Program Manager - LGBT Student Services - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Director of Multicultural Student Services, the Program Manager supports services, retention efforts and community resources for UVU’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) student population. Collaborates closely with other campus entities to provide a safe and supportive environment conducive to student success.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree plus three years of experience related to the Summary of Duties or any combination of education and/or experience related to the Summary of Duties totaling seven years.


Demonstrates significant understanding of LGBT dynamics within higher education contexts.

Demonstrates knowledge of diversity issues within higher education contexts.

Demonstrates knowledge of student development and advising.

Demonstrates knowledge of retention strategies for LGBT populations.

Knowledge of fundraising methods.


Must possess strong communication skills in both written and verabal formats.

Must possess strong skills in facilitating dialogues about diversity, inclusion and LGBT issues.

Must possess skill in preparing and managing budgets and with fiscal management

Must demonstrate interpersonal, technical, analytical, marketing and resource development skills necessary for program effectiveness.


Must demonstrate the ability to foster and build collaborative work environments.

Must demonstrate the ability to interact with individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds with diverse perspectives.

Must demonstrate ability to keep information confidential and use good judgement about when and how such information can be shared, while being mindful of maintaining professional standards which are consistent with university policy.

Ability to foster collaborative efforts with internal and external stakeholders

Pay Range

20.88 - 26.10

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Keyword Phrases

  • Multicultural Center/EOC
  • Program Manager - LGBT Student Services
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Multicultural Affairs and Affirmative Action
  • Student Affairs and Services
  • Program Administrators and Coordinators
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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