The Assistant Director of Health, Safety, and Security for The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University is a key member of the team responsible for helping to ensure the health and safety of students studying abroad under the auspices of The College of Global Studies. With The College's Health and Safety team, the Assistant Director ensures all programs and sites are in compliance with regulations, requirements, and best practice related to student well-being. The Assistant Director will respond to emergency situations and events outside of normal business hours.
The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University in Philadelphia, Pa., is one of the largest campus-based international study programs in the United States, and serves about 3,000 students each year from more than 300 colleges and universities around the country. Named the nation’s #1 university for undergraduate student participation in study abroad for the ninth consecutive year by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report (2010-2018), Arcadia has more than 130 programs in 12 countries around the world.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in the greater Philadelphia area that promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience to prepare students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation for the ninth consecutive year by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager.
For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://careers-arcadia.icims.com/jobs/ and submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references.
Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.
Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.
Incident Response and Reporting (25%)
Pre-Departure Support (25%)
Travel Risk Management and Emergency Planning (20%)
Compliance Management (15%)
Special Projects (10%)
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The Assistant Director of Health, Safety and Security is expected to be on call for emergencies twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. S/he may also be expected to travel to overseas locations on occasion for risk assessment and site visits.