Coordinator of Licensing and Special Projects

Job Type

Part Time




New York
New York
United States


Coordinator of Licensing and Special Projects

Manhattan Center Social Work Program

Adelphi University, chartered in 1896, was the first institution of higher education for liberal arts and sciences on Long Island. Adelphi University School of Social Work is accepting applications for the position of Coordinator of Licensing and Special Projects, Manhattan Center Social Work Program, a salaried part-time, 25 hours per week, 12-month administrative appointment.

We seek an outstanding social work professional to develop, coordinate, and lead LMSW exam preparation services to MSW students and recent graduates, including orientation to the licensing credential; workshops on licensing application procedures; assisting faculty with integrating licensing exam preparation activities and resources; review sessions on exam content areas and test-taking strategies; one-to-one and group tutoring and motivational support; and participation in the School’s Licensing Committee to steer school-wide initiatives and evaluation to promote student success. Reporting to the Director, Manhattan Center Social Work Programs, the Coordinator works closely with the Director to ensure delivery of high quality academic services and assists with program recruitment, student retention, student advisement and activities. 


Qualified applicants must have an MSW from a CSWE accredited School of Social Work, and LMSW or LCSW, plus a minimum of 5 years post-MSW experience, preferably including instruction and tutoring in a social work education setting. The successful candidate will be strongly identified with the purposes and values of the social work profession and be able to convey the significance of a social work as a career choice in a compelling and persuasive manner. In addition to comprehensive knowledge of social work education and social work practice, the Coordinator will demonstrate the ability to build and maintain effective inter and intra organizational relationships, prioritize projects and competing demands, and work independently, exercising good judgment and reasoning in the performance of evolving job duties, while being an effective team member.

The Adelphi University School of Social Work offers baccalaureate, masters and doctoral education to a diverse student body at our Garden City campus and at Learning Hubs in Poughkeepsie, Hauppauge, and Manhattan. The school is committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, service, and active collaboration with its communities. More information about the School can be found on the school’s website at

Interested applicants may apply online at: and be prepared to upload a letter of interest, resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

Review of Applications will begin upon receipt of application with the search continuing until the position is filled.

Adelphi University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non discrimination regarding all educational, student programs and employment actions and further commits not to discriminate against any individual on the basis of an individual's race, creed, color, national origin, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, age, religion, marital status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state or federal laws.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

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