The University Learning Network (ULN) Graduate Assistant will work during the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters. The CASE is a one-stop student success center that oversees academic coaching, faculty mentoring, the University Learning Network (peer tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, Writing Center, Math and Physics Center), and the peer mentoring program. Supervised by the Director for Academic Support and Resources, the University Learning Network Graduate Assistant will work 15-20 hours per week assisting with the day-to-day operations and oversight of the ULN services.Responsibilities: Assist with the supervision of the peer tutors and Supplemental Instruction leaders Assist with the development of curriculum for tutor/leader staff meetings and trainings Assist with the facilitation of tutor/leader staff meetings and trainings Observe Peer Tutor/SI Leader sessions and provide performance to feedback Participate in hiring and selection process of new peer tutors and SI Leaders Attend and participate in CASE staff meetings, leadership development programs, and training programs Assist with on-going assessment of ULN services Assist with managing program logistics, such as managing email account, schedules, etc. Additional responsibilities and projects related to ULN and/or CASE services may be assigned by the supervisor.Graduate assistants are paid a competitive hourly wage. If practicum credit is desired, supervision and assignments can reflect academic program requirements for the graduate student. MCPHS University is conveniently located in Boston?s Longwood Medical Area and is accessible by public transportation.Qualifications:Required: Candidates currently enrolled in a master?s degree program at an accredited institution in education, student affairs, counseling or a related field are strongly preferred. Candidates in unrelated graduate programs will be considered if there is a strong interest in working in student services/higher education in the future; this must be expressed in the cover letter.Desired: Experience within a higher education or student affairs setting An interest in program development and student services in a higher education setting Strong ability to speak in front of groups and facilitate activities and/or interactive discussions Positive attitude and enthusiasm to work collaboratively with other students, faculty, and staff Demonstrate professionalism when working with faculty, staff, and students Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills Possess an understanding and sensitivity to concerns and issues faced by students Maintain confidentiality of students and appropriate relationships Excellent time management, self-management, and organizational skillsApplyTo apply, please visit www.mcphs.edu/careers. Attach a cover letter and a resume. No phone calls, please. Principals only. No relocation available. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University?s diversity are encouraged to apply.About UsMCPHS University, an innovator in health and professional education, is setting the pace in the health science fields. MCPHS has more than 7000 students across campuses in Boston?s Longwood Medical Area, downtown Worcester, MA and downtown Manchester, NH. Here, we are preparing future generations of global leaders and promoting systems to improve the health of the public. In the midst of implementing an ambitious strategic plan that will bring us to our 200th anniversary in 2023, MCPHS offers meaningful work that benefits society overall, provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, and fosters a sense of connectedness and collaboration among our employees. We are a fast-moving, data-driven educational institution with a strong entrepreneurial mindset. Come join us and be a part of a diverse community that is at the forefront of advancing the healthcare landscape! To learn more about working at MCPHS University, please visit Careers at MCPHS.
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