Program Specialist

Location
Statesboro
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Program Specialist

Requisition Number
STA001215

Classification Title
Program Specialist

Working Title
Coordinator for Mentoring & Programming

Department
3900430201-Academic Success Center

Position Type
Staff

Position Status
Full-Time

Position Summary
Academic Success Center. The Program Specialist oversees the administration of academically focused programs including peer tutoring, peer mentoring, workshops, and programming.

Essential Functions

  • Directly supervises up to 6 graduate assistants, and indirectly supervises up to 60 undergraduate mentors and tutors.
  • Provides specialized support services to an administrative unit or department in the way of planning, organizing, and instituting studies.
  • Creates environments which are conducive to the academic development and retention of Georgia Southern University students.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required
    Bachelor's degree

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?
    No

    Minimum Experience Required
    Two or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?
    Yes

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
    Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases and successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education
    Master's degree in Education, Counseling, or related field preferred.

    Preferred Experience
    Previous experience with student supervision, programming, and mentoring.

    Salary Range
    $14.59 - $18.23 per hour

    Job Open Date
    04/11/2017

    Job Closing Date
    05/05/2017

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