YORK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
The Board of Trustees of the Maine Community College System invites applications and nominations for the position of President of York County Community College (YCCC) located in Wells, Maine, the state’s second largest and southernmost county.
YCCC currently serves approximately 1,650 credit students annually, with anticipated significant growth in the future. Fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education, YCCC is a member of Maine’s seven community college system.
As a priority, the Board of Trustees seeks a President who has the ability, commitment and vision to continue the college’s significant progress in enhancing student success. The Board also seeks a President who can lead YCCC during a period of changing student demographics, and as the college expands its role in economic and workforce development and places an increased emphasis on the delivery of high-quality education and training. The President has the responsibility of institutional leadership, long-term planning, and fostering an environment that is conducive to learning.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate outstanding skills in performance-based education and training, strategic planning and communication, as well as success in team building, participatory management, and the implementation of economic development strategies. Candidates are also expected to understand the role of the college in economic development and be willing to play a leadership role in promoting opportunities in the region. In addition, candidates must possess: a master’s degree and be currently enrolled in a doctoral program, candidates with an earned doctorate preferred; a combination of administrative, teaching, or management experience; and a proven leadership record.
A review of applications will begin October 7 and will continue until the position is filled. Application materials must include a cover letter that addresses how the candidate’s background and abilities meet the criteria set forth in the job posting and that includes a statement of the candidate’s management and educational philosophy (cover letter not to exceed 3 pages), a resume and three references, and should be sent to:
York County Community College
112 College Drive
Wells ME 04090
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The Maine Community College System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and employer. For more information about that commitment, please call the Affirmation Action Officer at 207-629-4000.