) where students engage in action that improves their local and global communities by affirming personal identities and group memberships, enhancing understanding of and respect for human dignity, and disrupting bias within themselves. This includes direct supervision of the AMERICORPS team member. Creates opportunities for campus and community connections through the planning and execution of the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Service Saturday Program Series, and other community service opportunities. In addition to providing service opportunities, this position will oversee the management of civic engagement education. This position will also help support the work of the Associate Director by incorporating Anti-racism, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (ADEI) education and tenants into programming and workshops.
Program Coordinator: Student Organizations
Provides services related to the support, development, and assessment of student organizations, leaders, and advisors. They will be the primary resource for student organizations, developing and implementing training for organization leaders and advisors that align with the SIU System’s Anti-racism, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (ADEI) Certificate Program in collaboration with the Inclusive Education and Training Coordinator. Oversee and support all student organizations. Maintain expert-level knowledge of the campus student engagement platform (Get Involved). They will also support the planning and implementation of signature student organization events funded through Student Government Programming Fund and serve as the advisor to one or more student organizations and committees that are closely connected to the KBEH such as, but not limited to, Student Organization Advisory Board, Student Government Finance Board, Fraternity and Sorority Life Governing Boards, and student programming committees.
Program Coordinator: Inclusive Education and Training
Responsible for the design, development, implementation, and assessment of leadership development efforts for students with formal and informal leadership roles focused on the intersection of career-readiness and ADEI competencies. Coordinates longitudinal ADEI leadership programs and the Sustained Dialogue Program, including coordination and oversight of the ADEI Certificate Program. Collaborates with campus partners to create a more equitable student experience through one-time and series-based trainings and workshops; including education on free speech, activism, allyship, and advocacy.
Program Coordinator: Identity and Belonging
Responsible for collaborating in the development and implementation of (9) cultural history/heritage month celebrations including: Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month; LGBTQIA+ History Month; Indigenous/Native American Heritage Month; Black Heritage Month; Wom*n's History Month; Celebrate Diversity Month; Arab American Heritage Month; Jewish American Heritage Month; and Asian, Asian Pacific Islander, Desi American (APIDA) Heritage Month. Designs, develops, implements, and assesses annual identity-based student welcome and graduation events each semester, effectively collaborating with a variety of campus departments, student organizations, and local organizations.
The Program Coordinator will oversee programs and projects that advance student belonging and student success.
Implementing program priorities, setting goals, providing program knowledge and expertise
Providing leadership for the development of programs, administering programs and special projects.
Assessing and analyzing data for continuous improvement, and working strategically and collaboratively with campus and community partners.
Serve on campus committees that develop large scale collaborative events/activities which impact student success, learning, and development
Support students by providing recommendations such as appropriate referrals for students regarding educational, financial, personal, and career concerns
SIUE offers an exceptional array of benefits to all full-time and part-time employees (50% or more receive benefits accrued at percentage of appointment) including:
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Southern Illinois University Edwardsville nurtures an open, respectful, and welcoming climate that facilitates learning and work. Each member of the University is responsible for contributing to such a campus environment.
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Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. We encourage applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and people with disabilities.
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Bachelor’s Degree in related field (higher education, social work, psychology, etc.)
1+ years progressively responsible experience non-profit, community engagement, event management, community services
Master’s Degree in related field (Higher Education Administration/College Student Personnel, Public Administration, Business Administration, Psychology, Speech Communication, Marketing/Public Relations or a closely related field)
Prior experience with operational and staff supervision
Prior experience developing and executing training workshops
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
Situated on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland atop the bluffs overlooking the natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s rich bottom land and only 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, the SIUE campus is home to a diverse student body of more than 13,000 individuals and 2,300 faculty and staff. The city of Edwardsville is consistently cited as one of the top cities in Illinois for families, based on several factors, including affordability, green spaces, excellent schools, low crime rate, financial stability and philanthropic spirit.
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Southern Illinois University Edwardsville nurtures an open, respect...ful, and welcoming climate that facilitates learning and work. As an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce, we will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. For more on our State of Diversity, visit SIUE Mission, Goals and Plans at https://www.siue.edu/about/mission-goals-plans/diversity.shtml