King Employment Opportunities

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  • School of Health and Professional Sciences

    Description: King University is accepting applications for a full-time faculty member to teach courses on the Abingdon, VA campus of the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center and in the online environment for its CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Program. King University faculty members work collaboratively to provide high quality academic experiences for students in a supportive, Christ-centered environment, with an alliance in student advising with the academic team to ensure that students have the assistance, tools, and resources needed to be successful as they move toward their educational and professional goals. This is a full-time, twelve-month position to start immediately.
    Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must hold a minimum of a MSW from a CSWE-accredited college/university and a minimum of 2-years of direct practice experience post–MSW degree. The PhD in Social Work is preferred. Experience with and practice in trauma-informed care is a plus. A commitment to advising and mentoring students and a dedication to continuing professional development are essential. Furthermore, applicants must submit a profession of Christian faith. Applicants must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, effective oral and written communication skills, competence in the usage of technology and proficiency in utility of the APA style (latest edition).
    Preferred Qualifications: • Experience in teaching and curriculum development at the higher education level, • Experience writing/developing a CSWE self-study for accreditation, • Knowledge of the 2015 EPAS, and • Academic administrative experience The preferred candidate will also possess excellent verbal, digital communication, and technological skills, including proficiency with the LMS (Canvas), facility with online communication platforms such as Zoom, Google apps, etc. Candidate must be well-organized.
    Responsibilities: • Provide leadership, supervision, mentorship, and BSW/MSW course instruction • Be able to write the self-study for accreditation through the CSWE • Be engaged in ongoing and new program development efforts • Be familiar with the 2015 CSWE EPAS • Teach in both face-to-face and online formats • Effectively utilize technology as part of both the teaching and administrative functions of this position • Design courses, as necessary • Serve on academic and program committees • Evaluate student learning and field requirements congruent with Social Work competencies • Demonstrate active scholarly interests in issues of diversity, social justice, and trauma-informed care • Have the ability to speak to individuals and groups regarding recruitment efforts and teaching • Engage in and co-sponsor the Social Work club (Social Work Action Group) and honor society (Chi Omega) • Engage on the Social Work Advisory Board • Assist with updates/maintenance of the Social Work social media pages, as necessary • Assist with updates/maintenance of the BSW Student Handbook / Field Education Manual, as necessary • Successfully maintain and develop relationships with new and existing field agency partners. • Work closely with the BSW Program Coordinator, Field Education Director, and Social Work faculty on matters pertaining to field education, accreditation, and general program maintenance • Report directly to the BSW Program Coordinator and the Dean of the School of Health and Professional Sciences.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • Education

    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 Education in the School of Education. This is a full-time, twelve-month position, beginning in Fall 2020. This position is based at King’s Bristol campus in the beautiful foothills of Northeast Tennessee; however, some travel to King’s Knoxville campus will be required. The successful candidate will possess varied experiences and expertise in the field of K-12 education, must demonstrate excellent communication skills, and have experience working with diverse groups. The successful candidate will be qualified to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in special education, literacy, general and elementary education in both on-ground and online delivery formats.
    Minimum Qualifications: • An earned terminal/doctoral degree (EdD/PhD) in education from an accredited institution with preference given to those with at least 18 hours of special education courses • An active state teaching license in the United States • A minimum of three (3) years of successful teaching K-12 in the United States • Exhibit motivation and high-interest in teacher preparation • Evidence of good character, flexibility, mature attitude, and professional integrity • A background search will be required of the successful applicant
    Preferred Qualifications: • Experience in teaching elementary school K-6 and/or special education K-12 • Experience in implementing the Tennessee Literacy Standards and/or in teaching reading in a Tennessee public school • Experience in recruiting teacher candidates and marketing for teacher education
    Responsibilities: • Teach courses in special education, literacy, elementary education, and general education to education candidates at the undergraduate and graduate levels • Help to develop and implement a special education teaching endorsement • Serve as a supervisor for student teachers and teacher candidates embedded in a teaching situation • Support the department and college in strategic planning initiatives and accreditation efforts • Serve effectively on committees in the department, college and across the university • Demonstrate evidence of continuous professional development including partnerships within and for public schools • Communicate effectively with the department chair, adhere to the established chain of command while being responsive to expectations set forth by supervisors and administrators • Demonstrate willingness and ability to work effectively with colleagues in support of the mission/vision of the department, college and institution • Demonstrate competency in the discipline and the ability to develop, implement and enhance teaching content as needed • Maintain high standards and expectations for all students • Demonstrate use/proficiency in current technologies, curriculum standards, evaluation and assessment
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Physics

    Description: Teaching undergraduate Physics courses face-to-face on the Bristol campus. A complete application will include a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, three professional references, and a completed King University application for faculty employment, including a Statement of Christian Faith and Philosophy of Christian Higher Education, found at http://employment.king.edu. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Physics
    Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in Physics with teaching experience
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Financial Aid

    Description: The Director of Financial Aid administers King University’s financial aid program by utilizing University resources to maximize enrollment while maintaining full compliance with all federal, state, and University regulations, policies, and procedures. The Director of Financial Aid must work with co-workers, faculty, staff, students and their families, Federal loan lenders and guarantee agencies, the Department of Education, high school counselors, other financial administrators, and the community to provide efficient financial aid services.
    Minimum Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to successfully perform the duties of this position. • Minimum of five years of recent financial aid experience • PowerFAIDS experience preferred; Proficient in Microsoft Office applications • Ability to meet deadlines and maintain a high level of accuracy, professionalism and a customer service orientation • Ability to work individually or as a team in a dynamic organization • Ability to relate well with a diverse student population • Ability to work well under pressure • Ability to use tact, diplomacy and judgment in dealing with all customers • Requires some evenings and week-end work throughout the academic year • Experience working at a small, private institution • Experience working with NCAA Division II athletics and associated scholarships • Experience with financial aid modeling and leveraging strategies In addition, the successful candidate will be professional, self-reliant, proactive, enthusiastic, and will make a positive impression on others. Bachelor’s Degree Required: Master’s degree preferred
    Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience at the Director level.
    Responsibilities: • Oversee full-service financial aid processing, including but not limited to document collection, budgeting, awarding, FAFSA verification, and loan certification for college related programs. • Develop, implement and revise departmental policies and procedures to ensure compliance with federal and state laws, regulations and institutional policies related to financial aid and scholarships • Knowledge of Federal (Title IV) and state regulations related to financial aid • Hire, train and supervise Financial Aid team in the essentials of customer service, student outreach, financial planning and federal and state financial aid compliance • Provide leadership, direction and accountability to the department’s staff as they work with students from application to graduation • Provide technical training, support and guidance to the financial aid staff as they work with the information technology resources • Develop, modify, implement and maintain the application intake and tracking process for proper documentation of all awards for audit trail. Maintain fund control records in accordance with funding level limitations. Oversee the completion of federal, state, and institutional reports including applications for federal funding and reports the expenditures of funds allocated, such as the FISAP. Coordinate internal reconciliation efforts and report to reviewing entities, such as auditors, program reviewers, and accreditation teams. • Work with the Financial Operations Offices to ensure accurate and timely exchange of information and awards between school information systems. Oversee reconciliation process. • Responds to requests for information from state, federal and other agencies. Also functions as the department’s liaison in the annual financial audits performed at the institution. • Assists with conducting on and off campus presentations, seminars, and/or workshops for students. Also present information at various events held at King University, local high schools and at college fair events • Develop, design, revise, and update all publications (website, college catalog, and other media) relating to financial aid, such as financial aid applications, forms used for tracking applications, correspondence forms, and brochures. Provide training and materials to staff regarding the financial aid process. • Facilitate coordination and communication between respective college departments as they relate to the Financial Aid Office’s role in creating a positive educational experience for students. Integrate efforts to maximize Financial Aid’s role in recruiting and retention. • Counsel and advise students and parents regarding financial needs and problems, and recommend financial aid opportunities, academic progress, eligibility and procedures. • Maintain, research and submit information regarding budget as needed. • Maintain current knowledge of college financial aid policies, procedures, and programs. Attend trainings/conferences as necessary to keep knowledge current. • Resolves and/or assists in the resolution of problems and/or complaints and initiates corrective action as appropriate. • Performs other duties as assigned
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Enrollment Management

    Description: A Territory Manager/Enrollment Counselor is responsible for recruiting qualified applicants for admission to King University. The recruiter must represent King University to its constituents (students, parents, guidance and employers personnel, youth workers, pastors, employers, businesses, hospitals, etc.) in an assigned territory. Through personal on and off campus contacts, the manager/counselor will generate leads, present new information, and establish solid rapport with prospective students.
    Minimum Qualifications: • Experience: Minimum of 2 years of a proven successful experience in a very competitive sales environment. Community development and recruitment experience preferred. • Education: A bachelor’s degree is required. • Communication Skills: Exceptional written and verbal communication skills • Leadership Skills: Organizational ability, self-motivated and goal oriented. Must demonstrate creative and strategic thinking 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: Frequent weekend or evening work is required, including extensive travel. • 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: • Meet yearly enrollment goals as stated by the Senior Administrator of Enrollment Management • Represent and articulate King University, as scheduled and as opportunities arise, to: o Prospective students for the admission process and policy, financial aid opportunities, academic programs and campus activities o School officials, both public and private, King University alumni, and, most importantly, with potential students o Off-site visits with potential students in the assigned territory o College and Career fairs and conventions in designated territory o Selected church functions and activities o Businesses, professional associations, non-profit groups, civic associations, chambers of commerce, hospitals and community colleges o Maintain up-to-date knowledge of admissions processes, campus activities, academic programs, community college relationships and participate in campus events when possible • General recruiting duties, including, but not limited to: o Work independently and maintain a territory office, including but not limited to reporting weekly activities to the Director of Enrollment Management o Participate in on-campus and off-campus recruitment events as assigned o Build rapport with potential students and business and community partners o Assist in the coordination and implementation of information sessions, open houses, setups o Maintain up-to-date knowledge of campus activities, academic programs, and participate in campus events when possible o Maintain communications with appropriate faculty and staff regarding the progress of recruitment and regarding issues pertaining to specific departments o Evaluate all personal contacts made and think about strategies to improve recruitment o Assure that current King University literature and application materials reach all businesses and pertinent institutions as assigned • Maintain a maintenance history of the assigned University owned vehicle to be sure all servicing is done in a timely manner • Proper care and requested maintenance of other company issued items such as cell phones, laptop computers, printer/copier/scanners, etc.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
    Travel: Yes
  • Music

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Instructor of Applied Music/Trumpet to begin August 2019. The successful candidate will be expected to provide collegiate level private instruction for trumpet students. Preference will be given to candidates qualified to teach more than one brass instrument.
    Minimum Qualifications: 1. Applicants should have earned a Master’s degree from a regionally-accredited institution in music and brass studies, 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 2 year of academic teaching experience with trumpet and other brass instruments.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • School of Health and Professional Sciences

    Description: King University invites qualified applications for an open-rank professorial position in the (proposed) Master of Social Work (MSW) program in the School of Health and Professional Sciences. King University faculty members work collaboratively with all members of the academic team to provide high quality academic experiences for students in a supportive, Christ-centered environment to ensure students have the resources needed to be successful as they move toward their educational and professional goals. This is a full-time, twelve-month position with a blend of 50% teaching and 50% administrative responsibilities focused on new program development. The initial teaching duties will be in service of our existing BSW program.
    Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must hold a master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from a CSWE-accredited college/university, a doctoral degree, preferably in social work, and a minimum of 2-years post–master’s Social Work practice experience. Additionally, a commitment to advising and mentoring students, and a dedication to professional development are essential. Applicants must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills, effective oral and written communication skills, proficiency in the usage of technology and competence in the APA style (latest edition).
    Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have teaching, curriculum development and administrative experience at the masters or doctorate level, an understanding of the CSWE accreditation standards, and demonstrated ability in academic program oversight and assessment. The ideal candidate will demonstrate active scholarly interests in issues of diversity, social justice, and trauma-informed care.
    Responsibilities: • Provide leadership, supervision, mentorship, and BSW / MSW course instruction • Engage in ongoing and new program development efforts • Teach in both face-to-face and online formats • Design courses, as necessary • Effectively utilize technology as part of both the teaching and administrative functions of this position • Serve on academic and program committees • Evaluate student learning and field requirements congruent with Social Work competencies and teaching • Actively engage in program-related enhancement and recruitment efforts • Enthusiastically engage in community service-related activities and projects • Participate in the Social Work club and honor society • Contribute to the Social Work Advisory Board • Assist with updates/maintenance of the Social Work social media pages, as necessary • Assist with updates/maintenance of the BSW / MSW Handbook / Field manual, as necessary • Successfully maintain and develop relationships with new and existing agency partners. • Work closely with the BSW Program Coordinator and Social Work faculty on matters pertaining to field education, accreditation, and general program maintenance • Report directly to the Dean of the School of Health and Professional Sciences.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • ATH - Men's Cycling

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Part-time Assistant Cycling Coach. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Head Cycling Coach with all aspects of the King Cycling program.
    Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree is required. Candidates should possess a thorough knowledge of the sport of cycling, a sophisticated understanding of coaching strategies, and a demonstrated ability to enhance student athlete development.
    Preferred Qualifications: Master’s Degree. Experience as a student athlete at the collegiate level. Demonstrated ability and success in identifying and recruiting student athletes at a private, residential institution.
    Responsibilities: Supervise all activities related to the student athletes; provide professional mentoring to student-athletes; establish the team's competition and practice schedules; Recruit student/athletes that meet King University Admission guidelines to achieve roster goals and field a competitive team; Provide academic, personal, and professional mentoring to student-athletes; Comply with all NCAA and Conference Carolinas rules and regulations
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • Enrollment Management

    Description: This Enrollment Counselor - Traditional and Visit Coordinator is split between sets of duties. This person is responsible for recruiting qualified applicants for admission to King University with a special emphasis on church relations and homeschool prospects and entities. The counselor must represent King University to its constituents (students, parents, guidance and employers personnel, youth workers, pastors, employers, businesses, hospitals, etc.) in an assigned territory. Through personal on and off campus contacts, the representative will generate leads, present new information, and establish solid rapport with prospective students. In addition, this person also serves as the Campus Visit Coordinator by providing exceptional customer service to prospective students and families. The Campus Visit Coordinator assist in managing the front office area, coordinates all individual visits to the campus and provides administrative support for management.
    Minimum Qualifications: • Experience: Minimum of 2 years of a proven successful experience in a very competitive sales environment. • Education: A bachelor’s degree is required. • Communication Skills: Exceptional written and verbal communication skills • Leadership Skills: Organizational ability, self-motivated and goal oriented. • 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: Frequent weekend or evening work is required, including extensive travel. • 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: • As an Enrollment Counselor: o Meet yearly enrollment goals as stated by the Vice President of Enrollment Management o Represent and articulate King University, as scheduled and as opportunities arise, to: ? Prospective students and parents the admission process and policy, financial aid opportunities, academic programs and campus activities ? Parents, student guests, youth groups, churches, home school groups ? School officials, both public and private, King University alumni, and, most importantly, with potential students and their parents ? Home visits with potential students and their parents in the assigned territory ? College and Career fairs and conventions in designated territory ? Selected church functions and activities ? Businesses, hospitals and community colleges o General recruiting duties, including, but not limited to: ? Build rapport with potential students, parents, and church officials ? Assist in the coordination, set-up, and implementation of all Campus Visitation Days and orientations, as assigned ? Maintain up-to-date knowledge of campus activities, academic programs, and participate in campus events when possible ? Maintain communications with appropriate faculty and staff regarding the progress of recruitment and regarding issues pertaining to specific departments ? Evaluate all personal contacts made and think about strategies to improve recruitment ? Assure that current King University literature and application materials reach all businesses and pertinent institutions as assigned ? Coordinate the activities of the student workers within the office • As the Visit Coordinator: o Provide exemplary customer service: ? Effectively communicate the University’s mission and vision ? Know all areas and personnel of the University to professionally respond to questions and situations o Secondary front desk reception; provide information and answer questions as required o Coordinate all campus visit days: ? Schedule individual, small and large group campus visits; coordinate all aspects of visit, including but not limited to, campus tours, admissions sessions, meetings with faculty, and class visitations. ? Coordinate planning for ACCESS King days, GPS early orientation, and regular orientation days for new students. ? Coordinate all campus visit days, including planning, overseeing the coordination of speakers, students and session leaders and reserving campus facilities ? Log visits into the Enrollment Management calendar ? Greet and assist campus visitors. Distribute visit folders and itineraries, and obtain a completed visit card for each. ? Enter visit cards into CAMS. ? Submit monthly visit stat reports to the Director of Undergraduate Recruitment. ? Provide assistance in the planning and preparation for campus visit days, and attend each day as required. ? Provide planning and logistical support for GPS related functions, events, and open house activities. o Provide secondary telephone assistance ? Answer and screen telephone calls and transfer as appropriate in a timely manner ? Take prospect information and other requests over the phone o Coordinate King President Society volunteer activity: ? Delegate daily duties and responsibilities ? Coordinate schedules, and maintain student time cards ? Hire and train new student employees as needed o Data entry into CAMS: ? As needed for backup during busy times and rep travel season. o Provide administrative support for management team • Maintain a maintenance history of the assigned University owned vehicle to be sure all servicing is done in a timely manner
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
    Travel: Yes
  • School of Business, Economics, and Technology

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of full-time, Assistant/Associate Professor of Information Technology to begin August 2020. The successful candidate will be able to teach courses in one or more content areas including: information technology/systems, computer science, data science, cybersecurity, database administration, game development, digital business and/or programming (Java/Python/JavaScript). Preference will be given to candidates qualified to teach in more than one content area.
    Minimum Qualifications: 1. Applicants should have earned a terminal degree from a regionally-accredited institution in information technology or systems, data science, digital business, computer systems management, cybersecurity and/or related fields. 2. Demonstrate a willingness to relocate to King University’s main campus located in Bristol Tennessee. 3. Have at least 2 year of academic teaching experience at a college level. 4. Demonstrate a mature Christian faith. 5. Support the Mission and Vision of King University.
    Preferred Qualifications: 1. Display experience supervising program development. 2. Hold industry relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CompTIA Security+, etc. 3. Have programming and IT industry experience.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
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