STEAM Team Summer Camp Residential Evening Staff

Job description

Department: College of Arts and Sciences Admin - 32000

Working Title: STEAM Team Summer Camp Residential Evening Staff 

 FLSA for Position: Subject to

Brief Summary of Work for this Position:

UNCW STEAM Team is a week-long, residential summer camp hosted by UNCW for underserved ninth and tenth grade students recruited from New Hanover, Pender, and Brunswick counties. The camp encourages students from populations underrepresented in universities and colleges to pursue higher education and a variety of career paths through applied learning opportunities in science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. A select group of students with an expressed interest in STEAM disciplines, an exemplary academic record, and a recommendation from a school official are accepted into the program. The camp is free for admitted students.

UNCW STEAM Team reflects the university’s commitment to community engagement and to attracting high-quality, diverse students, objectives outlined in UNCW’s strategic plan.

The STEAM Summer Camp Residential Evening Staff Member is responsible for the supervision of evening activities with students. He/she must maintain a sense of teamwork and collaborative relationships amongst other staff members to maximize the quality of the residential programs for STEAM students. He/she will oversee all evening programmatic activities related to STEAM dorm life including safety, meals, sleeping arrangements, and behavior management. Coordinates all established programming through the office of The College of Arts and Sciences. Interfaces with STEAM faculty to ensure student attendance and performance is up to program expectations.

Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Must be available to work Friday evening, June 15, through Saturday afternoon, June 23, 2018

Must be prepared to reside on main campus in dorm setting and be on-call overnight for emergencies June 15 to June 22

Must be willing and able to supervise, encourage and discipline students

Must be willing and able to implement and follow all UNCW program rules and policies, including those related to student cell phones

Must be willing and able to manage conflicts involving staff and/or students

Possess housing & residence life experience

Possess supervisory experience, especially involving children or young adults

Minimum requirement of two years towards an associates or bachelor’s degree

Must have strong oral communication skills to communicate effectively with students, parents, and staff

Must demonstrate initiative and leadership qualities

Must have desire and experience working with youth

Must demonstrate qualities of maturity, patience, and responsibility

Employment is subject to a criminal background check

Certifications or licensure required to perform the essential functions of the position:

CPR Certification (certification must be obtained by June 14, 2018)
First Aid Certification (certification must be obtained by June 14, 2018)
Must be at least 20 years old

Preferred formal education or training, professional skills and work experience:

Experience in residence life, teaching or children’s camps

Training in conflict resolution and/or team dynamics

Work Hours:  General work schedule for Friday evening, June 15, through Saturday, June 23, 8:30am. Friday, June 15, 12:00pm-Staurday, June 16, 8:30am, 4pm-Sunday 8:30am; Week: Monday - Friday, 4:00pm-9am and (on-call overnight); Friday , June 22, 4pm-Saturday 8:30am; Work Days Friday afternoon, June 15 – Saturday morning, June 23 Hours Per Week 40-45hrs; plus hours on call, if necessary.

 Recruitment Range: $15-$17 /hour

Please note, this is a temporary position. The length of the assignment will be based on department need with the possibility of continuation. Employees in temporary positions are not considered permanent state employees and do not earn leave. Temporary employees are subject to the Affordable Care Act guidelines.

To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. For more info/to apply visit Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered.

Job Posting Date: 04/17/2018

EEO Statement:

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified persons from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Job No:
Posted: 4/18/2018
Application Due: 6/8/2018
Work Type:
Salary: $15-$17/hour