Emory & Henry College, Bonner Scholars Program
Coordinator, Bonner Scholars Program
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Virginia, United States|
|Position:||Other Professional, Other Teaching|
A full-time, 12-month staff position, the Bonner Scholars Coordinator/Coordinator of Reflection reports to the Director of Emory & Henry College’s Bonner Scholars Program/Appalachian Center for Community Service. Oversees the daily administration, policy, and implementation of the Bonner Scholars Program, a service-based, four-year scholarship for eighty undergraduate students. As Coordinator of Reflection, this position will be responsible for planning and implementing a curriculum-wide, program-wide reflection component, linking service with education throughout the service programming at Emory & Henry College. The successful applicant will be a full-time member of the staff of the Appalachian Center with general responsibilities to be engaged in the Center’s work. Other responsibilities may be assigned by the director. Skills required: Excellent oral and written communication skills; demonstrated ability to work effectively with students, faculty, administrators, and community organizations; demonstrated organizational skills; familiarity with office computer software and web-based reporting and data systems; familiarity with participatory models of reflection and learning. Desired qualifications: Experience in working with low-income students and students of color; broad knowledge of reflection strategies and theories, and knowledge of service programming, student leadership development, educational strategies building on effective reflection processes, and student advising. Some night and weekend work required. Employment begins July 1, 2013.
Submit a brief statement of philosophy of linking education with service through reflection, an application letter, a resume, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to The Office of Human Resources, Emory & Henry College, P.O. Box 947, Emory, VA 24327. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Emory & Henry College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, supports excellence through diversity, and encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups.
Talmage A. Stanley
|Primary Category:||Social Work
|Secondary Categories:||Human Rights