St. Catherine University invites applications for a full-time position in its Office of Admission in the College for Women. The qualified candidate will represent St. Catherine University to prospective College for Women students and their families and assist the Admissions team in reaching its recruitment goals.
Founded in 1905, St. Catherine University offers the broadest range of academic programs and degrees among Minnesota’s private colleges and universities. A dynamic university for women and men with an innovative college for women at its heart, St. Catherine has a long tradition of excellence in liberal arts, professional studies and healthcare. The University enrolls approximately 5,000 students on two campuses and offers associate, baccalaureate and graduate degrees and a variety of certificates. St. Kate’s has an unwavering commitment to the education of women, to academic excellence and to providing access to students of all religions and beliefs whatever their cultural heritage or social background.
Counsel, advise and recruit students. Manage a specific geographic territory (requires some travel). Represent the University to various constituents (both individuals and groups). Partner in the development of recruitment goals, plans and strategies. Develop new and innovating strategies and programs for attracting students with the academic credentials and socioeconomic characteristics the University seeks to enroll. Coordinate and execute group campus visit programs and presentations. Working effectively with diverse student groups in a manner that affirms the worth and preserves the dignity of individuals, families and communities is a significant expectation and critical responsibility. Other duties based on experience and interests.
Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.
Able to plan and conduct small and large group presentations/programs.
Self-motivated and independent worker.
Able to occasionally work and travel evenings and weekends.
Flexible, positive and team-oriented.
Valid driver’s license.
Understanding of and appreciation for the mission of the University.
Able to work creatively and efficiently, both independently and as part of a team.
Genuine respect for and interest in higher education.
St. Catherine University seeks creative, adaptable staff who enjoy working in a university climate that promotes cultural diversity and multicultural understanding. Candidates of color are encouraged to apply, as are those who will contribute to a diverse applicant pool. Consistent with the University’s commitment to women, diversity and social justice, preference will be given to candidates who manifest these themes in their experience and service.
Please visit the St. Catherine University employment site to apply. Applicants may also visit the St. Catherine University Human Resources office to submit an electronic application. We are located in Derham Hall, Room 8. Three references and successful completion of a background check will be required for employment. Applications are due by May 27, 2019.
St. Catherine University, 2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105
Our university is a proud member of the Upper Midwest HERC and is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff and assisting dual career couples. For more information and to find other higher education jobs in the Upper Midwest region, visit the HERC website.
Internal Number: 20190027-STAFF
About St. Catherine University
St. Catherine University in St. Paul/Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a comprehensive Catholic university and home to one of the nation’s largest colleges for women, with associate and graduate programs for both women and men. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1905, the University integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic traditions of intellectual inquiry and social teaching. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine enrolls nearly 5,000 students in certificate, associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs in traditional day and evening/weekend/online formats.