TRIO UB/UBMS Summer 2022 Tutor Counselor

Employer
The University of Georgia
Location
Athens Area

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Posting Number:

G/R16594P

Working Title:

TRIO UB/UBMS Summer 2022 Tutor Counselor

Department:

VPI-Academic Enhancement

About 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 (https://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 15 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 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Employment Type:

Employee

Anticipated Start Date:

05/16/2022

Posting Date:

03/09/2022

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EOO 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]).

UGA Statement:

PLEASE NOTE: On December 7, 2021, the federal District Court for the Southern District of Georgia issued a preliminary injunction against enforcing the vaccine requirement for
Federal Contractors pending further review. As a result, the requirements of the Executive Order and associated guidance, including the vaccination requirement for covered contractor employees, are currently not in effect.

The University of Georgia is a Federal Contractor as defined by Presidential Executive Order 14042 and subject to the requirement that Federal Contractors must ensure that all covered employees, including those working remotely, are fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022. You may be required to show proof of your fully vaccinated status at the time of your start date, or have received a medical or religious exemption from the fully vaccinated requirement at the time of your start date. For more information regarding the Federal Contractor fully vaccinated employment requirement please visit https://coronavirus.uga.edu/executive-order/ or call (706) 542-2222.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Assist Instructor with supplemental preparation for class. Assist instructor with daily classroom activities.

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Attend all study hall periods. Assist students in specified area during the study hall period.

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Reside and supervise students in residence halls.

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Attend all residential staff meetings. Supply daily report to counselors. Assist the program with ongoing activities outside classroom. Upkeep of tutorial log.

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Participate in program evaluation. Assist with programmatic duties as assigned by UB/UBMS staff.

Percentage of time:

20

Classification Title:

Temporary Hourly Professional

FLSA:

Non-Exempt

FTE:

0.875

Position Summary:

Residential Tutor/Counselor (RTC) is responsible for the well-being of Upward Bound students. Mentoring, academic tutoring, and various types of supervision are all facets of this responsibility. For five weeks, with the exception of weekends, the RTC is needed to keep close contact with the students in all aspects of community life. The Residential Tutor Counselor (RTC) lives in the residence hall among students and takes on the roles of teacher, counselor, and mentor. The RTC enforces program rules and codes of behavior and is needed to respond to all nighttime emergencies. RTCs should report serious breaches of program rules to the proper administrator. RTCs will sleep and reside in the program’s residence hall and be available for nighttime emergencies.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position:

Upper level academically successful college student (at least 45 credits earned)

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies :

  • Knowledge of either Foreign Language, Physical Sciences, Computer Science, English or Math
  • Interest in working with adolescents
  • Interpersonal skills, sensitivity to the needs of the disadvantaged, and commitment to the goals of Upward Bound
  • Intangible traits such as reliability, flexibility, effective communication, trustworthiness, motivation, leadership qualities and a positive attitude
  • Excels in a team setting

Physical Demands:

Some light lifting

Is this a Position of Trust?:

Yes

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? :

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

Is driving a requirement of this position?:

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

Yes

Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):

No

Contact Details:

For questions concerning this position or recruitment progression, please refer to the Recruitment Contact listed below.

Recruitment Contact Name:

Sonia Davis

Recruitment Contact Email:

[email protected]

Recruitment Contact Phone:

706-542-0456

Organization

The University of Georgia, a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state’s oldest and most comprehensive institution of higher education. Founded in 1785, it is the birthplace of public higher education in America.

Today, UGA enrolls more than 40,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. The main campus has 460 buildings on 767 acres of land. The total acreage of UGA in 30 Georgia counties is 41,539. UGA has 18 colleges and schools, which include Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Arts and Sciences, Business, Ecology, Education, Engineering, Environment and Design, Family and Consumer Sciences, Forestry and Natural Resources, Graduate School, Journalism and Mass Communication, Law, Pharmacy, Public Health, Public and International Affairs, Social Work, Veterinary Medicine, and the Honors College. It offers 24 baccalaureate degrees in more than 140 fields; 33 master’s degrees in 144 fields; 8 educational specialist degrees; four doctoral degrees in 99 areas; professional degrees in law, pharmacy and veterinary medicine; and more than 170 study-abroad and exchange programs. UGA Libraries rank among the nation’s best research libraries and contain a total of 5.3 million volumes and one of nation’s largest map collections. The university has had 25 recipients of the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship, making it one of the nation’s top Rhodes producers among public universities. UGA is home of the Peabody Awards, presented annually for distinguished achievement and meritorious public service for television, podcast/radio, and digital media. It also is home of Georgia’s State Botanical Garden, state Museum of Art and State Museum of Natural History. Additionally, UGA has one of the largest and most comprehensive public service and outreach programs conducted by an American educational institution.

Find Us
Telephone
706-542-3000
Location
215 S. Jackson St.
Athens
Georgia
30602
United States

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