Commission Representative (Part Time/Seasonal)

NO open Positions available. We are not accepting applications at this time.

General Responsibilities

The Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training(ACCET) is a non-profit, national accrediting agency founded in 1974 and recognized by the US Department of Education for the purposes of improving education and training at private postsecondary institutions. ACCET is seeking qualified candidates who have the knowledge, skills, and capabilities needed forpart-time, seasonal work as part of the evaluation of higher education institutions in the accreditation process.

ACCET has a diverse institutional membership, including: Intensive English Programs (IEPs), Postsecondary Career/Vocational Colleges, Trade and Professional Associations, Corporate Training Departments, Religious and Ethical Societies, Public Affairs and Cultural Societies, Social Science, Volunteer, and Personal/Professional Development Organizations.

Primary Responsibilities

Virtual and On-Site Team Evaluation Visits:
• Virtual and On-Site Team Evaluation Visits
• Organize, facilitate, and participate in team evaluation visits to institutions seeking accreditation.
• Significant travel required for on-site visits (approx. 25% -35% of time).
• Schedule, arrange travel/accommodations, and assist the teams of volunteer evaluators (on-site and virtual).
• Draft, consolidate, and edit team visit reports for review by the ACCET Commission.

Minimum Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree and work experience in postsecondary education. Experience or degree in higher education, curriculum development, interactive distance learning, or compliance preferred.
• Excellent writing skills and attention to detail required to: (1) review documents for compliance with ACCET standards, (2) write team visit reports, (3) compile information from evaluation visits, and (4) draft letters detailing Commission decisions.
• Excellent organizational, time management, and interpersonal skills, as well as reliability, diplomacy, and enthusiasm.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office 365
• Valid driver’s license and ability to transport teams in rental cars.
• Ability to self-motivate and multi-task while working on various projects 

Job Location

Remote Position
Significant Work-related Travel required (approximately 25-35% of time)


Classification: Part-Time, Seasonal Position

: Hourly rate for each completed virtual and on-site visit; depends upon experience.

How to Apply

No open Commission Representative positions available. We are not accepting applications at this time.

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1722 N Street NW
Washington, DC 20036, US

About us

Founded in 1974, the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) has been continuously recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a reliable authority on educational quality since 1978. ACCET strives to identify, evaluate, and enhance the delivery of continuing education and training through an independent peer-evaluation process. With a global reach, ACCET’s expansive scope is designed to support a diverse array of non-traditional post-secondary educational providers.

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