Careers at MVC

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Here at Valley, we are always looking for qualified and exceptional faculty and staff to join our campus community. Check out some of our openings, and see if Valley is the right fit for your career needs!

  • Library Associate (part-time)

    Missouri Valley College Library Commons (education library)

    Part-Time (20-29 hours/week), Monday – Thursday 8 am to 2 pm

    JOB SUMMARY:  

    Under general supervision of the Library eLearning & Outreach Coordinator, this position provides circulation and reference assistance for library clients, conducts tours and orientation sessions, assists with planning and implementation of programs for the Valley Lab School, creates displays and bulletin boards, participates in collection maintenance, and assists with processing new library materials.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS AND MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    1. Earned bachelor’s degree in any discipline, or a combination of 2 years of college and 4 years of relevant work experience.
    2. Effective written and oral communication skills and ability to interact productively with students, faculty, staff, and other constituents.
    3. Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks.
    4. Computer literacy with standard software.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    1. Knowledge of library operations, collections, and services.
    2. A background in an education-related field.
    3. And/or a combination of these skills.

     

    To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., and contact information for three professional references to Dr. Bryan Carson, Library Director, at carsonb@moval.edu. Review of applications begins on July 2019. MVC employment is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States. EOE.

  • Adjunct instructor for English Composition courses

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for a face to face adjunct instructor for English Composition courses beginning August 2019.  

    Qualifications include a Master of Arts in English or a closely related field, with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the discipline.   Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary qualifications.  Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and Moodle preferred.

    To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., contact information for three professional references, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Elizabeth Holloway, Chair of Communications, Humanities, and Human Services, at hollowaye@moval.edu.  Position open until filled. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.  EOE.

  • Library PR, Marketing, & Special Events Coordinator

    Murrell Library and Commons at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college in Marshall, Missouri, is looking for a Public Relations, Marketing, and Special Events Coordinator. This full-time staff member will plan and oversee special events and activities that enrich cultural and social programs and lifelong learning, develop library marketing strategies and campaigns, work with social media, and promote internal and external communications. This position reports to the Director of the Library.

    PRIMARY JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    1. Outreach and Special Events – Actively seeks, organizes, and coordinates outreach programs, exhibitions, and special events. Some evening or weekend hours required.
    2. Public Relations and Marketing – Creates and disseminates library marketing materials, works with social media, and updates website. Searches and writes grant proposals.
    3. Library Duties –  Manages library reserves. Assists with circulation, reference, and library tutorials and classes. Helps shelve items and maintain library appearance. Performs other work and special projects as assigned.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required, with an academic background and/or experience in one or more of the following fields: Graphic arts, marketing, communications, advertising, public relations, or journalism. Excellent knowledge of word processing and spreadsheets, social media, graphic design, and layout.  Ability to communicate with culturally-diverse patrons. Effective organization skills. Knowledge of or ability to learn library software, internet, and library databases.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience or knowledge of library operations, software, and services. Experience with public relations, graphics, or marketing.

    To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., and contact information for three professional references to Dr. Bryan Carson, Library Director, at carsonb@moval.edu. Review of applications begins on May 13, 2019. MVC employment is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States. EOE.

  • Adjunct Instructors

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college, invites applications for face to face adjunct instructors in the following disciplines to begin August 2019:  Foreign Language, specifically Spanish; English; American History; Research Methods/Statistics for Social Science; and English as a Second Language.

    Qualifications for each position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in the discipline. Collegiality, professionalism, a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary qualifications. Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and Moodle preferred. To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., contact information for three professional references, unofficial transcripts, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Sharon Hoeflicker, Academic Affairs, at hoeflickers@moval.edu. Positions open until filled. EOE. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Assistant Track & Field Coach

    Missouri Valley College, an NAIA institution which competes in the Heart of America Athletic Conference, invites applications for a full-time, 12 month position of Assistant Track & Field coaches with duties assigned according to qualification.

    Primary coaching responsibilities will include the successful identification, evaluation and recruitment of academically qualified student-athletes in which to build and maintain a competitive athletic program, practice planning and supervision of practices, competitions, assistance with travel teams, and any other duties assigned by the Head Coach.

    Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred but not required. Recruiting, admissions experience, computer and technology proficiency is preferred, with a minimum of one year coaching experience. Employment requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree if hired for non-teaching position. Securing a CDL drivers license will be required after employment starts.

    Position available starting immediately.

  • Graduate Assistant for Student Affairs

    Missouri Valley College a private, coeducational, career-oriented, liberal arts college with growing national and international outreach, a destination for students from all fifty states and forty foreign countries. Known for its dynamic, richly diverse, and friendly educational environment, the College prepares students to succeed in a knowledge-based global society. With a student body of some 1,400, on a beautiful campus in west central Missouri, Missouri Valley College has been continuously accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since its inception in 1889.

    Position Summary:

    The Graduate Assistant (GA) is responsible for providing student-centered support for the various Student Affairs departments and services. This position provides professional apprenticeship for the GA while supporting essential programs and services for the College community.  Duties will vary based on specific assignment. Assignments may be changed at any time during employment based on the needs of the division. The GA must be accepted into an accredited graduate program for the duration of their contract.

    Responsibilities:

    Serve as building supervisor for the Malcolm Center for Student Life; open and close the building, setup meeting spaces, provide basic housekeeping services.

    Aid guests in reserving Student Center space and equipment.

    Assist in the development and implementation of campus activity programming.

    Assist in the development and implementation of intramural sports programming.

    Supervise numerous Student Center assistants (work-study).

    Staff Office of Student Affairs; provide basic administrative support for staff and customer service for guests.

    Assist in the operation of the Viking Shuttle.

    All other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications:

    Earned bachelor’s degree in any discipline.

    Effective interpersonal skills; ability to interact productively with students, faculty staff, and other constituents.

    Excellent written and oral communication skills.

    Strong organizational skills, the ability to manage multiple tasks, and wiliness to work irregular hours.

    Experience working with diverse student populations, including international students.

    Basic computer literacy; basic competency in software and database systems (i.e. Microsoft Office, Adobe).

    Experience in various forms of advertising, including social media.

    Compensation:

    Tuition scholarship, campus housing, and meal plan (when school is in session).

    Application:

    To apply, submit a letter of application (cover letter), detailed resume and contact information for three professional references to: Dr. Heath Morgan, Vice President for Student Affairs, 500 E. College Street, Marshall, MO 65340 or e-mail morganh@moval.edu. This position will remain open until filled.

  • Full-Time Faculty - Computer Information Systems

    The Division of Math & Science at Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college located between Kansas City and Columbia, Missouri, invites applications for a full-time faculty position for Computer Information Systems to begin August 2019.  Primary teaching duties will focus on coursework in Web Development and Networking. 

    Minimum qualifications include a Master’s in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or a related field; a Ph.D in the area and teaching experience in the discipline are preferred.   Collegiality, professionalism, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are necessary. Familiarity with Google Apps for Education and Moodle preferred. Duties include serving on campus committees and advising students.  

    To apply, please email cover letter, c.v., copies of unofficial graduate transcripts, names and contact information for three professional references, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Dr. Katherine Adams, Chair of the Math & Science Division, adamsk@moval.edu.  Review of applications begins immediately.  EOE. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • MVC Bowling GA Position

    Missouri Valley College in Marshall, Missouri has a Graduate Assistant position open in Men’s and Women’s Bowling for the 2019-2020 academic year.

    Position opening start date is January 1, 2019

    The graduate assistant will serve as an assistant coach with other duties as assigned.

    Collegiate bowling experience prefered.

    Securing a CDL drivers license will be required after employment starts.

    Graduate Assistants will receive, Room, Board, and Tuition for graduate courses taken.

    Interested applicants should email a letter of application and resume to: fifert@moval.edu

  • Adjunct Instructor for ESL

    Job Description: Missouri Valley College is a 4-year institution with a large and growing international student population. This position is responsible for teaching Academic ESL classes as assigned by the division. Specific job duties include preparation of syllabi, lesson plans, and materials that enhance the students’ English language learning, including the design, development, and execution of appropriate methods of evaluating student performance. Hours per week vary by course load, semester, and schedule.

    Job Requirements:

    Master’s degree in TESOL. One (1) year of teaching experience in a college-level academic ESL program or equivalent is preferred, but consideration will be given to a recent TESOL graduate.

    OR,

    Master’s degree in a foreign language, speech, reading or English or related field or equivalent experience and at least three (3) graduate classes in TESOL with one (1) year of teaching experience in a college-level academic ESL program or equivalent position.

    Must possess demonstrated oral English proficiency for classroom instruction.

    Application Deadline: Review of applications will be ongoing, but review will begin immediately for openings to start August 2019. Interested applicants should send a C.V., and cover letter,  contact information for 3 professional references, and unofficial graduate transcripts as attachments to Elizabeth Holloway at hollowaye@moval.edu.

    EOE. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check and legal authorization to work in the United States.

  • Viking Learning Academy Substitute Teacher

    Responsibilities: Carrying out goals, policies, and activities to implement educational objectives and performance standards.

    Qualifications: High School graduate or equivalent. Would prefer some background in childcare or education related field.

    Application Procedure: You may download the application form from www.moval.edu, and send the completed application form and three references to the address listed below:
    Pamela Stouffer
    Missouri Valley College
    500 E. College
    Marshall, MO 65340
    stoufferp@moval.edu

    Missouri Valley College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at MVC is contingent upon satisfactory completion of background check.


Missouri Valley College is “An Equal Opportunity Employer” and believes in diversity and seeks applications from underrepresented groups. Missouri Valley does not discriminate on the grounds of color, race, sex, religion, marital status, disability, national origin, veteran’s status, age, or sexual orientation.

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