Employing Department: Multicultural Student Services
Contact: Vaughn White
Job Title: Graduate Assistant-Multicultural Student Services
Graduate Assistant for Multicultural Programs and Activities Title: Graduate Assistant for Multicultural Programs and Activities Department: Office of Multicultural Student Services Contact: Job Description: The Office of Multicultural Student Services is seeking an enthusiastic individual to fill the position of Graduate Assistant for Multicultural Programs and Activities. This position reports to the Director and Coordinator of Multicultural Student Services. Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree and be enrolled in a Master's degree program at Salisbury University. The purpose of this position is to assist in the retention of new students from underrepresented groups through the Powerful Connections Program as well as provide leadership and assistance to the student organizations within the Multicultural Alliance.
Primary job duties include: Powerful Connections: Assist with the planning and implementation of the Powerful Connections Program; Assist with the planning and implementation of mentor training; Coordinate the Mentor-Mentee match for the participants in the Powerful Connections Program; Assist with the management of the Early Warning System and College Student Inventory; Plan and implement sessions focused on study skills, test taking, and time management; Design learning outcome assessments for the Powerful Connections Program
Multicultural Alliance: Provide leadership and support to the organizations within the Multicultural Alliance; Plan monthly informational meetings with representatives of the Multicultural Alliance; Act as co-advisor to select organizations; Chaperone on and off-campus events hosted by Alliance Organizations; Assist with leadership development initiatives for the Multicultural Alliance.
Departmental Duties: Assist with the planning and implementation of departmental programs including lectures, cultural awareness months, etc.; Provide leadership to student planning committees for departmental programs including, but not limited to Multicultural Festival and Senior Banquet; Assist with departmental newsletter design and development; Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Good oral and written communication skills; Good organizational skills; Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook); Experience working with a diverse population; Experience with program planning, development, and assessment; Ability to work independently. Hours: Fall & Spring Semesters: 20 hours per week. Summer & Winter Semesters: Some evening and weekend commitments required.
Location: Office of Multicultural Student Services, Guerrieri Student Union
Hours Per Week: 20 hours
How To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and list of three references to: Vaughn P. White Director, Office of Multicultural Student Services GSC room 240 Salisbury, Md. 21801. Priority will be given to those candidates who apply before Position is open until filled
Majors Required: Curriculum and Instruction, Conflict Resolution, Social Work
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