TITLE OF POSITION/RANK: Program
Specialist/Assistant Director, Ossining Extension Center
Ossining Extension Center
RESPONSIBILITIES: This full time position
assists with the management of a large, facility-based extension center,
which offers both liberal arts classes for college credit as well as
non-credit programming for the community based on the center’s thematic
focus. Responsibilities include program development, job development and
developing and maintaining contacts with area employers, coordinating the
provision of services to students, marketing, and community outreach. This
position reports to the Director of the Ossining Extension Center. The
Ossining Extension Center’s focus is on the life sciences and health care
careers. Regular work hours: 11 am-7 pm M-F; weekend hours as necessary.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Acts as on-site administrator in the absence of the center director.
- Coordinates, oversees and evaluates non-credit programming for the
general public (adults, kids and teens), local business and industry,
and other groups.
- Assists in community outreach efforts and marketing to credit and
- Assists with administration of registration systems, attendance, and
- Assists with student registrations and associated financial
- Assists with the handling of facility related issues.
- Coordinates the provision of onsite student support services and
ensures that students are informed about available services.
QUALIFICATIONS: A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
is required plus 2 years of related experience, preferably in higher
education or continuing education. A Master’s degree is preferred.
Experience with MS Office Suite is required. Experience in the development
and administration of health care programs is also required.
POSITION EFFECTIVE: The position will remain open
SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting
salary is $54,460 plus excellent benefits.
Please send a resume, cover letter and three letters of recommendation to:
Please indicate “Program Specialist/Assistant Director, Ossining Extension
Center” in the subject line of the email or mail to:
Director, Human Resources
Westchester Community College
Department, Administration Building- Suite 111
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Fax: (914) 606-7838
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Applications will be
accepted until the position is filled.
College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet
the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success,
academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and