Greek Life Advisor (or Internship)

Employer
Nebraska Wesleyan University
Location
Lincoln, NE
Closing date
Oct 21, 2021

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Student Affairs, Residence Life

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Nebraska Wesleyan University seeks applications for an energetic professional to serve as a Greek Life Advisor in a part-time position working 18-20 hours a week from approximately July 15th-May 15th. NWU’s Greek community has been nationally recognized for excellence in academics, service, and campus leadership.

This part-time position requires significant evening and weekend work to attend student events. The successful candidate will be an advocate for diversity, a mentor for students, highly organized, independent, and comfortable working with both on-campus and off-campus constituencies.

DepartmentGreek LifeResponsibilities
  • Coordinate the Greek system, and advise both student and community leadership for NWU’s three fraternities, three sororities and two councils (Inter Fraternity Council and Panhellenic Council);

  • Mentor student Greek leaders on recruitment, programming, self-governance, and policy development and implementation;

  • Oversee Greek Life budgets for Student Life.

Qualifications
  • Two to three years of professional or student leadership experience in Greek Life (Panhellenic Council and/or Inter Fraternity Council).

  • Student leadership experience must include a governance or chair role such as Chapter President, Recruitment Chair, House Manager, or Risk Management.

  • Knowledge of Greek Life risk management, crisis management, and legal issues and policy compliance.

  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with college students, alumni, faculty, and administration.

  • Ability to work independently, set goals and timelines, manage and oversee both projects and events.

  • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence.

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, oral and written communication skills.

  • Logistical skills, attention to detail, and ability to assess effectiveness of ongoing activities.

  • Professional integrity and responsibility related to confidential information.

Commitment to Diversity

Diversity is a core value of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s mission and we embrace it as a source of strength. Applicants are encouraged to
demonstrate how they enhance and embrace this University core value in a diversity statement submitted as part of their application materials.

Nebraska Wesleyan University provides equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons in all areas of university operation without regard to religion or creed, age, genetic information, gender identity and expression, disability, marital status, race, or national or ethnic origin, in compliance with state and federal laws, including but not limited to Title XII, Title IX, and the ADA. E-Verify, EOE.

How to Apply

To apply, please upload a letter of application addressing qualifications, resume, a diversity statement, and the names of three professional references at the following URL: https://nebrwesleyan.applicantpro.com/jobs/ Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Working at Nebraska Wesleyan University

Since our founding in 1887, Nebraska Wesleyan University has both grown and remained steadfast to a liberal arts education in a Christian environment. Nebraska Wesleyan University is considered one of the strongest institutions of its kind in the Midwest, and has been continuously accredited since 1914.

NWU at a Glance

  • Founded in 1887
  • Located in the University Place neighborhood of northeast Lincoln, NE
  • Approximately 1,600 undergraduates, 225 graduate students and 275 adult learners
  • 53 majors, 41 minors, 18 pre-professional programs
  • 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • 75 student organizations
  • Seven Greek chapters
  • Thriving study abroad and service learning programming

Mission Statement

Nebraska Wesleyan University is an academic community dedicated to intellectual and personal growth within the context of a liberal arts education and in an environment of Christian concern.

Nebraska Wesleyan was founded by Nebraska Methodists and actively maintains its relation to The United Methodist Church. The University reflects the Judeo Christian tradition in its efforts to integrate questions about meaning and value with the pursuit of learning and understanding.

The University is committed to excellence of academic endeavor and to learning as a lifelong process. The curricula and programs are designed to assist students in gaining and expanding knowledge and skills, in developing their competence in rational thought and communication, in broadening their perspectives on humanity and culture, and in enhancing their spiritual, physical, emotional, and aesthetic resources.

Nebraska Wesleyan intends that its students develop a sense of individual worth and become useful and serving members of the human community.

Approved by the Board of Governors – February 8, 1979
Reaffirmed by the Board of Governors – May 12, 2000

Statement of Vision
Nebraska Wesleyan University will be an outstanding national liberal arts university, where the educational experience transforms each student to lead a life of learning, service, leadership, and success in a diverse world.

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