PLP Summer Graduate Student Intern

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Job Title
PLP Summer Graduate Student Intern

Official Title
Non-Student Hourly

Position Number

Business-Dean's Off - 131100


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Work Schedule
Monday-Friday; Flexible (May 2018- August 2018)

Job Description
The College of Business- Dean's Office, Professional Leadership Program at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Non-Student Hourly, PLP Summer Graduate Student Intern to join our team.
This position is meant for a graduate student working to complete their practicum credits for graduate coursework. The position will work directly with the Professional Leadership Program (PLP) who functions out of the College of Business Dean's Office.

Graduate Practicum areas of concentration for the summer include:

* Alumni Engagement- serve as liaison and event coordinator for PLP alumni in preparation for the PLP 25th anniversary Gala. Design and manage events and invest in our alumni to bring them back to campus and get them engaged in the activities of PLP.
* Leadership Development of All Stakeholders- Lead training, develop resources, and communicate leadership concepts with all PLP stakeholders (students, student directors, mentors, board members, facilitators, and corporate sponsors). Discover and implement ways to increase investment into these different stakeholders.
* Employer & Community Engagement- Identify and manage relationships with external partners for the purpose of PLP mentor recruiting, PLP event sponsorship, and program facilitation needs.
* Curriculum Design- Investigate and recommend updates to current PLP curriculum based on Higher Education and new hire best practices. Present materials for students and mentors alike.

These areas of concentration are the main focus, but not the entire existence of the non-student hourly position. This person will serve as a vital part of our team during our busiest months, as we prepare for the new academic year. They will be responsible for conducting research, understanding leadership theories, working with executive level personnel, and developing relationships on and off campus.

This opportunity is meant to develop any candidate for a future career in higher education, student affairs, research, or leadership development.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

* Completed an undergraduate degree, and is currently pursuing a graduate degree
* Willingness to be flexible with hours and work schedule, potentially working some evenings which will be known in advance
* Coachable mentality
* Able to work on a team in a fast paced environment
* Always conducts themselves in a professional manner
* Able to drive to corporate locations, potentially work from home for a few hours a week should it be necessary
* Desire to improve public speaking skills and training abilities

Special Instructions to Applicants
* This posting is an hourly position and is non-benefits eligible. *

* Hourly rate is $12/hour up to 29 hours a week *

* Applicants must submit a resume with their online application *

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Open Until Filled

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Temporary Hourly

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Posted: 4/12/2018
Application Due: 4/19/2018
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