Director of the Student Success Center

The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville is seeking a Director of the Student Success Center.  The director will be responsible for providing and coordinating group and individual tutoring in math, sciences, writing and other subject areas; planning and conducting workshops on time management, study skills and test-taking; hiring, overseeing and training peer tutors; and maintaining computerized support materials.  The director will oversee the tutoring budget by monitoring expenditures and making projections of budgetary needs.  The director will gather data, create reports and assist with special projects as needed.  The successful candidate will work closely with students, faculty and staff in promoting student success. The proposed start date is May 1, 2018.

The Director of the Student Success Center is a full-time position and will work 10 or 11 months (to be determined) annually.  The salary is $38,500 to $44,000 (depending upon either a 10- or 11-month appointment and applicant qualifications), plus an excellent fringe benefits package that includes health care insurance and retirement.  A bachelor’s degree is required and a minimum of two academic calendar years of teaching and/or tutoring experience.  A master’s degree is preferred. Strong preference will be given to candidates with academic credentials in math and/or science.  Skills needed include strong problem solving, task management and supervisory skills; a commitment to the comprehensive community college philosophy; a demonstrated knowledge of computer skills; excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills; and the ability to work effectively and professionally with administrators, faculty, staff and students.

To Apply:   Please submit, along with an application, a letter of application (cover letter), resume, at least 3 professional references and copies of all college transcripts. Applicants may complete an electronic application and upload all requested items at https://hrapp.uaccb.edu or all application documents may be mailed to:  UACCB, Human Resources, PO Box 3350, Batesville, AR 72503.  UACCB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Review of applications will begin March 1, 2018.  A criminal background check will be performed. The position will remain open until filled.