Training and Development Specialist

UNC Charlotte
Full Time
Charlotte, NC 28262 (University City South area)
$51,986 - $52,000 a year
Posted 10 days ago
Job description

Training and Development Specialist

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is seeking applications for a Training and Development Specialist for the Housing and Residence Life department. This is a full-time, permanent staff position.

Purpose of the Position: The Specialist provides departmental leadership for training and ongoing staff development coordination for professional, graduate, and student employees. The Specialist coordinates professional and graduate staff orientation, training, and staff development. The Specialist serves as a consultant and resource to professional and student staff within the department in the areas of staff training/development. This position will be responsible for working with and assisting the Division of Student Affairs and the Housing and Residence Life Department with gathering research, creating reports and all assessment efforts related to Residence Life. The Specialist is a member of the Residence Life senior management team and is responsible for providing departmental leadership with students in crisis. The Specialist reports to the Assistant Director for Residence Education.

Salary: $51,986 - $52,000

Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from a four-year college or university and at least three years of program associate experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Essential Job Duties: Principal responsibilities include leadership, serving as a member of the senior management team, leading the staff training program, ongoing staff development, and orientation; crisis management; and other departmental/campus-wide responsibilities.

Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred with emphasis in higher education, counseling, learning and development, organization development, talent development, public administration, or related field. Minimum of two years experience working in Residence Life or direct experience in training and development. Experiences working with assessment and evaluation practices. Experience working with a crisis management rotation or similar on-call responsibilities to serve students in crisis. Experience with effective onboarding practices with employees. Experience collaborating with cross-organizational teams and offices. Experience creating and implementing a comprehensive training program. Ability to be self-motivated and to work autonomously.

Salary and benefits are competitive; interested individuals should apply online at Search for SHRA job #010625. Applicants are subject to background checks.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $51,986.00 - $52,000.00 per year


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location

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