Domestic & International Studies Manager

3 days left

Employer
Education
Location
Kennett Square, PA
Posted
Jan 14, 2023
Closes
Jan 31, 2023
Ref
772460641
Specialty
Other
Position Type
Manager
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Other
Domestic & International Studies Manager As one of the great gardens of the world located just 30 miles outside of Philadelphia, Longwood Gardens is rooted in a steadfast mission of excellence in horticulture, education, and the arts. Across our many departments, each and every staff member creates the magic that makes our Gardens distinctive. Our team of dynamic professionals is what sets us apart, and our spirit of legacy, innovation, and opportunity is what guides us. While beauty is our heart, our people are our soul.
Longwood Gardens is seeking a full-time Domestic & International Studies Manager to join our Engagement & Learning department. The Domestic & International Studies Manager will provide operational support to the Director, Domestic and International Studies by managing the daily program needs of the Professional Horticulture students and instructors; mentoring students in all Domestic and International programs; and fostering positive relationships with external organizations and internal teams to support student success. Responsibilities include: • Oversee student work evaluations for all domestic and international programs. • Provide professional skills to Longwood Gardens’ college and university interns, and international interns and trainees. • Foster positive relationships with external organizations and internal teams to successfully meet the goals of the Domestic and International programs. • Actively participate in the dissemination of intellectual capital and serve as an ambassador of Longwood Gardens at conferences and related professional development. The ideal candidate will possess: • Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture or a related field preferred • Minimum of 3 years of experience in education with an emphasis on immersive learning and student mentoring • Excellent written and oral communication and listening skills • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to collaborate, and respect for confidentiality • Excellent program management, planning, and organizational skills • Highly logical with strong attention to detail • Exemplary team leadership, mentorship, and professionalism • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and Learning Management Systems • Previous experience with international students, alumni organizations, and the horticulture/agriculture industry is preferred
Longwood Gardens is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that diversity, equality, and inclusion strengthen our institution and the world around us.

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