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Public Education Specialist II at University of California - Riverside

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Type: Full Time
Location: Riverside, California





Job Description:

PUBLIC EDUCATION SPECIALIST II

JOB NUMBER
FULL/PART TIME
SCHEDULE
SALARY

201903279861
Full Time
8AM - 5PM
$40,300 - $79,300

POSITION INFORMATION

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. UCR is a world-class research University with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel. UCR Extension is the continuing and professional education division if the University of California, Riverside offering over 80 programs and certificates to domestic and international students. Under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Academic Programs, the Public Education Specialist II is responsible for the implementation and of new academic programming and maintenance of continued programming. This is done by means of planning class schedules, screening and selection of instructors, and coordination with academic services. Additionally, this position functions as an advisor to students, administrative support to instructors, and may act as a liaison with industry partners, the K-12 education community, and campus. Please note: University Extension career employees at UC Riverside who have passed their probationary period will receive priority consideration for this position. If a qualified pool of candidates from within the organizational unit is not identified, qualified candidates from the campus, UC system, or external candidates may be considered at the discretion of the hiring department.

EDUCATION

Education Requirements

DEGREE
REQUIREMENT

Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
Required

Conditions

CONDITION
REQUIREMENT

Continuing education in related field.
Required

EXPERIENCE

EXPERIENCE
REQUIREMENT

2 - 4 years of related experience.
Required

Experience working as a credential analyst.
Preferred

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

SPECIAL CONDITION
REQUIREMENT

Occasional travel for university related business meetings, conferences and/or professional development.
Required

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Working knowledge of delivering public educational programs.
Working knowledge of conducting needs assessment.
Working knowledge of current public education programs and trends.
Good analytical skills to understand how business needs can be addressed through the design and delivery of training programs.
Working skills to produce and deliver programs.
Good reading, verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, and good presentation skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Working knowledge of departmental and organization policies and procedures; knowledge of educational program content and objectives.

Working knowledge of California Commission on Teacher Credentialing policies and requirements for teacher education programs.

Knowledge of UC system tools and Extension student information systems.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.

* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.

* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview

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