The Cutting-Edge Coordinator Alumni Relations assists alumni (students and parents) of the Cutting-Edge program in staying connected and engaged with the Edgewood College campus community and Cutting-Edge. The Coordinator works with the Director of the Cutting-Edge program and the Alumni Advisory Board to establish member benefit packages that include access to campus facilities, events, directories, and social networking. The Coordinator organizes and plans 6 major events throughout the year; which are communicated through bi-annual newsletters and social media. The Coordinator is also responsible for facilitating annual person-centered life plans that assist young adults with intellectual disabilities in developing goals that are focused on independence, meaningful employment, life-long learning and valued relationships. The Coordinator serves as a resource to parents and families on community-based services that are accessible to the alumni. The Coordinator needs to maintain a professional presence that invokes confidence in the Cutting-Edge program. Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion on campus and in the community.
The Cutting-Edge Coordinator of Alumni Relations serves as the primary point so that the alumni stay connected and ensures that they have a successful post-college experience. The Coordinator strives to empower members to make responsible decisions, and determine their own goals for independence.
Edgewood College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Candidates must demonstrate multicultural competence — the awareness, knowledge, and skills needed to work with others who are culturally different from self in meaningful, relevant, and productive ways. Applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations including women and racial and ethnic minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must actively support the mission of the College by working with faculty, staff and students to share in our core values — truth, compassion, justice, partnership, and community.
To apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and references to:
Human Resources – CCAR
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, WI 53711
Equal Opportunity Employer