Posting a Position

All positions are posted to the William & Mary jobs site at jobs.wm.edu.  There are other resources to be considered when advertising your position.  A list of those resources can be found on the Office of Diversity & Inclusion website.  The posting period for Professional positions is generally a minimum of 30 days and 10 days for Operational positions.  

Newly Created Position: 
Posting a newly created position does not require the Hiring Official to take any action.  Once the position has been approved, it will be routed to your ES who will contact you to discuss the posting.  If you need to create a new position submit the request through PeopleAdmin’s Position Management module accessed at jobs.wm.edu/hr

Additional resources available to assist in navigating through creating a new position can be found on the Human Resource website.  These include:
Guide to Create a New Staff or PPF Position
Guide to Create a New Instructional or Executive Position

Updating or Modifying an Existing Position:
Posting a position that has been updated or modified will not require the Hiring Official to take any action to post the position.  Once your changes to the position have been approved, it will be routed to your ES who will contact you to discuss the posting. 
If during your review you decide to make changes or updates to the existing job description, submit the request to update/modify through PeopleAdmin’s Position Management module at jobs.wm.edu/hr
Additional resources are available to assist in navigating through updating/modifying a position on the Human Resource website.  These include:

Guide to Update or Reclassify a Staff or PPF Position (pdf)
Guide to Update an Instructional or Executive Position (pdf)     
How Do I Make Changes to a Staff or PPF Position Description? (pdf)
Refilling an Approved Position with No Changes (pdf)

If after completing the position review, your position description does not need any changes, the Hiring Official will submit the posting request through PeopleAdmin’s Applicant Tracking.  Jobs will be posted at jobs.wm.edu/hr and will be accessed by job seekers at jobs.wm.edu

Additional resources are available to assist in navigating through posting a position can be found on the Human Resource website.  These include:
Guide for Posting a Staff or PPF Position (pdf)
Steps to Refill an Approved Position (pdf)
I Need to Refill a Position What Do I Do? (pdf)

Supplemental Questions:

Supplemental questions can be a useful tool to screen or gather additional information about applicants.  Things to consider:  

•    Supplemental questions may be created using the minimum qualification to help screen out applicants who don’t meet the minimum requirements.
•    Supplemental questions may be created using the preferred qualifications to help identify applicants you might consider further for interviews.
•    For additional guidance on creating supplemental questions, refer to page 12 of the Guide for Posting Staff and PPF Positions (pdf)