Macalester College, in St. Paul, Minnesota, is now accepting applications for a Director of Sexual Violence Prevention Education. This position directs sexual violence prevention education as a member of the Laurie Hamre Center for Health and Wellness, serving a community of approximately 2800 faculty, staff and students. This position reports directly to the Associate Dean of Student Services who directs the Hamre Center.
Serves as a key member of the Hamre Health & Wellness Center leadership team which is responsible for creating the vision and direction of an integrated campus wellness Center
Develops, implements, and evaluates a sexual violence prevention education program including oversight of program budget and development of strategic goals and objectives
Designs and delivers training and educational sessions for various student populations, including new students
Directs campus-wide Green Dot Bystander Intervention trainings and Green Dot Overview workshops for athletic teams and student organizations
Provides interactive presentations on affirmative consent, healthy relationships and violence prevention for students, faculty, and staff
Maintain sexual violence prevention education information on Macalester website.
Remain current on the research and best practices regarding sexual violence prevention and education
Serves as Chair of the Sexual Violence Prevention Working Group
Creates communication and information materials related to sexual violence prevention education
Establishes relationships with student organizations interested in sexual violence prevention
Fosters and maintains collaborative partnerships and strong working relationships with campus partners that include Academic Affairs, Residential Life, Athletics, Office of Student Leadership & Engagement, Office of Title IX, and Center for Study Away
Develops faculty and staff specific resource materials and educational offerings
Administers Consent@Mac program and advises associated peer educators
Actively engage in learning and practicing principles of social justice and inclusion to increase individual capacity to support institutional changes that create and sustain a welcoming and inclusive environment across the Macalester community
Other duties as assigned
A Master's degree required in Health, Higher Education/Student Affairs, Education, Social Work or related field
A minimum of 3-5 years of experience working in sexual violence prevention education or related area
Experience in working with college students, young adults/adolescents
Knowledge of best practices related to sexual violence prevention education
Demonstrated ability to collaborate and create relationships across units and with various stakeholders
Demonstrated commitment to equity, inclusion and diversity
Strong organization, planning, problem solving and conflict resolution skills
Ability to analyze best practices, data, and various information sources to develop appropriate initiatives and interventions
Ability to think critically and solve problems independently
Able to manage systems and people to accomplish goals within stated time frame and to effectively prioritize work demands
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to professionally and effectively present to large audiences
For best consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume as one PDF through the Macalester Employment Opportunities webpage by July 19, 2019. Review of applications will begin immediately. All inquiries about this position should be directed to:
Talent Acquisition Manager
Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities, women and LGBTQIA+ individuals. Candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
About Macalester College
Since its founding in 1874, Macalester College, located in St. Paul, Minnesota, has provided students with the inspiration, insight, and experience to become successful and ethical leaders. The educational experience at Macalester supports the development of individuals who make informed judgments and interpretations of the broader world around them and choose actions or beliefs for which they are willing to be held accountable. Preparing students for engaged citizenship and effective civic leadership is a critical part of Macalester’s mission. Students develop the ability to seek and use knowledge and experience in contexts that challenge and inform their suppositions about the world.
Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities, women and veterans.