Director of Service Learning and Academic Support

Iowa Wesleyan University is accepting applications for Director of Service Learning and Academic Support to begin in July 2018.  This is a full-time, exempt position working closely with the VPAA, Assistant VPAA, Registrar and Assistant Dean of Adult and Graduate Studies.

Responsibilities include:

Lead the IW Service Learning program

  • Coordinate project and community partner approval
  • Supervise AmeriCorp Vista Volunteer
  • Serve and Lead the Service Learning Advisory Council
  • Perform recordkeeping tasks

Support to the general work of Academic Affairs

  • Reporting and analysis from IW databases and reporting systems
  • Event support (Awards Day, Baccalaureate Service, Commencement, etc.)
  • Coordinate activities for university branch centers
  • Help manage the university’s School of Record programs
  • Help facilitate and manage the student attendance records system
  • Preliminary vetting of vendors
  • Prepare and design reports in collaboration with the VPAA
  • Committee work as determined by the VPAA
  • Benchmark policy and procedures research

Support the specific work of Academic Affairs Units (Registrar, AGS)

  • Assist as needed during peak periods
  • Assist with development and operation of innovative academic programs
  • Work collaboratively with the Registrar to help with IPEDS key holder responsibilities


  • Bachelor’s degree required but Master’s preferred
  • Knowledge of higher education operations in academic affairs and registrar’s office
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office suite, Skyping and the ability to use and learn applicable software products.
  • Ability to work on his/her own initiative with little supervision

Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Qualified candidates must submit their letter of interest, resume/CV, transcripts, and contact information for three professional references below.  No phone calls please, candidates will be contacted if search committee is in need of further information.  Iowa Wesleyan University is an equal opportunity employer.