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Young Harris College is a private baccalaureate and master’s degree-granting institution located in the beautiful mountains of North Georgia. Founded in 1886 and historically affiliated with The United Methodist Church, Young Harris College educates, inspires and empowers students through an education that purposefully integrates the liberal arts and professional studies. The College has three academic divisions: Arts and Humanities, Professional Studies, and Mathematics, Science and Technology, with more than 1,300 students enrolled in its residential and Early College programs. The historic campus in Young Harris, Ga. has completed major campus improvements to accommodate the College’s growth. Recent LEED-certified campus improvements include the 121,000-square-foot Rollins Campus Center, new residence facilities, and a 57,000-square-foot recreation and fitness center. The College is an active member of NCAA Division II and remains a fierce competitor in the prestigious Peach Belt Conference. YHC is among fewer than 300 colleges and universities nationwide named to the 2017-2018 list of Colleges of Distinction and is listed as a “Best National Liberal Arts College” by U.S. News & World Report.

 


Assistant/Associate Athletic Director of Compliance

Young Harris College invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Athletic Director of Compliance to begin immediately.  The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in a related field. A minimum of two years’ experience is preferred.

The Assistant or Associate Athletic Director of Compliance serves as a member of the Department of Athletics and must be committed to the standard of institutional control for the College’s NCAA D II intercollegiate athletics program, which consists of 15 sports and 375 student-athletes.  The position reports to the Director of Athletics and works in conjunction with Department of Athletics to implement NCAA, Peach Belt Conference, Gulf South Conference, Great Lakes Valley Conference and Young Harris College regulations.

Requirements and Responsibilities:

The individual will ensure the College is compliant with all NCAA rules, regulations, policies, and procedures.  They will certify on a semester basis the athletic eligibility of all student athletes, work in conjunction with Financial Aid, Registrar, and Admissions Offices and will serve as a deputy coordinator for Title IX.

Candidates should apply electronically at https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2494248 .  Applications should include a cover letter, resume and three professional references. In addition, transcripts should be sent electronically to humanresources@yhc.edu or by mail to Human Resources Director, Young Harris College, P.O. Box 68, Young Harris, GA 30582.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check. 

Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.

EOE M/F/D/V


Campus Gate Art Gallery Director

Part time position

Young Harris College seeks a Director of the Campus Gate Art Gallery to be responsible for all aspects of the Gallery's fine art exhibition program and its operations, including installation and de installation of exhibitions, artist contracts, exhibition poster/postcard designs, managing gallery assistants, scheduling exhibitions, catering for exhibitions, and working with the gallery committee in developing programming.  The Campus Gate Gallery typically hosts four professional artist exhibitions per year in addition to the Juried Student Exhibition and Senior Thesis Exhibition. 

The Director also works with the Art Department Chair to develop events and educational opportunities that support the goals of the College, while providing opportunities for students and visitors to experience a range of contemporary, regional, and historical art, learn about individual artists, art movements, and culturally diverse subjects.

Requirements:
• BA or BFA in studio art, art history, arts administration, museum studies, curatorial studies, or equivalent experience in the field.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Experience with exhibition installation and gallery/museum design.
• Must be able to climb a ladder, lift loads over 50lbs., use power tools/hand tools.
• Skilled with Adobe Suite Programs.

Candidates should apply electronically at https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2494165 .  Resume and at least three professional references should be included.  In addition, other relevant documents can be sent electronically to HumanResources@yhc.edu or by mail to Human Resources Director, Young Harris College, P.O. Box 68, Young Harris, GA 30582.  Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check.

Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply. EOE M/F/D/V


Adjunct Instructor of Art – Illustration, Graphic Design

Young Harris College invites applications for a part time adjunct instructor with a specialization in Illustration/Graphic Design to begin fall 2019. Candidates should possess a strong background in graphic design and/or illustration. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching in a residential, liberal arts setting. The ideal candidate will possess a MFA and/or equivalent professional experience in the field. Teaching experience at the college level is preferred.

Graphic design with focus on Illustration utilizing traditional and digital techniques. Exploration of the media along with practical experiences in creating visual imagery with focus on contemporary use of typography while developing narratives through visual storytelling.

Candidates should apply electronically at https://recruiting.myapps.paychex.com/appone/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=2432589 .  Please include in your application: a cover letter, CV, and three references.

In addition, portfolio examples of illustration/graphic design should be sent to Ted Whisenhunt, Chair, Art Department, Young Harris College, jtwhisenhunt@yhc.edu, 706-994-3986, 1 College St., P.O. Box 68, Young Harris, GA 30582.

Other documents not included in the electronic application can also be sent electronically to humanresources@yhc.edu .

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check.

Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.

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SODEXO EMPLOYMENT

Enviromental Services Attendant

Sodexo Facilities Management at Young Harris College is currently seeking applicants for custodial positions. These positions are full-time positions that will report to the Housekeeping Supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:  Dependability, responsible and ability to work well with others.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

1. Custodians are responsible for cleaning of offices, classrooms, restrooms and hallways.

2. Checks and removes graffiti from classrooms, walls and other surfaces.

3. Informs the Housekeeping Supervisor of needed supplies and/or equipment.

4. Assists in trash and recycling management by collecting and discarding.

5. Performs any and all other duties as deemed necessary by the Housekeeping Supervisor.

How to Apply:

Call Sodexo Facilities Management at (706) 379-5185 regarding interest in this opportunity. You can also apply for this job at sodexo.balancetrak.com. In the search window put “2018-04943” then press enter.

Young Harris College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. All persons involved in the operations of the College are prohibited from engaging in such discrimination.