SAS Graduate Assistant (2/3) - Center for Teaching and Learning

Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Feb 25, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Category Graduate Assistantship

Posting Number M00705

Department Center for Teaching & Learning

Reports To Director, Student Access Services

Point of Contact Michelle Steiner

Responsibilities

Marymount Graduate Students who are taking at least 6 graduate credits each semester are invited to apply for a part-time (2/3) Graduate Assistantship position in the CTL department.

A 2/3 Graduate Assistant works a total of 210 hours during the semester. 14 hours of service per week across a 15 week semester.

Duties include: meetings with students who have been identified by the Director of Student Access Services ( SAS ) and reporting progress and areas of need.

The 2/3 GA receives waiver of 6 graduate credit each semester of the assistantship.

This position reports to the Director of Student Access Services ( SAS ).


Minimum Qualifications

  • Accepted into a Marymount graduate program for the Fall
  • Enrolled in at least 6 graduate credits for the Fall 2017 semester
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0


Preferred Qualifications

  • An enrolled full-time Marymount graduate student in Education, School Counseling or Clinical Mental Health Counseling .
  • Excellent academic record. Community service and or professional experience.


Special Notes to Applicants



Application materials must be received by

Open Until Filled Yes

University Profile

Marymount is a comprehensive Catholic university that emphasizes the liberal arts, career preparation, and personal and professional development. A diverse and welcoming learning community, Marymount serves nearly 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university's location in suburban Arlington, Virginia, offers easy access to the rich resources of the nation's capital. Marymount University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.



Job Duties

Percent of total time 85

Responsibility / Duty

Primarily, the GA will be expected to assist students registered with Student Access Services with:
  • organizing their academic activities (i.e., reviewing syllabus, creating and following a study schedule);
  • using appropriate University resources (i.e., CTL tutoring, Counseling Center); and
  • developing skills for self-monitoring and self-advocacy (i.e., using Canvas to track their own academic progress, seeking assistance when necessary).

Percent of total time 15

Responsibility / Duty

Duties may also include developing or updating resource lists, and mass e-mailing SAS announcements, disability awareness, and event information.




Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Will you be enrolled in at least 6 credits each semester of the assistantship?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you been accepted into a Marymount University graduate degree program?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have at least a 3.0 GPA?
    • Yes
    • No




Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents

PI96954439