Coordinator of Professional Development

Coordinator of Professional Development


Central Carolina Community College
1105 Kelly Drive
Sanford, NC 27330
Phone: 919-775-5401

Job Location

Sanford, NC


$34,476.00 - $50,160.00 Annually



Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Monday, May 9, 2022
Closes: Monday, June 6, 2022

Target Start Date

Friday, July 1, 2022

Expected Work Hours

40 hours weekly

Employment Type

FT Perm Staff

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in education, organizational development, human resources, adult education, or related field, AND
  • Two years of experience in training and development-related functions including one year of experience providing event support and some experience serving as a trainer or facilitator, OR
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge of various teaching principles and strategies
  • Understanding of the diversity, equity, and inclusion imperative and the many constituencies the college serves
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with faculty, staff, trainees, and others
  • Advanced organizational skills
  • Experience with online training or online education
  • Experience with public speaking
  • Excellent communication, customer service, collaboration and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in training, education, organizational development, human resources, adult education, or related field
  • Three or more years of experience in training and development-related functions
  • Teaching experience at the postsecondary level

Position Description

At Central Carolina Community College, we create transformative lifelong learning opportunities! We expect all employees to find ways to remove barriers to student success and provide all students a pathway to achievable dreams.   Our employees are charged to recognize the challenges we face and to respond to them with empathy, understanding, and a willingness to help.

Under minimal direction, the coordinator facilitates the college’s professional development efforts in close collaboration with campus partners.  Professional development offerings include programming and resources that enhance teaching and learning, staff development, and targeted or collegewide events aligned with the college’s strategic plan. 

Diversity Statement:  Central Carolina Community College believes the college experience is greatly enriched through diversity; therefore, the college encourages diversity of thought within the student body and staff. Furthermore, the college seeks to promote awareness of diversity and the respect for all individuals, and the college pledges to adhere to this mission in its relationship with the community.    

This position is being readvertised.  Previous applicants do not need to reapply to be considered.


Essential Duties


  • In collaboration with the executive director, develop an annual collegewide professional development plan aligned with institutional goals and objectives. Create and produce related programs throughout the year.
  • Engage with all areas of the college to evaluate professional development needs, including specific needs of departments or divisions. With input from college stakeholders, design or identify professional development that addresses these needs.
  • Collaborate with department chairs, deans, and Center for Organizational Excellence team members on faculty professional development to continually enhance teaching and learning.
  • Coordinate with Human Resources on training activities for specific constituency groups.
  • Help coordinate adjunct night, new faculty orientation, annual professional development days (collegewide, staff, and faculty specific), PROPEL leadership program, and welcome week.
  • Manage changes and updates of the professional development webpage and associated Blackboard courses.
  • Manage online event management system and online training systems. 
  • Participate in regional, state, and national organizations and events to learn about innovations and trends in professional development.
  • Develop and monitor budgets. 
  • Ensure compliance with college and state policy.
  • Manage logistics of professional development events, including communication with venues, vendors, and facilitators.
  • Recruit internal and external facilitators for professional development activities.
  • Promote professional development and leadership opportunities to college stakeholders through various media.
  • Create content for specific populations of college employees, including adjunct instructors.
  • Provide support to the Academic & Cultural Enrichment Series (ACES) as requested.
  • Serve on college committees as assigned.
  • Complete the annual five-hour staff professional development requirement.
  • Encourage and support college activities, policies, procedures, and philosophies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Recognizing and respecting the variety of experiences and contributions represented by all of our students, employees, and community, the Coordinator of Professional Development will encourage a learning environment where everyone is supported and valued for their unique perspectives and experiences, and will foster and promote the participation of all members of our diverse communities. 

Job Post Contact

Central Carolina Community College Human Resources

1105 Kelly Drive, Sanford, NC  27540

(919) 718-7493