Student Services Program Coordinator IAdvertised Title:
Part-Time Seasonal ReaderCampus:
EM Undergraduate AdmissionsSalary:
$22/hourLocation of Vacancy:
Remote-based (work from home)Part/Full Time:
Part TimeHours per Week:
This temp position will work about 13.5 hours/week from Monday, October 24, 2022 -Friday, February 17, 2023 (end date is subject to change and flexible depending on the worker’s and office’s needs). Job Search Category:
The Seasonal Reader will need to have availability at least three days per week (Monday-Friday) from 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m. with time for a lunch break. Reading will not occur outside of these designated hours. The position will be remote-based. Seasonal Readers must have flexibility to complete asynchronous training modules and participate in virtual meetings on select days in October and early November.
Student ServicesAbout University of South Carolina:
From the Upstate to the Lowcountry, the University of South Carolina system is transforming the lives of South Carolinians through the impact of our eight institutions and 20 locations throughout the state. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of eight institutions, including the research campus in Columbia and comprehensive four-year universities in Aiken, Upstate and Beaufort. In addition, our Palmetto College campuses in Salkehatchie, Union, Lancaster and Sumter enable students to earn associate or bachelor’s degrees through a combination of in-person, online or blended learning. All of our system institutions place strong emphasis on service — helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and beyond.Diversity Statement:
At the University of South Carolina, we strive to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming, and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The University is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees.Advertised Job Summary:
The Office of Undergraduate Admissions seeks Seasonal Readers to support the office in selecting a competitive freshmen class by reviewing applications and making recommendations for admission to the university, the South Carolina Honors College, and for top scholarship awards. Readers should be adept at evaluating high school credentials, school profiles, essays, beyond-the-classroom activities and recommendation letters. Additionally, qualified applicants value differences in students’ academics and environment.Qualifications:
This is a temporary, part-time position from October 24, 2022-February 17, 2023 . This position does not come with health insurance benefits.
A bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent degree) is required. Successful applicants will possess strong time management, communication, and critical thinking skills. They should also demonstrate basic proficiency with the Microsoft Office application suite and web-based conferencing technology like Zoom. A willingness to learn enrollment management software applications is necessary.Seasonal Readers should be able to work independently, with a partner and as a member of a larger team. Readers must be able to read for multiple hours in a day and keep both student information and internal office practices confidential.Previous admission, high school counseling or part-time reader experience is desired.Number of Vacancies:
To avoid potential conflicts of interest, Seasonal Readers may not be the parent, guardian, or immediate family member of a high school student in grades 11-12 who is planning to apply to college (regardless of interest in UofSC specifically). Exceptions may be made for previous employees. Readers may not be employed by another university or high school, nor be employed independently or with an organization that provides personal college counseling.
13Desired Start Date:
10/24/2022Proposed End Date:
02/17/2023Job Open Date:
08/05/2022Job Close Date:
08/19/2022Open Until Filled:
NoSpecial Instructions to Applicant:
To avoid potential conflicts of interest, Seasonal Readers may not be the parent, guardian, or immediate family member of a high school student in grades 11-12 who is planning to apply to college (regardless of interest in UofSC specifically). Exceptions may be made for previous employees. Readers may not be employed by another university or high school, nor be employed independently or with an organization that provides personal college counseling.Quicklink for Posting:
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL:
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