King Employment Opportunities

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  • Youth Ministry

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of part-time Youth Ministry faculty for Bristol campus classes. Courses to be taught will range from introductory to advanced levels and will be taught in a face-to-face format. The ideal candidate will have no less than 5 years of Christian ministry leadership with broad experience in a variety of settings including church and para-church ministry, missions and urban ministry, evangelism and discipleship. They should also have background in working with youth from middle school through college age.
    Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree from a recognized seminary in Christian Education, Ministry or a related field is required. Demonstrated ability to plan and teach in a dynamic format and to utilize technology to engage students in an ongoing fashion
    Preferred Qualifications: Teach face-to-face courses as assigned by Youth Ministry program director. Assist with promotion of program both at King and through wider connections.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
    Travel: No
  • Student Affairs

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Security Support Services Officer. The successful candidate will provide coordination of officer scheduling, parking processes, lost and found, and incident report review. Provide real property and personnel security for King University as required by events and activities.
    Minimum Qualifications: • Experience: Law enforcement, security, or related field experience required. • Required to qualify to be licensed by the state of Tennessee as a security guard. • Education: A high school degree is required, associate degree or higher preferred. • Communication Skills: Good written and verbal communication skills • Leadership Skills: must be a person of high integrity who views this position as an opportunity for ministry with and among University students; have a clear understanding of Christian higher education as well as having a heart for service and for University students; good organizational skills as well as strong relational and social skills. • Computer Skills: Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office. • Level of Independence: High level of ability to work independently and be able to properly prioritize the work to be done. • Physical Exertion Requirements: Medium Work as defined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. • Schedule Flexibility: Regular weekend or evening work depending on the shift assigned. • Driving History: Must qualify to drive a University owned vehicle. • Procedures Commitment: The candidate must adhere to any and all King University policies as detailed for all employees in the Employee Handbook or specifically per any department, such as Admissions, Business Office, Financial Aid, etc. • Christian Commitment: The candidate must have and be able to articulate a personal faith in the Lordship of Jesus Christ and support the mission of King University.
    Responsibilities: • Facilitate and maintain records of the: o Parking registrations o Parking and traffic citations o Annual fire inspections o Department key control o Emergency Response Building Specification Manual o Incident Reports, including providing crime reporting information to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation • Obtain and maintain Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Instructor Certification • Serve as a liaison between the Security Department and Residence Life and Facility Services Departments
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Technical Communication

    Description: King University invites applications for the position of part-time Speech faculty for online classes or Bristol campus classes. The ideal candidate will have at least 15 hours of graduate work in public speaking, oral communication, or a related area.
    Minimum Qualifications: Graduate degree is preferred. Demonstrated ability to work with and teach students in an online environment. Knowledge of current trends in oral communication trends and ability to use technology to work with students to improve their oral communication skills.
    Responsibilities: Teach TCOM 1010 (Public Speaking) classes in King’s Pathways program and/or for the Online Associates Degree.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol/Online
  • Student Affairs

    Description: Student Success Specialist - Kingsport King University seeks a Student Success Specialist for the Tri-Cities campus location. This individual will serve as a student success liaison to students enrolled in the University’s Graduate and Professional Studies and Online Programs, assisting with registration, orientation, advising, and troubleshooting student issues.
    Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Experience in higher education preferred.
    Responsibilities: The candidate must demonstrate excellent customer service skills, accuracy and attention to detail, multi-tasking and organizational ability, computer proficiency, and sensitivity to confidential information, exceptional written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently and handle a complex and varied caseload.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Kingsport
    Travel: Yes
  • Nursing

    Description: King University is pleased to invite applications for the position of Dean of the School of Nursing. The Dean is the chief administrator responsible for directing the school’s operations, providing leadership, and marshalling educational standards of high quality to maintain the school’s standing in the nursing community, and in regard to its national accreditation. The Dean also maintains relationships with community, governmental, and professional bodies, and represents King University to the public. The Dean of the School of Nursing reports directly to the Vice President for Academic Affairs. King University is a comprehensive Christian liberal arts university founded in 1867. The university is located in Bristol TN, on a 130-acre hilltop campus. Bristol, TN, is home to 45,000 residents, and is part of a larger metropolitan region rich in history, arts, and leisure activities. The region offers an abundance of natural beauty and outdoor activities ranging from snow skiing, to water sports and hiking, all to be enjoyed in a temperate climate. King’s mission to build meaningful lives of achievement and cultural transformation in Christ is clearly demonstrated throughout all the nursing programs at the university. King University School of Nursing offers the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, (pre-licensure and licensed), Master of Science in Nursing in the concentrations of Nurse Educator, Nursing Administration, and Advanced Practice in the roles of Family Nurse Practitioner and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree. King University is accredited by the Southern Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Colleges, and all nursing programs are accredited by the Commission for Collegiate Nursing Education. These programs are delivered in a variety of formats including on-ground, hybrid, and online.
    Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must be a Tennessee registered nurse (RN) or be eligible to secure a RN license in the state of TN. Additionally, the applicant must hold a graduate degree in nursing and a terminal degree in nursing or other related field.
    Preferred Qualifications: The next dean will have opportunities to work closely with the Vice President for Academic Affairs to lead KU’s SON growth and development. The dean will lead and empower talented nursing faculty and staff across four campuses and several instructional locations to promote teaching excellence in the classroom and throughout an array of clinical settings. The applicant must demonstrate success in higher education, and effectiveness in leading multiple level nursing programs. Significant experience in administration, compliance and accreditation, instruction, curriculum oversight, scholarship, and church and community service are expected.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
    Travel: Yes
  • School of Applied Science and Technology

    Description: King University is accepting applications for a non-tenure track, full-time Assistant/Associate Professor to teach Information Technology courses in the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program. Courses range from introductory to advanced level Java programming, networking, and cybersecurity. The ideal candidate will have experience with a broad range of Information Technology topics. Applicants should be willing to teach classes online and at various campus locations.
    Minimum Qualifications: A PhD in a related field (for example, Computer Science or Information Technology) or a master’s degree with at least 18 hours in the designated discipline is required.
    Preferred Qualifications: PhD in Computer Science or Information Technology, industry relevant certifications, online teaching experience, and IT industry experience.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol, Knoxville, Online
    Travel: Yes
  • School of Applied Science and Technology

    Description: King University is accepting applications for part-time/adjunct faculty to teach Information Technology courses in the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program. Courses range from introductory to advanced level Java programming, networking, and cybersecurity. The ideal candidate will have experience with a broad range of Information Technology topics. Teaching opportunities are available in both online and on campus settings.
    Minimum Qualifications: A PhD in a related field (for example, Computer Science or Information Technology) or a master’s degree with at least 18 hours in the designated discipline is required.
    Preferred Qualifications: PhD in Computer Science or Information Technology, industry relevant certifications, online teaching experience, and IT industry experience
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol, Knoxville, Morristown, Online
    Travel: Yes
  • Nursing

    Description: The Clinical Placement Support Coordinator – is responsible to the School of Nursing Operations Manager.
    Minimum Qualifications: • Education: An Associate degree is recommended and knowledge of medical terms is desirable. • Experience: Minimum of 4 years of experience with secretarial duties. • Communication Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills. • Leadership Skills: Good organizational skills, Excellent people skills; Team player; and Self-motivated. • Computer Skills: Highly proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office, & Excel.
    Responsibilities: Assist in the clinical placement and approval process in all nursing programs to include: Maintaining data related to the clinical approval process for current students Creating student files for students who have been accepted into the undergraduate and graduate nursing programs Maintains required program documents to include student health forms, CPR, drug screen results (when applicable) & background checks Completes and maintains clinical agreement documents Communicates with current students and clinical agencies to ensure all clinical requirements have been met prior to the clinical rotation start date. General Duties: Manage incoming calls, phones, fax, and copy machine when available Collaboratively works with the Knoxville site liaison Responsible for ordering general office supplies and special orders after seeking the SON Dean’s approval (Pocket Nurse) Responsible for maintaining and ordering desk copies (Textbooks) for the Knoxville area nursing faculty Organize/schedule faculty volunteer schedule for King sponsored recruitment events Responsibilities within the School of Nursing Maintains required program documents to include health forms, CPR & background checks and nursing licenses for all nursing faculty Completes and maintains clinical agreement documents between King University & clinical agencies
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Knoxville
  • Facility Services/Housekeeping

    Description: A Housekeeper is responsible for cleaning and maintaining of the cleanliness of the King University building interiors with some minor duties on the exteriors to the level of quality possible within the constraints of the time, money and personnel.
    Minimum Qualifications: • Experience: Minimum of 5 years experience in housekeeping work with impeccable references for taking on high security items, doing quality work, and diligent in independent thinking and care • Education: A high school degree is required.
    Responsibilities: • Daily cleaning and sanitizing as required, which includes activities of sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, dusting, trash removal, replacing paper and soap products and other assignments including, but not limited to the following spaces: offices, rest rooms (scrubbing sinks and toilets), dorm and gymnasium showers, corridors, walls, windows, drinking fountains, building entrances, in both offices, dormitories and guest rooms • Operate equipment as trained and assigned such as vacuum cleaners, carpet shampoo machine, floor buffer, washing machine, dryer, power cleaning machines, etc. • Provide special housekeeping cleaning services, including regular housekeeping duties but also including and not limited to making beds, heavy annual cleaning of carpet, blinds, chairs, desks, doors, strip and wax vinyl composition tile floors and other floor surfaces and set-up for events as required to accommodate our own community, guests and special events throughout the year, including during both the summer and breaks • Be fully aware of any applicable laws regarding the work assigned. Proactively seek safety and protective gear for all work with motorized hand tools. This includes but is not limited to safety glasses, earplugs, work gloves, etc. • Report any maintenance issues either by phone or in writing in any areas of responsibility.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
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King University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries about this policy: James Donahue, Vice President of Business Operations, King University, 1350 King College Rd., Bristol, TN, 37620, 423.652.6002.

King University's annual security report is available on the internet and by request. This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics and the campus fire safety report for the school. The policy statements address the school's policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security, for example, policies for responding to emergency situations and sexual offenses. Three years’ worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on campus, in or on off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the school and on public property within or immediately adjacent to the campus. This report is available online at http://security.king.edu/right-to-know/annual-security-report. You may also request a paper copy from the King University Security Department.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in education programs or activities and extends to employment and admission to institutions that receive Federal financial assistance. Inquiries concerning the application of Title IX should be directed to the Title IX compliance officer, James Donahue, Vice President Administration & Finance, 423-968-1187, and/or to the assistant Title IX compliance officer, Benny Berry, Director of Safety and Security, 423-652- 4705. Mailing address for both: King University, 1350 King College Road, Bristol, TN 37620.