The part-time Program Assistant for Leadership serves as a member of the Leadership Development department’s team and reports to the Program Director for The Office of Leadership Development. The Program Assistant for Leadership is responsible for the development of leadership and campus involvement among the student leaders on Temple’s Main Campus and for serving students that supports the mission of the Division of Student Affairs and Temple University, contributes to a positive university experience for every student, and is accountable to all Division of Student Affairs (DoSA) Values. The DoSA values are Excellence, Inclusion, Innovation, Integrity, and Respect. This role provides administrative oversight to a variety of programs, acts as an advisor for student staff and groups, collaborates and works alongside campus partners (virtually and/or in-person) and participates in local and/or national professional development opportunities. Performs other duties as assigned.This position requires a background check.Required Education and Experience:
At least two years of related administrative/undergraduate leadership development experience, preferably in Higher Education, Student Personnel Administration, Marketing and Communications, Sports, Hospitality & Tourism, Educational Leadership, or related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.Required Skills and Abilities:
*Strong verbal and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to build effective working relationships.
*Ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively with internal and external stakeholders.
*Ability to effectively work with diverse populations.
*Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and website development software.Preferred:
*Bachelor’s degree or enrollment in Master’s degree program, preferably in Higher Education, Student Personnel Administration, Educational Leadership, or related field.
*Relevant background in event planning, marketing and communications, curriculum development and training.
Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our website at www.temple.edu. Temple University's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be found at: https://safety.temple.edu/reports-logs/annual-security-reportYou may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University’s Campus Safety Services at 215-204-7900.
Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus-Howard Gittis Student Center
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular