As a vital part of the Center for Careers, Life, and Service’s (CLS) integrated model of personal, professional, and civic development, the Associate Director of Service and Social Innovation (SSI) serves as a senior member of the SSI staff, helping to craft and develop strategic priorities for students’ civic education. This position is responsible for crafting and leading developmentally appropriate, scaffolded, service and social innovation programming that is both educational and experiential, through which students may connect their values, interests, skills, and liberal arts education with their short- and long-term civic aspirations. In addition, they will provide identity-informed student advising and direct leadership for signature service and social innovation programs including but not limited to Service Leadership Work-Study, Civic Ambassadors, Civic Cohorts, Civic Conversations, and Alternative Break. This position will collaborate with other campus departments (such as Student Affairs, Development and Alumni Relations or Admissions) to collaborate and align civic education efforts with the service and social innovation programming offered through the CLS. As a member of the CLS staff, the individual will be expected to support the center’s mission and broader outreach to the Grinnell community.