Danville Community College (DCC) is a public, open access institution of higher education in the Virginia Community College System whose main campus is in Danville, Virginia. As a comprehensive community college, DCC provides quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities for the residents of the City of Danville and the counties of Pittsylvania and Halifax. DCC is known throughout the community and throughout the VCCS system for its exceptional faculty and staff, the quality of its programs and services, and the success of its students. DCC welcomes, encourages, and supports the diversity of our students, faculty, and staff members and seeks to attract and retain individuals who reflect our diverse community. Danville Community College invites applications for the position of Dean of Workforce Services to oversee the college's workforce training and development programs. Workforce Services provides programs for industry certifications, professional development and continuing education, and youth career awareness and exploration. The Dean will collaborate with other Divisional Deans to create programming and attainment of student learning outcomes to include student pathways from non-credit to credit courses and programs. The Dean will work with Public Relations and Marketing to develop and implement the marketing goals of workforce services. The Dean will supervise and evaluate staff, prepare, manage and monitor the Division's budget and develop and manage grants assigned for the Division. This position reports to the Vice President of Workforce Services.
Master's Degree from an accredited institution in business or related field is required, as is, at least three years in a professional management experience in a corporate or academic setting. Must possess demonstrated leadership and management skills with experience in mentoring and motivating staff; the ability to market programs and ideas; to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. A demonstrated skill in managing budgets and other resources and knowledge of all local, state and national issues pertaining to economic and workforce development.
Internal Number: 32018
About Danville Community College
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.