State Title: Director
Job Category: Administrator
Department: Office of Inclusive Excellence
Pay Basis: Yearly
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General Statement of Duties:
Salem State University seeks to hire a director of education and
training for diversity and inclusion to create and sustain delivery of training and education programs focused on issues of diversity,
equity, inclusion and social justice. Reporting to the chief diversity and inclusion officer, this position is designed to work with Human
Resources and various units on campus but can work independently. The director position will develop a university-wide training and
development agenda to improve the overall cultural competence and capacity of the faculty and staff on campus.
Salem State University
values, celebrates and appreciates diversity in all its forms and endeavors to create a space that reflects the campus community population
which it serves. Our students come to Salem State University from 38 states and 48 countries and reflect the demographics of the greater
Boston community in which we live. We are passionate about providing an experience for them and our fellow staff and faculty, where everyone
can feel supported while they explore, learn, and celebrate their identities, similarities, and differences. We welcome you to come
celebrate with us and become a member of our community.
Duties and Responsibilities:
will prepare training curricula for diverse audiences (across faculty, staff, and students) on relevant topics, manage the training and
development workshops and courses focused on issues of diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging, deliver skilled training, and track and
assess all workshops executed in the inclusive excellence area; serve as a key member of the Bias Response Team, and assisting in providing
educational opportunities that will assist the campus community in understanding the systemic impacts of discrimination and bias; serves as
the point person, sustainer, and consultant to the Employee Resource Groups and their ERG leads; partner with human resources to develop
equitable practices associated recruitment and retention of diverse faculty and staff, and provide support to human resources when
conducting equity reviews for open searches to ensure that qualified underrepresented applicants are given full and fair consideration;
collaborate with the Center for Justice and Liberation o support student training and unified faculty-staff-student engagement
opportunities. The director will manage the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) training and implementation, cultivate a team of
volunteer trainers to assist in the deployment of a university-wide training and development agenda, and manage the associated funds
allocated to training and development functions within the inclusive excellence office, including incentives for the volunteer trainer
Salem State University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to provide reasonable
accommodation to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities. For accommodation information or requests please email [email protected].
Office activities are performed in an
environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding and interaction with computer equipment;
occasional bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 5-10 pounds.
Special Instructions to
Please apply online and attach resume and cover letter. Candidates are encouraged to share alternative
experiences and environments that translate to this opportunity as part of the cover letter.
Employment is contingent upon a
completed background and CORI check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.
This position is not eligible for H1B visa sponsorship.
Salem State University is an equal
opportunity/affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.
Please Note: If there is no application deadline associated with a position, it may be removed at any time. Once
a position is removed, additional applications will not be accepted.
Salem State University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.