The University of St. Thomas invites qualified candidates to apply for a Career Coach position within the University Advancement - Career Center.
The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities, and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This commitment is consistent with our mission to inspire our students, using the Catholic intellectual tradition, to think critically, work skillfully, and act wisely – all for the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.
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The University of St. Thomas offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program, which includes:
The Career Coach is a critical contributor to the effort to scale and integrate career development into the fabric of the University of St. Thomas campus, with the Career Center serving as an activator for a robust career ecosystem. The Career Coach will build strong relationships with graduate students and alumni, primarily within the Opus College of Business, but also with graduate students and alumni of other colleges.
The Career Coach is responsible for cross-campus collaboration to provide career education services to St. Thomas’s graduate students and alumni, while continually seeking input and insights into partner and student needs. The services and support include: development and facilitation of group career development workshops and programming, creation of written and online career development resources, classroom presentations, relationship development with faculty and other campus partners, and individual career coaching appointments. The Career Coach is part of the Career Educator team and will work in collaboration with the other Career Educators to continually innovate and develop new services and learning opportunities. The position provides career consultation and training to faculty, staff and student organizations regarding career program development and education.
This position is part of the Alumni, Corporate Relations and Career Development (ACC) team within University Advancement, charged with collaborating with units across the university to engage alumni, employers, corporations and other members of the Tommie Network in mutually beneficial partnerships that support the success of St. Thomas students and advance the university.
The Career Development Center at the University of St. Thomas celebrates the perspective, knowledge, and joy that diversity brings to our University, and strives to provide equitable access to career education and employer connection opportunities for all students and alumni. In collaboration with campus partners, it is our mission to execute a holistic Career Education strategy designed to meet the needs of our diverse clients at all stages in the career development process.
Provide direct career services to graduate students and alumni:
Initiate and maintain successful relationships with campus and external partners to:
Create resources that support the specific needs of the graduate student and alumni populations:
Represent the Career Development Center in university activities and contribute to the department and divisional goals.
An equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills have been acquired may be substituted.
HOW TO APPLY
All interested candidates must apply online at https://www.stthomas.edu/jobs/. Follow the instructions to complete an online application which includes creating or updating an applicant profile, uploading a resume, and completing a job specific application.
In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires consent and successful completion of a background screening.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer