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Current Staff Job Openings

The College seeks qualified candidates for the following positions:  

Provide variety of cleaning, servicing, and stocking duties in assigned custodial area.  Assist in set up for special events and summer camps.  Must have ability to lift and carry heavy objects. 

Qualifications:  High School Diploma or GED required.  Previous housekeeping experience preferred.  Must have a valid Virginia driver's license.

This is a full-time position, 40 hours per week, with benefits. 

Deadline for applications:  June 1, 2016. 

Send application or resume to:  Hampden-Sydney College, Human Resources Office, P.O. Box 127, Hampden-Sydney, VA.  23943 or email to  H-SC is an EOE, M/F.

Major Gifts Officer
Hampden-Sydney College, a private liberal arts institution with a commitment to excellence in undergraduate education, invites applicants for a Major Gifts Officer. The successful candidate will be a member of the Institutional Advancement staff and will work directly with the Vice-President for Institutional Advancement in planning and implementing the fund raising tactics for those individuals with the ability to make unrestricted, restricted, planned, and/or capital gifts of $25,000 or more on an annual basis.

The successful candidate should possess a high level of initiative, be able to work with little or no supervision, and expect to travel extensively. He or she will be responsible for furthering and maintaining the financial support of the existing and potential constituencies of the College, which include alumni, parents, and friends. Duties will include developing the solicitation strategies for those major gift prospects assigned (approximately 100); tracking (which includes visiting, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding) those prospects; and assisting the Vice-President, Trustees, key volunteers, and other Institutional Advancement Staff that may be assigned to assist with their solicitation strategies and select projects.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with a minimum of five or more years' experience in development required. CFRE is preferred. Capital campaign experience and documented fundraising ability are essential.

Please forward a resume by June 30, 2016 to: Hampden-Sydney College, Human Resources, P. O. Box 127, Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943 or  HSC is an EOE, M/F.

College Editor
Hampden-Sydney College has an opening for a College Editor who will exercise responsibility for the timely preparation and distribution of the Record (the alumni/college magazine) four times a year.  Research, write, and edit Record articles and occasionally other College publications. This position reports to the Director of Communications.

Develop original stories, compile and edit alumni news, solicit photographs, and write alumni profiles. Edit materials presented by others.  Attend selected alumni functions. Some travel and photography required.

Qualifications:  A college degree in English or a related field such as journalism or creative writing, two to five years of experience in writing, editing, or publishing, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.  Good computer skills, photography skills, and familiarity with InDesign are desirable.  A writing sample should be submitted with the application.

Deadline for applications:  June 3, 2016.  Position available July 25, 2016.  Send resume to:  Human Resources, Hampden-Sydney College, P.O. Box 127, Hampden-Sydney, VA  23943 or  H-SC is an EOE, M/F.


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Thank you for your interest in employment with Hampden-Sydney College.

Hampden-Sydney College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Hampden-Sydney College
2015 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report
updated September 29, 2015

Hampden-Sydney College is committed to assisting all members of the H-SC community in providing for their own safety and security. If you would like to receive a paper copy of the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, you may stop by the Office of Campus Security and Police, Five Forks Road, Hampden-Sydney, VA  23943 or you can request that a copy be mailed to you by calling 434-223-6164.

The website and booklet contain information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as: crime prevention, fire safety, campus security law enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. They also contain information about crime statistics for the three previous calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by H-SC; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.

This information is required by law and is provided by Hampden-Sydney College Office of Campus Security and Police.