King Employment Opportunities

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  • Academic Affairs

    Description: King University is accepting applications for part-time/adjunct faculty to teach courses on the King / Knoxville, TN campus 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. Courses may include the following topics: • Generalist Practice, • Family and Group Practice, • Community and Organizations Practice, • Social Work Foundations, • Research and Evaluation, • Human Behavior and the Social Environment (HBSE), • Writing for Social Workers • Social Welfare Policy • Human Diversity • Field Education Practicum Courses are offered during the fall, spring, and summer semesters in five-week and/or 15-week modules. The courses in Knoxville will meet on Tuesday nights.
    Minimum Qualifications: Faculty who teach social work courses must possess a minimum of a Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) from a CSWE-accredited program and a minimum of two-years of post MSW social work practice experience. The PhD in Social Work is preferred, but not required. Computer literacy is essential. Experience with trauma-informed knowledge and practice is a plus.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Knoxville/Online
  • Facility Services/Housekeeping

    Description: Responsible for maintenance, repair, fabrication and/or installation of items related to vehicles, tractors, golf-carts, mowers, grounds equipment and any other gasoline operated equipment. Also, fabricate other items as required for the care of the campus.
    Minimum Qualifications: • Experience: Minimum of 5 years experience in vehicle and/or equipment maintenance • Education: A high school degree is required. • Communication Skills: Good written and verbal communication skills. • Leadership Skills: No additional skills listed. • Computer Skills: Limited 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. • Schedule Flexibility: Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including but not limited to working on weekends as required (although this is the exception) and/or responding to emergency on-call situations on a cyclical basis. • Physical Exertion Requirements: Heavy work as defined by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. • Driving History: Must qualify to drive a University owned vehicle and demonstrate an ability to safely drive 15-passenger vans. • 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 College.
    Responsibilities: • Set-up preventive maintenance program, which includes recording all maintenance, for all vehicles and equipment in conjunction with the Facilities Services Administrative Assistant • Manage the ongoing work orders assigned: o Plan materials and tools requirements, scheduling and detailed completion of all projects o Complete reports for each job assignment, detailing time and materials used for each completed task o Purchase materials and tools as required for fulfillment of duties per King University Purchasing Procedures • Initiate work order requests for repairs as discovered • 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. • Build custom items required to meet campus needs. Recommend purchase solutions whenever a reasonable solution • Maintain current knowledge of local, state and national codes relating to the automotive and welding fields • Ensure the safety of campus personnel by providing and role-modeling proper use of safety rules and regulations • Maintain inventory of supplies, parts and tools • Assist all other personnel as needed for grounds care, snow removal, plumbing, electrical and mechanical maintenance • Maintain a maintenance history of the University owned vehicle assigned to be sure all servicing is done in a timely manner
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
    Campus: Bristol
  • Academic Affairs

    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 Marketing in the School of Business, Economics & Technology. 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. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
    Minimum Qualifications: • PhD or DBA in Marketing • At least 5 years of full-time teaching experience
    Preferred Qualifications: Qualified applicants will possess a terminal degree in marketing with qualification to teach both marketing and management courses. Evidence of professional content-based marketing communications and technology platforms. Experience using mobile marketing technologies and social media platforms. Experience in the hospitality or a service industry is preferred.
    Responsibilities: • Candidate will be expected to teach 3 courses (12 credit hours) each semester on strategic and tactical aspects of marketing. • Candidate is expected to teach marketing 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 marketing 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
  • 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
  • ATH - Golf

    Description: King University is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant Golf Coach. The successful candidate will be assist the Head Coach in all aspects of the men’s and women’s golf programs.
    Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should possess a thorough knowledge of the sport of golf, a sophisticated understanding of coaching and training strategies, and a demonstrated ability to enhance student athlete development.
    Preferred Qualifications: Experience participating in golf 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 rules and regulations of various governing bodies.
    Language: Multilingual/Bilingual Candidates Preferred
  • Enrollment Management

    Description: King University is accepting applications for a full-time Enrollment Counselor at our Bristol, TN campus. The candidate will recruit qualified applicants for admission and represent King University to its constituents (students, parents, schools, churches, etc.) in an assigned territory. Through personal on and off campus contacts, the candidate will identify and work with potential students and families throughout the enrollment process, from initial inquiry through matriculation.
    Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree required. The candidate must possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, exhibit strong organizational ability, be self-motivated and goal-oriented with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. The candidate must be available for occasional weekend or evening work and be available for extensive travel. 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.
    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
  • Psychology

    Description: King University is accepting applications for part-time/adjunct faculty to teach traditional face-to-face courses in the School of Arts and Sciences. Faculty needed for teaching undergraduate courses in Introductory Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology and Statistics for the Social Sciences. Teaching responsibilities are dependent upon qualifications and needs of the traditional program. 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.
    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree with at least 18 hours in psychology is required
    Responsibilities: Responsibilities include teaching face-to-face undergraduate courses in the School of Arts and Sciences for the Bristol campus
    Language: United States
    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.