University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Director of Workers’ Education Program

Based in Greater New Bedford area, MA


If you are looking for an exciting career and great benefits, look no further! UMass Dartmouth is the place for you!

The Director is responsible for the overall vision, coordination, educational leadership, financial management, grant management, and administration for the Workers’ Education Program, an Adult Education (AE) program consisting of English for Speaker of Other Languages (ESOL), Adult Basic Education (ABE) literacy through high school equivalency preparation, and Massachusetts Skills Training Program (MassSTEP) classes for adult learners in the Greater New Bedford area. The Director develops policies and procedures for all aspects of the AE program ensuring compliance with funding requirements. The Director manages and supervises all staff and oversees the hiring and training process. The Director is responsible for working with community partners to identify and address workforce development needs. The Director is responsible for grant writing and preparing and maintaining budgets, reports and statistics for funders and supervisor.

To Apply:
Further information and application instructions are available at http://www.umassd.edu/hr/employmentopportunities/

UMass Dartmouth offers exciting benefits* such as:

  • 75% Employer-Paid Health Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • State Pension Retirement Plan
  • Optional Retirement Savings Plans
  • Tuition Credit (Employee, Spouse, & Dependents)
  • Twelve (12) paid holidays
  • Paid personal, vacation, and sick time
  • And More!

*For a detailed summary of benefits for this position, please navigate ESU Benefits

Applicants must be authorized for employment in the U.S. on a full-time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship not available. The review of applications will be ongoing.

Proud to Be…. UMassD!

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (UMassD) is located in the beautiful oceanside community of Dartmouth, about an hour south of Boston, a half-hour east of Providence, and a half-hour west of Cape Cod. It offers a world-class education to more than 7,500 undergraduate and graduate students each year in nearly 60 undergraduate and 50 graduate (MS & PhD) programs offered by the College of Engineering, College of Nursing, Charlton College of Business, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Visual and Performing Arts, School of Law and School for Marine Science and Technology. UMassD has transformed the lives of more than 50,000 alumni and distinguishes itself as a vibrant, public research university dedicated to engaged learning and innovative research. UMassD is the only Massachusetts national research university south of Boston and serves as a catalyst for the development of marine science and technology industries along the south coast of Massachusetts.

The University of Massachusetts is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class. UMass Dartmouth reserves the right to conduct background checks on potential employees. UMass Dartmouth reserves the right to conduct background checks on potential employees.

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