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!

  • Graduate Assistant for Student Affairs

    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. Missouri Valley College  has a student body of some 1,400, on a beautiful campus in west central Missouri. 

    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 assignments. 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. Priority will be given to students enrolled in one of the two Missouri Valley College master’s programs. 

    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. (In some cases candidates who are in their final year of an undergraduate degree my apply).
    • 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 Affair, 500 E. College Street, Marshall, MO 65340 or e-mail morganh@moval.edu. This position will remain open until filled.

  • Full-Time Faculty Position: Agribusiness, Agronomy, and Animal Science

    Missouri Valley College, a private liberal arts college located between Kansas City and Columbia, Missouri, invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Agribusiness, Agronomy, and Animal Science, to begin January 2021. Primary teaching duties will focus on coursework across the programs, as determined by faculty qualifications. The selected candidate will also take an active role in growing the academic programs and reputation as signature agriculture programs in the region. 

    Minimum qualifications include a Master’s degree in Agribusiness, Agronomy, Animal Science or a related field; a doctorate in a related-discipline is desirable. Collegiality, professionalism, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence and to the college mission are expected. Faculty are also expected to serve on campus committees and advise students. Missouri Valley College utilizes Google Apps for Education and D2L’s Brightspace learning management system. 

    To apply, please email a cover letter, CV, contact information for three professional references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and copies of all unofficial transcripts to Larry Stockman, Chair of Business, at stockmanl@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.

  • Marketing & Communication Strategist, School of Nursing (Part-Time)

    Marketing & Communication Strategist, School of Nursing (Part-Time)

    Missouri Valley College is seeking a part-time marketing and communication strategist for its School of Nursing (SON). This position will report to the director and assistant director of marketing & public relations and will be housed at the MVC SON. This individual will work closely with the School of Nursing faculty & staff and collaboratively with admissions staff. 

    Job Duties

    • Lead the execution of all marketing and communication tactics to support the School of Nursing’s enrollment and growth, including advertising, recruitment marketing initiatives, social media management and content creation, marketing collateral, event planning and maintaining annual budget
    • Maintain content on School of Nursing website
    • Manage social media channels to maximize engagement 
    • Coordinate with Institutional Advancement team to plan and implement local events and partnerships
    • Others duties as assigned that benefit the School of Nursing and Missouri Valley College as a whole

    Preferred Qualifications

    • 3-5+ years of marketing experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communication, public relations or related field
    • Strong written and oral communication skills
    • Knowledge of social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Youtube.
    • Graphic design knowledge with experience in Adobe Creative Suite is a plus 

    20 hours per week. Occasional nights/weekends. Occasional travel. 

    Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to mvccommunications@moval.edu. Position open until filled.

  • 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

  • Graduate Assistant for Student Affairs

    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. Missouri Valley College has a student body of some 1,400, on a beautiful campus in west central Missouri.

    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. Priority will be given to students enrolled in one of the two Missouri Valley College master’s programs.

    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. (In some cases candidates who are in their final year of an undergraduate degree my apply).
    • 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 Affair, 500 E. College Street, Marshall, MO 65340 or e-mail morganh@moval.edu. This position will remain open until filled.


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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