Graduate Assistant - College of Education (Fall 2017)

Location
Dahlonega, GA
Posted
Aug 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Graduate Assistant - College of Education (Fall 2017)


Position Number: 53069552

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

Job Close Date: 09/21/2017

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant in the College of Education. The graduate assistant for the College of Education's assessment and accreditation office will be responsible primarily for assistance with COE-wide data collection and analysis. Additionally, the graduate assistant will help plan and facilitate COE-wide events and will be responsible for communication efforts, which include communicating with faculty, staff, and students regarding events; assisting with social media, newsletter, and website development and helping to create communication documents including advertising and correspondence for COE events.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 18,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The graduate Assistants duties include:
  • Data collection, including inputting data such as mentor teacher certification identification numbers into LiveText and inputting GACE scores into Banner. Assistance with data analysis, which could include the development of web-friendly charts and tables based on College of Education data. Assistance with data presentation for website.
  • Event planning and preparation, including the Teacher Recruitment Fair, Professional Association for Georgia Educators (PAGE) Day, professional development workshops, faculty and student dialogues, graduation celebrations, and other events related to the College of Education. Planning includes advertising, sending invites, collecting RSVPs, reserving rooms, sending reminders, and helping with set up and facilitation of events.
  • COE communication assistance, including handling room reservations for meeting, sending meeting reminders, taking notes and distributing minutes to meeting attendees, and assisting with the development of a COE newsletter and other social media. Development of website materials, including writing articles and taking photos for student and faculty highlights and at College of Education events.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Proficient with Excel
  • Knowledge and Experience in Social Media Development


Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree


Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.


The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.

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