Employment

Wesleyan College is an outstanding employer. Although our beautiful historic campus and close-knit community are unrivaled benefits, we still offer all those other benefits you'll value in a competitive compensation package. Listed here are current executive, faculty, and staff openings. We thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at Wesleyan! Directions to campus.


FACULTY POSITIONS:

All Faculty positions are currently filled.

 


STAFF POSITIONS:

Head Volleyball Coach Department of Athletics

Position Description
Responsible for coaching, recruiting and managing the Wesleyan College, NCAA, Division III, volleyball program.  Provides support to the athletic program for game day operations, coordination of athletic facility rentals/usage, summer camp and serves as the coordinator of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee.  This position reports to the Vice President for Student Affairs, Dean of Students and Athletic Director. 

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required.  Experience coaching on the college level preferred, high school level required.  The position requires demonstrated skills in communication, flexibility, organization, leadership, problem-solving, human relations, and ability to work with diverse populations. 

Appointment, Salary, & Benefits
This is a full-time, 12-month position.  

Major Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Plan, organize, and conduct practice sessions. 
  • Provide training direction, encouragement, and motivation in order to prepare athletes for games, and competitive events. 
  • Keep abreast of changing rules, techniques, technologies, and philosophies relevant to volleyball. 
  • Adjust coaching techniques, based on the strengths and weaknesses of athletes. 
  • Instruct individuals or groups in sports rules, game strategies, and performance principles, such as specific ways of moving the body, hands, or feet, to achieve desired results. 
  • Evaluate athletes' skills and review performance records to determine their fitness and potential in a particular area of athletics. 
  • Plan strategies and choose team members for individual games or sports seasons. 
  • Explain and enforce safety rules and regulations. 
  • Keep records of athlete, team, and opposing team performance. 
  • Plan and direct physical conditioning programs that will enable athletes to achieve maximum performance. 
  • Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of opposing teams to develop game strategies. 
  • Arrange and conduct sports-related activities, such as training, skill-improvement courses, clinics, and pre-season try-outs. 
  • Select, acquire, store, and issue equipment and other materials as necessary. 
  • Perform activities that support the team or a specific sport, such as meeting with media representatives and appearing at fundraising events. 
  • Monitor athletes' use of equipment to ensure safe and proper use. 
  • Develop and arrange competition schedules and programs, based on NCAA rules and GSAC regulations. 
  • File scouting reports that detail player assessments, provide recommendations on athlete recruitment, and identify locations and individuals to be targeted for future recruitment efforts. 
  • Identify and recruit potential athletes. 
  • Explain and demonstrate the use of sports and training equipment. 

 

Special Projects and Responsibilities

  1. Coordinate and/or assist with special projects and committees as needed.
  2. Maintain budget records.
  3. Position will require night and weekend responsibilities.
  4. Develop programs for student-athlete wellness.
  5. Serve as the coordinator for spring game day operations.
  6. Serve as advisor and coordinator of SAAC
  7. Develop summer volleyball camps for grade school and high school players.
  8. Other duties as assigned

All inquiries or letters of application (including resume and three professional references) contact:  Theresa Abercrombie, Student Affairs, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA 31210. Electronic submissions are encouraged – tabercrombie@wesleyancollege.edu.  

Preference will be given to applications received prior to March 27, 2015.

 

Certified Lifeguard
Part-time position available at Porter Gym starting immediately. Must have certification. Pays $10.00/hour. If interested, please contact Kathy Malone at 478-757-3775 or by e-mail at kmalone@wesleyancollege.edu.

 

Wesleyan College (on-call) Police Officer
On-Call Police Officers are called in on an as needed basis and just like the full time police officer staff they are required to protect the lives and properties of the Wesleyan College Community. On-Call officers fill in for full time officers when they need time off. This could be a prepared leave time or an emergency leave time, which means On-Call officers must provide a schedule of their availability. On-Call officers will be required to cover a 12 hour (8am-8pm/8pm-8am) shift when called upon, and special college events that require additional officers. They are required to respond professionally to the need for detection and prevention of crimes. Officers must be prepared to maintain law and order. On-Call officers are required to patrol the entire campus property by vehicle, and some by foot. On-Call officers duties also include traffic enforcement, accident reporting, and criminal investigations. On-Call officers are expected to secure physical structures on the campus, and maintain an activity log daily. On-Call officers will provide security at social and athletic events, conduct safety inspections, control and direct traffic, enforce college rules and regulations, issue parking citations, and enforce the law governing the state and other duties as defined by supervisors.

Job Qualifications:
Candidates must be twenty-one years of age, and have a valid driver’s license. All applicants must be certified through the Georgia Peace Officers Standard and Training Council.  Must be in good physical condition, and able to work any shift. Must be able to handle stressful situations, be an effective communicator.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 
To apply, send your resume to Patricia M. Gibbs, Vice President for Student Affairs, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA, 31210. Electronic submissions should be sent to tabercrombie@wesleyancollege.edu.

 

Campus Police Officer
The Wesleyan College Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Campus Police Officer. Please read the job description and qualifications below. Police Officers are required to protect the lives and properties of the Wesleyan College Community. Officers are required to respond professionally to the need for detection and prevention of crimes. Officers must be prepared to maintain law and order. Officers are required to patrol the entire campus property by vehicle, and some by foot. Officers duties also include traffic enforcement, accident reporting, and criminal investigations. Officers are expected to secure physical structures on the campus, and maintain daily log entries of activities. Officers will provide security at social and athletic events, conduct safety inspections, control and direct traffic, enforce college rules and regulations, issue parking citations, and enforce the law governing the state and other duties as defined by supervisors.

Candidates must be twenty-one years of age, and have a valid driver’s license. All applicants must be certified through the Georgia Peace Officers Standard and Training Council.  Must be in good physical condition, and able to work any shift. Must be able to handle stressful situations, be an effective communicator, and able to pass a pre-admission test administered by the Wesleyan Police Department, as well as a physical agility test.  To apply for this position please submit your resume to Theresa Abercrombie via e-mail to tabercrombie@wesleyancollege.edu.

 

Coordinator of Undergraduate Science Labs
Wesleyan College invites applications for a full-time (37.5 hour), salaried laboratory coordinator position staffing the Munroe Science Center.  Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in the sciences and be well-organized, able to multi-task, and proficient in Microsoft Office programs.  Job responsibilities will include purchasing supplies and equipment, preparing for and setting up instructional laboratory exercises, coordinating student workers, tracking chemical inventory, monitoring building systems (de-ionized water system, instruments), and providing administrative/secretarial support for divisional faculty. The individual chosen for this position will also assist with the coordination of Spectacles Math and Science Summer Camp.
 
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, send your resume and three names of potential references to Dr. Glenda Ferguson, Professor of Chemistry, Wesleyan College, 4760 Forsyth Rd., Macon, GA, 31210. EOE