Gap Experience Field Assistant

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St. Norbert College a nationally-ranked, private, Catholic, liberal arts college is seeking a Gap Experience Field Assistant. This is a temporary full-time position that will work from approximately August 1, 2019 until November 1, 2019. The field assistant has responsibility to the Gap director and assistant director in executing the travel components of the Gap Experience throughout the Fall semester. In addition, the field assistant is responsible for all meal planning and preparation; serving as the photojournalist and creator of the blog for the Gap semester; and assisting in creating a positive group dynamic. This program is designed to carry rigorous academic credit, while still working under the mission of Student Affairs to foster individual student leadership skills and other values-based life skills. 

This position includes extensive travel and extended periods of time in the field with students. The Field Assistant will have 1 week off mid-way between the start and end dates of employment. All travel expenses, entrance fees, room and board, up to $30/day per diem, is covered by the Program.  


St. Norbert College, a Catholic institution rooted in the Norbertine tradition, welcomes applications from members of all backgrounds and faith traditions. The College’s mission emphasizes the Norbertine vision of community and includes providing “an educational environment that fosters intellectual, spiritual and personal development.” We seek those who will contribute to our mission and support our commitment to building a vibrant, diverse and spiritually engaged community. MISSION STATEMENT

For best consideration, applications should be submitted by March 15. However, applications will continue to be accepted until position is filled.

St. Norbert College is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to enhancing the diversity of our people, ideas and talents.  We welcome individuals with diverse experiences, backgrounds, and skills to join our college community in our pursuit of inclusion and excellence.  Applications from members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.




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Posted: 1/23/2019
Application Due: 3/24/2019
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