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Education & Devt Manager
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University of New Mexico | Albuquerque, NM
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Job Description

Passionate about Adult Education? Take the helm at the Taos Education and Career Center @ UNM-Taos. TECC @ UNM-Taos is a top performing program in the state and has garnered national recognition. The Education and Development Manager will oversee all programming, including Career Pathways, High School Equivalency, English Language Acquisition, Basic Literacy, and College Readiness.

We seek a visionary and skilled administrator to support the program in sustaining and growing its success based on a thorough understanding of current national best practices for the field. The Education and Development Manager writes, manages, and reports on multiple state, federal, and private grants, is responsible for all corresponding budgets, supervises all staff and instructors, maintains strong community and governmental partnerships, and oversees curricula, professional development, and strategic planning.

TECC is a component of UNM-Taos' campus-wide dedication to student success and the Education and Development Manager must effectively collaborate across multiple departments.

TECC operates under the Office of Academic Affairs and this position reports to the Program Operations Director for Student Support Services. The job requires ability to travel, occasionally work on weekends, and to model professionalism and commitment to TECC @ UNM-Taos' overall mission and vision.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 7 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

* Strong leadership skills, including demonstrated ability to build and sustain an effective team;
* Skill in working with diverse populations including adult and adolescents from different socioeconomic backgrounds, race and ethnicities;
* Experience in managing multiple and concurrent educational grants and projects, including grant writing and reporting, data analysis, and budget development and oversight.
* Ability to create, teach, and oversee innovative, student-centered curriculum that is effective for non-traditional learners and that is based on expertise in national best practices for adult learning;
* Ability to supervise and mentor staff and instructors, inspiring excellence in the workplace and in the classroom;
* Experience in fundraising, donor development, and in sustaining strong community partnerships to ensure program success, both financially and as part of the larger community network of student supports;
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Additional Requirements Campus Taos Department Taos Branch Employment Type Staff Staff Type Term - Full-Time Term End Date 06/30/2020 Status Exempt Pay $3,434.31 - $5,151.47 (Monthly) Benefits Eligible This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information. ERB Statement Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage. Background Check Required For Best Consideration Date 2/25/2020 Application Instructions

Only applications submitted through the official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this job advertisement on a 3rd party site, please visit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Required documents: 1. Cover letter (In your cover letter please discuss how you meet the preferred qualifications posted for this position.) 2. Resume/CV 3. Three previous supervisory references with contact information

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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