Join Our Team.
Valencia College is now hiring a Dean of Humanities and Social Science for our Osceola Campus, to join our dedicated team of educational leaders.
Join an organization committed to helping our students reach their full potential by providing them with the right opportunities, the right tools and the right support. And that begins with recruiting the right talent. Leaders. Inspirers. Motivators.
As one of the largest community colleges in Florida, Valencia College helps shape the lives of more than 61,000 students each year. But it’s not our size that makes us great. We strive to ensure that equal access to higher education belongs to everyone, because the future does, too.
The Dean of Humanities and Social Science is a front-line learning leader of the college and a member of the Campus President's executive staff, responsible for promoting academic, administrative, and fiscal leadership in accordance with Valencia's Strategic Learning Plan.
Join one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position.
There are plenty of places to find employment, but at Valencia College, you'll find fulfillment.
The ideal candidate will have:
Master's degree, or higher, from a regionally accredited institution in a Humanities or Social Sciences field [required].
Experience in formulating and implementing strategic division plans.
Excellent organizational and problem solving skills, including the ability to anticipate needs and concerns.
Excellent communication skills.
Leadership experience in providing conflict resolution, mediation and negotiation of student, staff, and faculty concerns.
Experience in administering the budget by collaborating with faculty and staff to determine funding needs and priorities.
Experience teaching at the community college level, preferred.
Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.
A demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion.
Valencia’s Total Rewards package, features:
Free medical, dental benefits and paid life insurance premiums
Generous paid time off - vacation leave, sick leave, personal days, spring break, winter break, and other holidays
Florida retirement membership
YMCA membership benefits
Educational and Professional development opportunities for you and your dependents and so much more
Moreover, we believe you will appreciate the commitment to work-life balance plus the inspiring, motivating, and teamwork-oriented environment that we enjoy every day.
Location: Kissimmee, FL 34744 - Osceola Campus
Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal.
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Department: Humanities & Social Science Office OSC
Salary: $94,834 - $111,430 per year
Closing Date: Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at 7:00 pm EST
If this opportunity sounds inspiring, please complete and submit an online application along with a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position.