Reader (Staff Wage)

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Job location: Charlottesville, VA

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2020-08-25
Req: R0017912

The Office of Undergraduate Admission is seeking applicants for part-time, temporary Reader positions. This part-time, temporary position focuses on the holistic review of first year and transfer applications for undergraduate admission. The part-time Reader assists the permanent Admissions staff in analyzing the qualifications of prospective students using established University Admissions guidelines in submitting evaluations and recommendations through an electronic file management system.

Bachelor's degree is required.
Candidates must have computer equipment and have access to high speed internet.
Strong verbal and written skills required.
Excellent time management abilities are mandatory.

Experience in higher education or secondary education is preferred.

The position's compensation is $19.00 per hour with an average of 30 hours per week required. Readers are expected to communicate regularly/ and weekly with designated Admissions staff via Zoom. Additionally, Readers are expected to respond to communication requests in a timely manner. Readers are required to attend bi-weekly meetings via Zoom.

The duration of the assignment is subject to change depending on application volume. Mandatory online paid 2 week training sessions will be scheduled in late September/early October 2020.

This is a wage position which is not eligible for leave or other benefits and is limited to 1500 hours of work in a year. For more information, refer to the Wage Employment link:

To apply, please submit an application online through Workday at and attach a current CV/Resume, Cover Letter and Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone. Search on requisition number: R0017912.

Questions related to the application process may be directed to Jen Krahn, HR Specialist at

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment. This position will require an “Education Verification, (FSAKA)

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.




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Posted: 8/27/2020
Application Due: 10/1/2020
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