KWU employees are committed to supporting our students in gaining the knowledge, skills and experiences needed to build great careers, to lead great lives and to be great citizens.
We are thrilled that you are interested in employment at Kansas Wesleyan University. A complete listing of open positions is available below. Please apply if you are passionate about who we are and are committed to supporting our students in gaining the knowledge skills, and experiences needed to build great careers, to lead great lives and to be great citizens.
Note that employees may reach the Human Resources office with any concerns at extension 4303.
Please see each job description for specific application requirements and instructions.
Kansas Wesleyan offers an excellent standard benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and retirement options, and long-term disability and life insurance for full-time employees.
In addition, other benefits include:
- Generous retirement contribution to TIAA, no match required, after two years.
- SafeZone access, for safety and emergency response no matter where you are, for all students, faculty and staff.
- Free access to physical and mental telehealth needs with TimelyMD.
- Free lunch at Shriwise Cafeteria every weekday during the academic year.
- An average of 17 paid holidays a year, with a generous personal time-off policy.
- Four-day workweek in the summer.
- Free single membership to the Salina Family YMCA (discount for families).
- Free MBA program for full-time employees (50 percent off for spouses).
The welcoming and inclusive campus is committed to resilience and sustainability.
An annual holiday schedule is also available.
Some of the above benefits may vary depending on the position, but applicants are invited to contact [email protected] for specific information.
Kansas Wesleyan University
Situated on 28 beautiful acres in Salina, Kansas, Kansas Wesleyan University is a Methodist-affiliated liberal arts university, offering a high-quality education that prepares students for the workforce or graduate school. KWU’s close-knit community of faculty and staff are passionately student-centered and contribute to the education of KWU students as mentors, student job supervisors, advisors, and coaches. KWU offers employees a peaceful, community atmosphere in which to work. Salina has a population of about 50,000, a diversified economy and has garnered national attention for its quality of life and for being a great place to raise a family.
KWU is proud to be a member of the Salina community! Many of our departments have very strong ties to organizations throughout the city, and Salina’s recent growth provides opportunities for students and employees to contribute throughout the region. The area also offers entertainment and dining options unlike any other city of its size in the region.
KWU and COVID-19
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IMPORTANT NOTE: Each applicant must also download, complete and save under your name the KWU Employment Application, a fillable PDF form. Include this with your required application materials as outlined in the job description.
Current Job Openings
Athletics: Head Competitive Cheer Coach
Athletics: Head Bowling Coach – Men and Women
Faculty: Assistant Professor of Biology, Micro/Cellular/Molecular (Tenure-Track)
Faculty: Assistant Professor of Marketing, Business and Accounting (Tenure-Track)
Faculty: Adjunct Nursing Clinical Position
Faculty: Assistant Professor of Computer Studies (Tenure-Track)
Faculty: Assistant Professor of Physics and Mathematics (Tenure-Track)
Faculty: Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics and Mathematics
Faculty: Nursing Clinical Coordinator
Staff: Associate Director of Financial Aid
Staff: Financial Aid Coordinator
Staff: Communications Specialist, Web Focus with WordPress (Part-Time)
Staff: Community Coordinator, CRH
Staff: Director of Athletic Bands
Staff: Assistant Director of Student Development and Resident Director
Staff: Executive Assistant to the President
Staff: Graduate Assistant – Student Success Coach
Staff: Graduate Assistant – YMCA Marketing Coordinator
Staff: Graduate Assistant – YMCA HR Specialist
Staff: Information Systems Technician
Staff: Layout Specialist-Marketing and Communications (Part-Time)
Staff: Maintenance Facilities Associate (Custodial)