Deputy Sector Navigator works with business and industry, colleges and other stakeholders to help create career educational opportunities for students. They proactively engage industry with the colleges in creating initiatives that enable student employment and lifelong learning in the sector. Consistent with the Vision for Success, DSNs connect colleges with opportunities to enrich career education student success through relationships with business and industry, assist faculty and programs to increase student employability, and facilitate access to resources. Key requirements are for DSNs to apply business and industry expertise and fluency in articulating priorities, such that the colleges can take effective action.
• Identify industry priorities through industry data, LMI data, LaunchBoard, and Centers of Excellent Research
• Cultivate regional industry advisory councils
• Develop and execute a regional sector strategy