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

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.

Half-Time Dining Attendant 

Half-time, nine month kitchen attendant position available in Cottey’s dining services.  Hours are 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., and 6:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. every other Saturday.  High school graduate.  Previous experience in food service a plus.  Apply at Main Hall, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Gift Entry Clerk

Cottey College is seeking a full-time gift entry clerk in the Office of Institutional Advancement.  This position will perform moderate to complex data entry and account maintenance tasks. Requirements include a minimum of two years’ experience in data entry, attention to detail, and proficiency in Microsoft products.  Excellent benefits; background check required. Apply Main Hall, 1000 West Austin, Nevada.  View More

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dining Services Half-Time Stock Room Attendant 

Half-time, nine month stock room attendant in position available in Cottey’s dining services.  Hours vary during the week. Every other Saturday.  High school graduate.  Previous experience in food service a plus.  Apply at Main Hall, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dining Services Part-Time P.M. Frontline Attendant

Part-time, nine month p.m. frontline attendant position available in Cottey’s dining services. Performs a variety of tasks including food preparation and serving.  Hours are 10:30 – 3:00 and every other weekend.  High school graduate. Two years’ experience in food service preferred.  Apply at Main Hall, 1000 W. Austin, Nevada.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Advancement Services Specialist

Cottey College is looking for an advancement services specialist in the Office of Institutional Advancement.  Position is responsible for a variety of complex and routine functions in support of Cottey College fundraising initiatives and will perform a variety of tasks in support of Cottey College development initiatives with an emphasis on donor records maintenance, research, and stewardship. Requirements:  detail oriented, knowledge of Windows-based software and database management, and high school graduate (Bachelor’s degree preferred).  For more information regarding job requirements view the description Apply Main Hall, Cottey College.

Cottey College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Director of Housing

Cottey College invites applications for the position of director of housing.  This position works to create and sustain a healthy and supportive living and learning environment for students while performing a variety of administrative duties; supervises student related areas of residence halls and works closely with the vice president for student life.

This position plans, implements, administers and evaluates all functions and general operations of the College’s housing program including budgeting, communication, and programming.

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 2019 list of Best Regional Colleges-Midwest. Cottey also ranks second in the College Consensus list of Best Colleges and Universities in Missouri; fourth in the nation among women’s colleges; and 18th among small colleges nationwide.

Qualified candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Student Development, Education, Psychology, Counseling, Student Affairs, or other closely related field.  Interested candidates should send letter of application, résumé, and three references to: bmcreynolds@cottey.edu. For more information go to the description.

EOE

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 2018 Midwest rankings. Cottey is listed among the Best Midwest Colleges, Best Value Colleges, Least Student Debt at Graduation, and Most 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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