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Part-time Program Associate

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Position type: Staff
Location: New York
Categories: Administrative/Professional

Posting Summary:
The Department of Arts & Humanities, Teachers College, Columbia University, seeks a Part Time Program Associate to assist the Program Director with the management of the TESOL Certificate and Language Program Management Certificate Programs.

Job Summary/Basic Function:
The Program Associate works closely with the Department of Arts & Humanities to support the Program Director, the Program Manager, the Doctoral Fellows, as well as teachers, mentors, and students in our non-credit language programs.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum requirements:
BA required;
Minimum one year of administrative experience;
Experience with student admissions in university or language programs;
Sensitivity to confidentiality of student and faculty records;
Good time management skills and ability to organize, plan, and prioritize on own initiative including when under pressure and meeting deadlines;
Ability to work flexibly and enthusiastically as part of a team;
Ability to communicate needs and priorities to senior staff appropriately;
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with diverse stakeholders in a highly collaborative cross-functional team environment;
Understanding of and ability to use and learn technologies, systems, and tools common in higher education (MS Office; Google Suite; content management systems; LMS, etc.)
Occasional evening and weekend work is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preferred requirements:
MA in related field.
One to three years of management experience;
Experience in higher education;
Experience supervising staff and/or students;
Proficiency in foreign language and significant experience with international (non-native English speaking) clientele highly desirable.

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Applications close: Eastern Standard Time

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In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Teachers College has decided to require COVID-19 vaccination for all employees who are physically reporting to campus on or after August 1, 2021. In accordance with New York state laws, the College will consider exemption requests from this vaccine mandate for religious and medical reasons, unless they cause Teachers College undue hardship (i.e. significant difficulty or expense), or pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others. For additional details on this policy and information on how to apply for a religious or medical exemption if selected for a position, please discuss with the hiring manager.

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