Director - Bar Preparation

Posted: January 31, 2024

North Carolina Central University School of Law
Durham, NC

Summary of Position

The Director of Bar Preparations participates in the development and implementation of a comprehensive program that partners with students and alumni from admission through bar passage. The Director is primarily responsible for academic counseling, planning and presenting academic skills workshops, and coaching alumni who are studying for the bar exam.

Education Required: JD
Education Preferred: JD
Years of Experience Required: 1

Additional Information

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Ability

  • Excellent interpersonal, organization, analytical and public speaking skills
  • Ability to develop and manage higher educational programs
  • Knowledge of academic programs pertaining to law school students
  • Knowledge of and ability to perform research and statistical analysis
  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter with demonstrated initiative
  • Able to relate to students, faculty, University personnel, and external constituents

Minimum Education/Experience

  • A juris doctor degree from an ABA accredited institution
  • A member in good standing with a state bar, preferably the North Carolina State Bar
  • An outstanding law school academic record
  • One-year experience working with bar preparation programs
  • Experience in course development and delivery

How to Apply

Required Documents

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
  4. List of References

Optional Documents

  1. DD-214 (for Veterans Only)
Application Deadline: Until position is filled