Program Coordinator

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Program Coordinator
Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA002014

Department: 3900100501-First Year Experience

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
First-Year Experience. The Program Coordinator in First-Year Experience administers First-Year Experience's programs on the Armstrong campus.

Essential Functions

  • Assists in the planning of First-Year Experience events and programs on the Armstrong and Liberty Center campuses.
  • Coordinates the peer education program for the First-Year Seminar, including recruitment, selection, training, and evaluation of over 20 peer educators.
  • Manages course evaluations for the First-Year Seminar including scheduling, supervising student assistants, and processing and distributing results to faculty.
  • Selects, trains and supervises a graduate assistant.
  • Provides general support to FYE faculty and staff.
  • Supports FYE advising and major exploration efforts.
  • Represents First-Year Experience during orientation and recruitment events for students and families.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    Master’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:
    Three 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?: No

    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; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::
    Experience with first-year programs, overseeing student leadership and/or direct work with faculty

    Salary Range: Up to a budgeted maximum of $37,800

    Job Open Date: 06/13/2018

    Job Closing Date: 7/4/2018

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    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.





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    Job No:
    Posted: 6/14/2018
    Application Due: 7/6/2018
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