King Employment Opportunities

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  • Education

    Description: King University is accepting applications for part-time/adjunct positions for on-ground and online courses in the School of Education for education, ESL courses, and special education courses. Teaching responsibilities are dependent upon qualifications and needs of the undergraduate education minor and the graduate education degree.
    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree required which must include a minimum of 18 hours in an education or special education field; Unencumbered professional teaching license in TN/multistate; 3 years or more of teaching experience in grades PreK-12; excellent oral and written communication skills.
    Preferred Qualifications: PhD or EdD, Previous teaching experience in higher education; Knowledge of accreditation standards and Tennessee teaching licensure requirements. Knowledge of the TEAM rubric for teaching assessment in Tennessee in addition to experience with EdTPA assessment of teaching candidates for initial licensure.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
    Travel: No
  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Applied Music/Bass to begin August 2021. The successful candidate will be expected to provide collegiate level private instruction for bass students.
    Minimum Qualifications: 1. Applicants should have earned a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in music or strings pedagogy OR be able to demonstrate proficiency through prior work experiences. 2. Demonstrate a mature Christian faith. 3. Support the Mission and Vision of King University.
    Preferred Qualifications: 1. Preference will be given to candidates with a master’s degree 2. Have at least two years of collegiate teaching experience in applied bass/strings.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • College of Arts and Sciences

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Adjunct Instructor of Applied Music/Violin to begin August 2021. The successful candidate will be expected to provide collegiate level private instruction for violin students.
    Minimum Qualifications: 1. Applicants should have earned a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in violin performance and/or strings pedagogy, OR be able to demonstrate proficiency through prior work experiences. 2. Demonstrate a mature Christian faith. 3. Support the Mission and Vision of King University.
    Preferred Qualifications: 1. Preference will be given to candidates with a master’s degree 2. Have at least two years of collegiate teaching experience in applied violin/strings.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • Development/Advancement

    Description: Reporting to the Vice President for Advancement (VPA), the Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations is responsible for two equally important responsibilities: • Identify and research potential private and corporate foundation grants to meet the University’s fundraising objectives and coordinate the development, writing, and submission of grant proposals. Assist in administering and tracking funded grants to ensure that grant awards are expended effectively and efficiently. • Prospect, cultivate, and solicit corporate gifts and sponsorships from local and regional businesses as well as statewide and national corporations.
    Minimum Qualifications: • A bachelor’s degree is required • Experience in technical and persuasive writing or grant writing for a non-profit or government agency • Experience in fundraising or sales • Excellent technical and persuasive writing and verbal communication skills • Excellent organizational skills • Possess the capacity to articulate educational goals, objectives, budgets, evaluation methods, and desired program outcomes • Highly proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously • Ability to collaborate and work effectively with staff, administrators, faculty, and alumni • Self-motivated with the ability to work as a team member, as well as work independently to accomplish goals and reach and exceed established benchmarks • Willingness to work evenings and weekends and be an effective manager of time • Ability to articulate a personal faith in the Lordship of Jesus Christ and support the mission of King University • Possess a valid state driver's license • Must support the mission of King University
    Preferred Qualifications: • Two or more years in higher education corporate and foundation relations • Skilled in layout and presentation, graphic design, technical documentation, problem solving, deadline-oriented, process improvement, coordination, strategic planning, market knowledge, marketing, prospecting, research, fundraising, and sales. • Working knowledge and experience with grant programs best practices • Working knowledge and experience in corporate gift and sponsorship programs best practices
    Responsibilities: • Lead the grants development program for the University • Work with the Advancement team, Athletics team, faculty and staff, and other community partners to identify grant opportunities and grant funders, develop and write grant proposals, and secure funded grants from private and corporate foundations o Research potential private and corporate foundation funding sources to meet fundraising objectives o Work with grant agencies to obtain information about the submission of grants, deadlines, grant requirements and specifications, appropriate formats, progress reports, etc. o Compile, write, and edit grant proposals in the required format o Work with administrators in development of budgets and in tracking expenditures o Facilitate long-range planning required for timely submission of applications o Maintain records of all institutional grants o Monitor institution-wide grant administration for effective stewardship of funding o Establish grant production goals and objectives and meet them within established parameters • Work with the Advancement Team, Athletics team, faculty and staff, and other community partners to identify local and regional businesses, as well as statewide and national corporations, to cultivate and solicit gifts and sponsorships o Research local and regional businesses, as well as statewide and national corporate donor prospects o Work with stakeholders to develop a prospecting, cultivation, and solicitation plan for identified prospects o Conduct prospecting, cultivation, and solicitation visits both individually and as a coordinated effort with key stakeholders o Prepare written gift proposals, when needed o Secure corporate gifts and sponsorships o Establish corporate gift and sponsorship production goals and objectives and meet them within established parameters o Work with athletics and other departments and programs in coordinating, cultivating, and soliciting corporate sponsorships • Support other fundraising initiatives by providing additional written materials as needed • Work with the Advancement team in meeting team goals and objectives • Participate in university events as necessary and advantageous to the position and its responsibilities
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • School of Business, Economics, and Technology

    Description: King University, a private, comprehensive university founded in the Presbyterian tradition, is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Management in the School of Business, Economics & Technology. This is a full-time, twelve-month position, beginning in Fall 2021. This position is based at King’s Bristol campus in the beautiful foothills of northeast Tennessee. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
    Minimum Qualifications: Qualified applicants will possess a terminal degree with qualifications to teach both management and human resource management courses.
    Preferred Qualifications: PhD or DBA in Management or Human Resource Management. At least 5 years of full-time teaching experience. Also, qualifications to teach hospitality management.
    Responsibilities: Candidate will be expected to teach 3 courses (12 credit hours) each semester on strategic and tactical aspects of management. Candidate is expected to teach both management and human resource management courses, advise students, and participate in departmental and university service. Responsibilities include teaching spring and fall semesters with the option of summer term, in a mix of undergraduate and graduate courses. These include both face-to-face and online formats. Instructor must be willing to provide a high level of student outreach and have the availability to connect with students, academic advisors, and team leaders on a frequent basis. An instructor must also be engaging, offering an increased and innovative presence in the face-to-face or online classroom to best serve the student and facilitate student success. The instructor should expect to provide substantial student feedback and offer a quick turnaround on grades.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • School of Business, Economics, and Technology

    Description: Our instructors provide high-quality academic experiences and support students as they work toward their educational goals. Faculty members work collaboratively in a supportive academic environment, partnering with student advising and the academic team to ensure that each student has the support, tools and resources he or she needs to be successful.
    Minimum Qualifications: For undergraduate courses: a MBA with at least 18 hours of graduate level project management courses. For graduate courses: PhD or DBA in Project Management is preferred. At least 5 years of full-time, professional business experience, working in Project Management.
    Preferred Qualifications: For graduate courses: PhD or DBA in Project Management is preferred.
    Responsibilities: Instructor must be willing to provide a high level of student outreach and have the availability to connect with students, academic advisors and team leaders on a frequent basis. An instructor in this course must also be engaging, offering an increased and innovative presence in the face-to-face or online classroom to best serve the student and facilitate student success. The instructor should expect to provide substantial student feedback and offer a quick turnaround on grades.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Online
  • Athletics

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Director of Athletic Communications. The successful candidate will be assist Assistant Athletic Director for Athletic Communications in all aspects of the Athletics Communications office in support of King’s 28 intercollegiate sports.
    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management, Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, or related field. Candidates should possess knowledge and interest in Athletic Communications, statistics, and a general understand of athletics.
    Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree in related field. Experience with social media, website editing, statistical programs, graphic design, video editing, broadcasting, and other similar experiences and skills.
    Responsibilities: Work home athletic events, including frequent nights and weekends. Travel as needed and as schedules allow. Provide support in all areas of Athletic Communications, including managing the website, communication with the conference office, and statistical and other support for all sports.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Athletics

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Event Management and Operations Graduate Assistant. The successful candidate will serve as the primary event manager for all King Athletics home events, and provide support to the Athletics Communications office as needed.
    Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should possess knowledge and interest in athletic event management, and a general understand of athletics. A bachelor’s degree, as well as admission to an approved graduate program at King University, is required.
    Preferred Qualifications: Experience participating in a sport at the collegiate level. Supervisory and/or leadership experience in some capacity.
    Responsibilities: Work home athletic events, including frequent nights and weekends. Provide support as requested in all areas of Athletic Communications, potentially including social media, managing the website, communication with the conference office, and statistical support for all sports.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Nursing

    Description: King University in Bristol, TN seeks a Dean of the School of Nursing beginning January 2022. King University is a small private liberal arts university located in the heart of the southern Appalachian Mountains, set against a backdrop of stunning mountains and nearby picturesque rivers and lakes. The region is home to thriving small cities, and offers the ideal venue for recreational, educational, social and cultural opportunities. King is minutes away from nationally acclaimed hiking, canoeing, snow skiing, water skiing, white water rafting, the Home of the Country Music Museum, the Appalachian Trail, NASCAR racing, and the International Storytelling Center. The School of Nursing includes three established and fully accredited program: BSN, MSN, and DNP. The BSN program includes a traditional and a degree-completion track; the MSN program includes Nursing Administration Nursing Education; and three population-specific areas within the APRN track: Family Nursing Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. The DNP program is offered in systems and executive leadership, and is a post-master’s program. The School of Nursing currently enrolls almost 400 students in all programs and anticipates future growth to meet regional healthcare workforce needs. The School of Nursing has excelled in NCLEX and certification board passing rates, and in accreditation outcomes, having completed the most recent CCNE onsite survey in 2020 with no compliance concerns.
    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing with an earned doctoral degree, PhD, DNP or EdD. Current, unencumbered license to practice as a registered nurse in TN. Experience in nursing/clinical and/or academic leadership is desirable.
    Preferred Qualifications: Reporting to the Provost and working cooperatively with deans across the university, the School of Nursing Dean will be a progressive leader, knowledgeable across the range of nursing program levels, with a vision for growth and accountability aligned with evolving needs of the healthcare workforce and progressing principles of nursing higher education.
    Responsibilities: The dean is responsible for nurturing King’s broad network of external partnerships with healthcare providers who are sources of clinical placements, strategic information, and program support. The successful candidate must demonstrate a track record of effective communication and advocacy, an ability to translate vision into strategy, promote excellence in programs, and lead pedagogies and policies that will ensure student progress. Additionally, the candidate must exhibit ability to support faculty for professional growth and teaching expertise in online and classroom environments, clinical and lab settings, and in the use of emerging technologies. As a university in its 154 th year and founded in the Presbyterian heritage, King’s mission is to prepare students in a Christian community to excel as thoughtful, resourceful and responsible citizens with a passion for serving God, the Church and the world. Review of applications will begin immediately. An official transcript will be required upon hire. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory background check.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Development/Advancement

    Description: Reporting to the Vice President for Advancement (VPA), the Senior Director of Marketing and Communications (DMC) is responsible for coordinating the implementation and execution of a comprehensive marketing and communications strategy for the university. The Senior Director is the lead planner and manager in coordinating effective marketing and communications initiatives for the university. Key objectives: • Lead generation to grow student enrollment • Enhance student, alumni and community engagement • Champion school spirit and pride • Increase philanthropic support • Inspire volunteer involvement • Advance university initiatives • Promote student, faculty and staff achievements • Provide informative, persuasive, and engaging university communications to strategic target audiences and all university stakeholders
    Minimum Qualifications: • A bachelor’s degree is required • Three or more years’ experience in a communications, marketing, or related field • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills • Excellent organizational skills • Highly proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously • Ability to collaborate and work effectively with staff, administrators, faculty, and alumni • Self-motivated with the ability to work as a team member, as well as work independently to accomplish goals and reach and exceed established benchmarks • Willingness to work evenings and weekends and be an effective manager of time • Working knowledge and experience with marketing & communications best practices • Ability to articulate a personal faith in the Lordship of Jesus Christ and support the mission of King University • Possess a valid state driver's license • Must support the mission of King University
    Preferred Qualifications: • Master’s Degree • Experience: o Three or more years in higher education marketing and communications o Skilled at developing and implementing effective marketing and communications programs and initiatives o Keen understanding of and experience with: ? Social media marketing and other digital marketing platforms and their effective application in a comprehensive marketing plan ? Traditional advertising platforms and their effective application in a comprehensive marketing plan o Effective management of media and public relations o Working knowledge and experience with marketing & communications best practices
    Responsibilities: • Serve as a creative director for the development of integrated strategic marketing and communications plans to raise the visibility and enhance the image of King University to internal and external audiences • Work with the Vice President for Advancement and Marketing and Communications Team to create and implement a comprehensive strategic marketing and communications plan toward key marketing objectives • Collaborate effectively with key university stakeholders in coordinating, implementing, and executing marketing and communications for enrolment management, colleges, schools, programs, centers, and institutes, etc. • Working with the Vice President for Advancement and Marketing and Communications Team: o Coordinate, manage, and implement a marketing and public relations strategy including but not limited to managing public and media relations o Coordinate the implementation of a brand identity marketing plan o Coordinate and manage marketing advertising and initiatives o Coordinates management of the university website including content management and search engine optimization o Coordinate university communications with internal and external audiences o Coordinate production of King magazine and other university marketing/communications publications o Collaborate with the internal creative services team, and work with external resources where required, to develop high-quality collateral on-time to meet desired objectives o Coordinates marketing and communications programs and initiatives with our marketing and communications partners • Maintain and ensure adherence to King University Identity Guide • Serve as the editorial director for publications, press releases, communications, website content, etc. • Research, adopt and implement applicable industry best practices for effective marketing and communications strategies, programs and initiatives that will advance the university towards stated goals and objectives • Assist the VPA in overseeing grant proposal development and fundraising case statements • Coordinate and assign work for student workers and interns • Manage departmental budgets • Other duties as assigned
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
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