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Director, International Education

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Work type: Full-time Salaried
Location: Overland Park Main Campus
Categories: Administrative Professional

Posting Job Title

Director, International Education



Academic Affairs


Position Type

Full-time Salaried


Number of openings



Job Summary

The director provides leadership for and management of the International Education Office, including program planning and implementation. The director oversees budget development and management, institutional partnerships, international exchanges and grants, student study abroad programs, international curriculum initiatives and grant projects, and other activities that contribute to global and international awareness and knowledge at JCCC. Programming also includes the Global Awareness Program, the annual Greater Kansas City Peacebuilding Conference, and supporting faculty/staff international travel.


Required Qualifications

• Master’s degree from an accredited university.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Minimum of three years of experience in international education or directly related field at
an institution of higher education including one year of supervisory experience.
• International travel experience and knowledge.
• Ability to maintain an established work schedule but with necessary flexibility (will often be
• Demonstrated ability to work with individuals from other cultures with tact and diplomacy.
• Detail oriented.
• Logistical and planning ability.
• Experience in preparing and monitoring budgets.
• Experience in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships.
• Experience in maintaining the confidentiality of work-related information and materials.


Preferred Qualifications

• Graduate degree in an international studies-related field.
• A minimum of three years community college experience.
• Experience managing grants.
• Experience developing and managing study abroad programs at an institution of higher
• Experience teaching part-time or full-time at an institution of higher education.


Required application documents


Cover Letter

Official transcripts will be required upon hire.


Hours per Week



Work Hours/Days

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., occasional other hours as needed.


Salary Grade Level




Competitive rate of pay



Overland Park Main Campus



Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.

In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other factors which cannot be lawfully considered, to the extent specified by applicable federal and state laws.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email

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