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Jobs in Rockland County
Job Posted: 09.08.2017   Job Type: Staff  Location:  Rockland
Student Development
Nyack College’s Division of Student Development in Rockland has an opening for the position of Coordinator of Student Health Services (20 - 25 hours / week) to work during the academic year. The successful candidate will manage the day-to-day operations of the Student Health Center. Duties and responsibilities will include assisting students with scheduling appointments for care, building and strengthening relationships with targeted medical service providers in the community, referring students to external resources as appropriate, providing first aid and/or comfort measures as needed, assisting students and parents with health-related concerns and questions, and promoting health education.

Qualifications:
1. Bachelor's degree in Nursing, preferred
2. Certified nursing assistant, required; Licensed practical nurse, preferred
3. 2-4 years experience providing health services
4. Mature and expressive Christian faith commitment and agreement with Nyack's mission and vision for Christian higher education
5. Demonstrated competence and skills in health care and administration
6. Genuine understanding and respect for college students and their developmental needs
7. Availability to work nights and weekends
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Submit a (1) resume and (2) Nyack College’s staff application available at http://www.nyack.edu/jobs/Nyack_StaffApplication.pdf to

Wanda Velez
Dean of Students, Rockland Campus
Nyack College
1 South Blvd
Nyack, NY 10960

via email to HR@nyack.edu.


Jobs in New York City
Job Posted: 09.13.2017   Job Type: Staff  Location:  NYC
School of Social Work
Nyack College’s School of Social Work has a part-time opening for the position of Administrative Assistant (15 hours / week). The successful candidate will assist in all aspects of the administration of the Master of Social Work (MSW) Program in the School of Social Work to ensure effective and efficient operations collaborating with the Administrative Coordinator. Duties and responsibilities will include providing administrative support to daily operation of the MSW Program, organizing the filing system for MSW students, providing support for the MSW faculty meetings, helping with events, assisting with social media, processing correspondence, and performing other support functions as requested.
Qualifications:
1. Bachelor's degree in Nursing, preferred
2. Proven administrative or assistant experience
3. Knowledge of office management systems and procedures
4. Knowledge of the workings of an academic environment a plus
5. Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
6. Attention to detail and problem solving skills
7. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
8. Strong organizational and planning skills
9. Proficiency in MS Office
Submit a (1) resume and (2) Nyack College’s staff application available at http://www.nyack.edu/jobs/Nyack_StaffApplication.pdf to
Dr. Janet Furness
MSW Program Director and Professor of Social Work
Nyack College
2 Washington St
New York, NY 10004

via email to HR@nyack.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Job Posted: 08.17.2017   Job Type: Faculty  Location:  NYC
Natural Sciences
The Department of Natural Sciences within the College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for an adjunct lecturer position for the Fall of 2017. Openings are available to teach Biology courses that could include Introductory Biology, Human Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology at the Manhattan Campus.

The ideal candidate for this position has an earned doctorate in Biology or a closely related field. Candidates with a Master's degree will also be considered. Additional requirements include college teaching experience and committment to Christian higher education.
To apply, send a CV and the Faculty Application (available for download at the top of this page) to the attention of:

Dr. Jacqueline Washington
Department Chair, Natural Sciences
Professor of Biology
Nyack College
1 South Blvd
Nyack, NY 10960

via email to jacqueline.washington@nyack.edu

Job Posted: 08.17.2017   Job Type: Staff  Location:  NYC
Undergraduate Admissions
Nyack College is looking to add a results-oriented, energetic and personable sales person to our Office of Undergraduate Admissions in New York City. A successful candidate will enjoy telling Nyack’s unique story to prospective students, emotionally engage every person that expresses interest in Nyack, and professionally represent the identity, character and mission of Nyack with excellence.

Primary Objective - to recruit, counsel and enroll prospective students into Nyack College.

Duties and responsibilities include:
• Serving as a primary contact for prospective students by assisting them through the enrollment process.
• One-on-one admissions counseling to diverse populations through in-person appointments, phone calls and emails.
• Planning and implementing recruitment activities for assigned territories in the New York City area including college fairs and churches, to engage prospective students and actively responding to follow-up inquiries.
• Representing Nyack’s programs at college fairs and other recruitment events through presentations and one-on-one meetings.
• Maintaining in-depth knowledge of program requirements, degree offerings and school enrollment policies
• Performing administrative office duties
• Flexibility in working both independently and as a part of a team

Minimum Qualifications:
1. Strong Christian character and devotion to Christian service
2. Bachelor's degree required
3. Sales/customer service background, required
4. Excellent written and verbal communication skills; experienced in large group presentations
5. Ability to relate to a diverse pool of prospective college students with sensitivity, diplomacy and discretion
6. Related work experience as a recruiter, desired
7. Comfortable with technology and able to learn and use a Customer Relationship Management database
8. Willingness and ability to travel locally within the New York Metro area
9. Flexibility to work evening and weekend hours as needed
10. Outgoing, positive professional
11. Strong presentation, listening and verbal communication skills
12. Adaptable and able to prioritize demands in high pressure environments to meet and exceed assigned goal
Email a cover letter, resume and completed Staff Application (available for download at the top of this page) to:

Andres Valenzuela
Director of Admissions – NYC Campus
Nyack College
2 Washington Street
New York, NY 10004

at andres.valenzuela@nyack.edu Applicants will be considered until the position is filled.

Job Posted: 08.17.2017   Job Type: Staff  Location:  NYC
Graduate Admissions
Nyack College is looking to add a result-oriented, energetic and personable member to our Office of Graduate Admissions in NYC, NY. This role will be a full-time Admissions Associate for the Alliance Graduate School of Counseling. A successful candidate will enjoy telling Nyack’s unique story to prospective students, emotionally engage every person that expresses interest in Nyack, and professionally represent the identity, character and mission of Nyack with excellence. The primary objective is to recruit, counsel and enroll prospective students into Nyack College graduate school.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
• Assisting students determine if their calling is aligned with Nyack's Counseling offerings (through heart-to-heart conversations, prayer, etc.)
• Serving prospective students by assisting them through the enrollment process (encouragement to persevere)
• One-on-one admissions counseling to diverse populations through in-person appointments, phone calls and emails
• Developing/maintaining strategic partnerships with pastors and the community
• Info Session coordinating and executing, along with NYC campus tours and presentations
• Planning and implementing recruitment activities/presentations for events and churches
• Maintaining in-depth knowledge of program/degree requirements & enrollment policies
• Flexibility in working both independently and as a part of a team

Minimum Qualifications:
1. Strong Christian character and devotion to Christian service
2. Bachelor's degree required
3. Sales/customer service background required
4. Outgoing, positive, professional presence in a various settings
5. Excellent written/verbal communication skills; experienced in large group presentations
6. Related work experience as a recruiter, desired
7. Ability to relate to diversity with sensitivity, diplomacy and discretion
8. Proficient in technology, able to learn/use Customer Relationship Management database
9. Willingness and ability to travel within the NY metro area
10. Flexibility to work evening and weekend hours as needed
11. Perseverance, attention to detail, excellent organizational skills & strong work ethic.
12. Adaptable, able to prioritize in high pressure environment to meet/exceed goals
Email a (1) cover letter, (2) resume and (3) completed Staff Application (available for download at the top of this page) to HR@Nyack.edu.

Job Posted: 02.16.2017   Job Type: Faculty  Location:  NYC
School of Social Work
The School of Social Work at Nyack College invites applications for a nine-month tenure track Leadership in Organizations and Communities/Macro Assistant or Associate Professor beginning January 2018.

Nyack is an undergraduate and graduate-level liberal arts college committed to Christian higher education and educating a diverse student body within major urban centers. The New York City campus is located in a brand new facility with overlooking scenic views of Battery Park and the Hudson River.

Our School of Social Work’s mission is to prepare students for competent, just and compassionate service with diverse populations. Building on the academic excellence of our Bachelor’s in Social Work program, our Master of Social Work Program was launched in August 2015 and is in its second year of candidacy with the Council on Social Work Education. The MSW program features a focus on advanced Leadership in Organizations and Communities practice, which includes curriculum that emphasizes the macro skills. We are recruiting scholars who are interested in advancing scholarship in the area of social work macro-practice and in contributing to excellence in the preparation of students at the MSW academic levels.

The successful candidate for this position is required to have an a PhD in Social Work (ABD considered as long as degree is conferred by January 2018), an MSW degree from a CSWE accredited program, and is eligible to become a licensed Social Worker in the State of New York. Additional requirements include three years post-MSW fulltime macro practice experience, graduate level teaching experience, excellent oral and written communication; and strong organizational skills. Although the position is primarily teaching macro graduate courses, we seek a colleague who is a team player, has an interest in teaching across more than one curriculum area, and is willing to teach combined graduate and undergraduate courses. We look for someone active in scholarship, student advisement, participating in academic committee assignments, and involved in community partnerships.

Essential Functions:
• Teach assigned courses preparing students for careers in fields related to social work.
• Articulate and model current best practices in teaching, especially related to first generation college students.
• Advise and mentor students.
• Develop and review curriculum for courses in social work, including online courses.
• Demonstrate excellent oral & written communication skills.
• Contributes to support the on-going growth of the graduate social work program.
• Demonstrate a commitment to Christ-centered liberal Arts education by upholding the mission of the College.
• Develop strong collegial relationships with faculty, staff and students
• Develop collaborative relationships with social service organizations/agencies in the New York City area.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Demonstrated research and scholarship and publication;
• Communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with a diverse group of students and colleagues;
• Experience in accreditation, student academic advising, committee assignments, professional development activities, and developing community partnerships.
• Experience with a diverse and broad range of clinical practice with individuals, families, and groups.

Benefits:
Nyack College offers a full range of traditional benefits for qualifying employees – medical/dental insurance, disability, life insurance, paid vacation and personal time, mission leave, tuition remission, and retirement savings.

Commitment to Diversity:
Nyack College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and a multicultural learning environment. Inquiries are encouraged from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our college. Nyack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that seeks a diverse workforce of committed Christians from all racial, ethnic, and socio- economic backgrounds.
To Apply:
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please submit a letter of application outlining your practice and teaching experience, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference and a completed Faculty Application to:
Dr. Janet. E. Furness, LMSW, Ed.D., ACSW
Director of Master of Social Work
Nyack College Manhattan Campus
2 Washington Street NY, NY 10004

Submissions may also be e-mailed to: janet.furness@nyack.edu