Academic Counseling Intern
Academic Counseling InternDepartment:
Athletics Student ServicesAbout the University of Georgia:
The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.Posting Type:
Non-Benefits EligibleFull/Part time:
Part TimeAdditional Schedule Information:
Hours may vary. Ability to work nights and weekends.Advertised Salary:
02/18/2021Open until filled:
YesProposed Starting Date:
07/01/2021Location of Vacancy:
Athens AreaEEO Policy Statement:
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).Classification Title:
Academic Services Paraprofessional/ProfessionalFLSA:
Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degreePosition Summary:
Assists with daily operations related to academic services, student services, student development and life skills. Serve in various administrative roles for employees of Academics and Student Services for the Athletic Association. Assist with student-athlete development and academic support. The individual will work in close liaison with different aspects of the Athletic Association. This position is an 11-month appointment beginning in July 2021 and ending May 2022.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:
Bachelor’s and Master’s degree preferred in Education, Psychology, Sport Management, or a related field.
*Experience in collegiate athletic academic support, higher education, teaching or related field.
*Experience working with academically at-risk student-athlete populations.
*Familiarity with NCAA rules and regulations.
This position consists of typical work for an office environment.Is driving a responsibility of this position?:
NoIs this a Position of Trust?:
NoDoes this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?:
NoDoes this position require a P-Card? :
NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :
NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:
NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):
NoCredit and P-Card policy:
Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.Duties/Responsibilities:
Assists with daily operations related to football academics and administrative tasks to support the Director of Academic Counseling.Percentage of time:
Assist in data collection and tracking of current trends of the football team’s academic performance.Percentage of time:
Assist football academic counselors with data collection and assigned projects.Percentage of time:
Other duties as assigned.Percentage of time: