Graduate Assistant - Fraternity & Sorority Life (Fall 2018)

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Graduate Assistant - Fraternity & Sorority Life (Fall 2018)

Position Number: 53074000

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Dahlonega

Job Close Date: 04/28/2018

Salary Minimum: $15.00 per hour

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Fraternity & Sorority Life Graduate Assistant. The Fraternity & Sorority Life Graduate Assistant will support the Director in the continuing growth of Fraternity & Sorority Life at UNG. The Graduate Assistant will assist in the successful management of recruitment activities, educational programs, administrative responsibilities, policy compliance, and work directly with co-advising the Inter-fraternity and Panhellenic Councils.

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 19,000 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 Grad Assistant will:

  • Co-advise IFC and Panhellenic Council by working with students in areas of leadership, general development, event planning, and programming through the facilitation of one on one meetings and executive board meetings
  • Serve as the primary advisor for the Order of Omega honor society
  • Assist in planning and advisement of all Greek Week activities
  • Assist with expansion efforts on the Gainesville campus
  • Provide support for all operations of Fraternity and Sorority Life, including but not limited to: updating membership records, assembling semester grade reports, approving room reservations and social events, assessing program effectiveness, etc.
  • Plan and implement values based educational programs, including but not limited to: risk management, new member education, chapter level fraternity/sorority membership development initiatives, officer transitions
  • Oversee Fraternity and Sorority Life social media accounts and help coordinate updates for marketing materials, campaigns, and the website

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to work occasional evening and weekend hours
  • Excellent organizational, communication, teamwork and time-management skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team setting
  • Ability to think creatively and innovatively

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree required
  • Strong involvement and leadership experience in a student organization as an undergraduate
  • Membership in a fraternity or sorority is preferred.

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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Posted: 5/17/2018
Application Due: 6/4/2018
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