|Red Rocks Community College exemplifies extraordinary. We are dedicated to our Vision and Mission, which promote student achievement, staff empowerment, and community engagement. We live our values: Integrity, Collaboration, Learning, Inclusiveness, and Communication. We encourage applications from individuals whose background and interests align with our commitment to inclusiveness and welcome you to visit the RRCC Inclusion & Diversity webpage for additional information.
With an unrivaled reputation grounded in our Values, we stand out as a cutting-edge model in higher education. We are one of the first community colleges in the country to offer both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. Our continued pursuit of excellence is instilled in our employees and has inspired a dynamic and passionate culture.
Department Summary Statement: The RRCC Advancement Team serves the college by promoting understanding of its people, programs, policies and needs, resulting in securing adequate public and private support essential to the fulfillment of its mission. The Director of Grant Development supports both institutional advancement efforts and the College’s Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The Foundation was established in 1991 with the vision of removing the financial barrier and helping students of all income levels to have access to higher education. Now, more than 30 years later, generous supporters have provided more than $23 million in donations allowing the Foundation to award more than 7 million dollars in scholarships and over 6 million dollars for other Red Rocks Community College programs, and assisted nearly 3,800 students in meeting their educational and life goals.
In addition to its extensive and award-winning Foundation Scholarship Program, the RRCC Foundation is engaged in several other program areas, including the Faculty Teaching Chairs, the Foundation Board of Director's Innovation Grant Program, the Mini-Grants and Dr. Agneta Albinsson Grants, Employee Book Fund, and supporting other college initiatives. The Foundation continues to meet its goals with help from generous supporters who believe in the transformative power of education (link is external).
Job Summary Statement: The Director of Grant Development is responsible for providing vision, leadership, coordination, and technical assistance for grants development throughout the College. This position collaborates across all levels of the college and with community stakeholders to secure and manage external resources that support the mission, vision and values of the College.
All applications will be reviewed in the order that they are received on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to submit a complete application packet early for full consideration.
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Serve on college committees, task forces, and cross-functional work teams as appropriate.
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