Director of Student Life and Equity

  • South Orange County Community College District
  • South Orange County Community District, Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA, USA
  • Jan 14, 2020
Part time / Adjunct   Deans & Directors Student Affairs Other Executive

Job Description

To plan, develop, organize, coordinate and direct all aspects of a comprehensive student life program of a community college, including Associated Student Government (ASG) and the Student Equity programs and services; direct the timely development, administration, implementation, promotion and evaluation of a variety of assigned programs, services, events, operations and activities; coordinate assigned activities with other college programs, support services, other departments and outside agencies; prepare and administer annual budgets for all assigned programs, including student government; ensure compliance with District policies and applicable State and federal regulations related to student development and equity; provide highly responsible and complex administrative support to the Vice President for Student Services or designee, and the College administrative team; and advise and guide in the development of student government budgets.

To foster a culture of collaboration, mutual respect, innovation, and continuous improvement throughout the District; lead by example; actively participate in and support District-wide participatory governance components and activities and other collaborative processes; encourage professional excellence among the staff and promote an organizational culture of customer service, innovation, and quality services.

DEFINITION of Categorical Program Assigned To the Director of Student Life and Equity: The Student Equity programs and services assigned to the Director of Student Life and Equity are specially-funded and designed to ensure equal educational opportunities and promote student success for all students, regardless of race, gender, age, disability, or economic circumstances. They will focus on increasing access, course completion, ESL and basic skills completion, degrees, certificates and transfer for all students as measured by success indicators linked to the Student Success Metrics and the campus-based research identified in the most recent Student Equity Plan. The Director of Student Life and Equity is assigned to coordinate and manage the Student Equity programs and services, while working closely with the appointed Researcher and Student Equity Taskforce. The Director of Student Life and Equity and Taskforce are responsible for carrying out related initiatives, services, operations and activities to promote the Student Equity Program.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED: Receives administrative direction from the Vice President for Student Services or president’s designee. Exercises functional and technical supervision over assigned full-time employees and other part-time, temporary or student workers as assigned. Oversees the performance and activities of student leaders and provides guidance to faculty advisors.

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