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Student Graduate Assistant for TRIO/SSS College Achievement Program (CAP)

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To apply, you will need your resume, cover letter, a list of professional references, and your autobiographical sketch/personal statement.

Posting Details

Applications will be accepted until midnight (Eastern Time Zone) on the 'Posting End Date' shown below.

Position Information

Job Title Student Graduate Assistant for TRIO/SSS College Achievement Program (CAP)
Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply, you will need your resume, cover letter, a list of professional references, and your autobiographical sketch/personal statement.

Posting Number 2016336STD
Job Description

¬ The College Achievement Program (CAP) is a TRIO Student Support Services grant program that serves approximately 275 low-income, first generation, and students with disabilities each year and strives to help them achieve their academic goals.

¬ Work with a diverse group of students that requires awareness of the educational and cultural benefits of diversity.

¬ Provide academic advising for 30 or more students of various years and majors each term

¬ Help supervise and advise a team of 5 undergraduate peer mentors

¬ Participate in interviewing, selection, and training of peer mentors

¬ Hold weekly sessions with academically distressed CAP students and conduct study skills coaching appointments as necessary.

¬ Discuss graduate school and career exploration with students

¬ Assess student needs and interests to plan regular workshops and events for CAP students

¬ Coordinate with other departments to offer diverse programming

¬ Advertise events through social media, flyers, and bulletin boards

Minimum Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications
Department Academic Advancement Center
Pay Rate
Posting Open Date 11/22/2017
Posting End Date 02/02/2018
Job Category Student Hourly
Planning Unit University College
Work Schedule
Campus Athens
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Diversity Statement

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. www.ohwpawvherc.org

Employment Type Part-Time Term

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
  4. Other (See Special Instructions to Applicants for Details)
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Please indicate your current course of study    A) College Student Personnel B) Critical Studies in Educational Foundations    C) Counselor Education    D) None of the above

    (Open Ended Question)