Employment

Cottey College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing equal opportunity to its students and employees in all aspects of campus life. The College does not unlawfully discriminate in educational programs, recruitment and admissions of applicants, school-administrated activities or programs, or employment opportunities, policies, or practices on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by law. In addition, and in accordance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Cottey College does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs, school-administrated activities or programs, or employment opportunities, policies, or practices. Cottey College has designated Title IX coordinators to handle all inquiries regarding its efforts to comply with and carry out its responsibilities under Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972.

Job openings are posted below under faculty, administrative, and hourly listings. Unless otherwise noted in a specific listing, all faculty and academic affairs staff inquiries and applications should be directed to:

Office of Academic Affairs
Cottey College
1000 W. Austin
Nevada, MO 64772
The phone number for the office is (417) 667-8181, ext. 2128.

All administrative and hourly inquiries and applications should be directed to:

Office of Human Resources
Cottey College
1000 W. Austin
Nevada, MO 64772
The phone number for the office is (417) 667-8181, ext. 2103

Advancement Services Manager

Cottey College invites applications for the position of Advancement Services Manager.  This position will provide oversight of the infrastructure for the advancement offices and serve as a key partner to colleagues in all areas of Institutional Advancement, which includes Development, Alumnae Relations, and P.E.O. Relations.  Full-time, 12-month position with excellent benefits. Send your resume and three references to bmcreynolds@cottey.edu.  More information can be found in the complete job description.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Director of Marketing

Cottey College invites applications for the position of Director of Marketing.  The person in this position will lead a team charged to develop and implement a comprehensive strategic marketing plan for the College. The Director will support and enhance college-wide marketing efforts across internal and external audiences including Enrollment Management, Institutional Advancement, Student Affairs, and Athletics.

Now in its 135th year, Cottey College is a liberal arts college for women located in Southwest Missouri that awards baccalaureate and associate degrees.  Cottey College ranks number two in the College Consensus 2020 list of Best Regional Colleges-Midwest. Cottey is one of five schools in Missouri to be ranked as a Best Regional College and the only women’s college included in the Midwest rankings.

Qualified candidates must possess bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or a related field from an accredited college or university and at least 4-6 years of demonstrated experience marketing higher education. Interested candidates should send letter of application, résumé, and three references to: bmcreynolds@cottey.edu. More information can be found in the complete job description.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Transfer Counselor

Cottey College invites applications for the position of Assistant Director of Financial Aid and Transfer Counselor.  The person in this position works with prospective and current students and their parents, assisting them in applying for financial aid, managing the costs of college, and guiding them toward successful completion of a Cottey Degree.  

Now in its 135th year, Cottey College is a liberal arts college for women located in Southwest Missouri that awards baccalaureate and associate degrees.  Cottey College ranks number two in the College Consensus 2020 list of Best Regional Colleges-Midwest. Cottey is one of five schools in Missouri to be ranked as a Best Regional College and the only women’s college included in the Midwest rankings.

Qualified candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree and two years’ experience in financial aid or admissions, business management or related experience.  Interested candidates should send letter of application, résumé, and three references to: bmcreynolds@cottey.edu. More information can be found in the complete job description.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Grounds Technician

Full-time, 12 month position.  Skilled and semiskilled work in grounds maintenance, repair, upkeep, and campus event setups. Qualified applicants should have high school diploma or equivalent.  Technical training in grounds work and maintenance or equivalent experience is required.  Excellent benefits. Apply at Main Hall, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part Time Driver

Part-time bus driver needed.  CDL Class C with passenger endorsement license required.  Qualified applicants should have high school diploma or equivalent.  Must be willing to drive student athletes; some overnight stays required.  Apply Main Hall, 1000 West Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dish Machine Operator

Full-time, 9 month position available; 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; alternate weekends; 40 hours per week. Excellent benefits.  Apply at Main Hall, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part-Time Housekeeper

Cottey College has an opening for part-time housekeeping position. Previous experience in housekeeping or janitorial services preferred. Apply in Main Hall, 1000 West Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

College Math Tutor

Cottey College, a leading independent liberal arts and sciences college for women in Nevada, Missouri, invites applications for a part-time professional math tutor to serve two evenings a week in Cottey’s on-campus Learning Center. Duties include one-on-one and small group tutoring in mathematical subjects at a college level for both Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters, averaging five to eight evening hours per week while classes are in session. Candidates must be well versed in College Algebra and Calc I, with Calc II, III, and Stats a plus. Preference will be given to those who hold bachelor’s degrees or above in mathematics or a related field. Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three references by email to Dr. Joann Bangs, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Cottey College, Nevada, MO 64772.

E-mail: dkerbs@cottey.edu. Phone: (417) 667-8181. EOE

Cottey College has again been highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report in its 2020 Midwest rankings. Cottey is listed among the Best Regional Colleges, Best Value Colleges, Lowest Student Debt Load at Graduation, and Largest Proportion of International Students. Cottey has also achieved the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.

Further information about Cottey is available at http://www.cottey.edu.

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