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Student Outreach Assistant Pool (PreCollege Prgms Mentor)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents: 1) A Resume/Vita 2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position. For additional information please contact: Kami Hammerschmith at Kami.Hammerschmith@oregonstate.edu

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Student Outreach Assistant Pool
Job Title Student Outreach Assistant Pool (PreCollege Prgms Mentor)
Appointment Type Student Employee
Job Location Corvallis
Position Appointment Percent 50
Appointment Basis 12
Min Hourly Rate 9.75
Max Hourly Rate 16.00
Position Summary

This recruitment will be used to fill multiple part-time (a maximum of 20 hours per week) Student Outreach Assistant (PreCollege Prgms Mentor) positions for the Department of Pre-College Programs at Oregon State University (OSU).

Student will mentor K-12 students during Campus Field Trips, STEM Academy programs, Beaver Hangout Skype sessions, TAG programs and/or other Precollege Programs. Students will support a wide range of youth outreach activities designed to increase college access and academic preparation for Oregon’s youth. Students may perform functions or duties that regularly require interaction with minors in a private setting or without direct supervision on-site. Programs could be on- or off-campus. Students may be required to drive and pass a motor vehicle check. Some programs may be residential and could require overnight stays in University residence halls with minors.

Position Duties

Will act as an ambassador and representative for both OSU and Precollege Programs at all times.

40% Helping students during activities or classes

40% Connecting with students, sharing personal stories, and encouraging them to pursue higher education

10% In-office tasks such as paperwork and activity preparation

10% Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

Employment Eligibility Requirements (http://fa.oregonstate.edu/stu-manual/500-employment-eligibility-requirements)

Additional Required Qualifications

Experience working with youth is desired. Student should be self-directed and motivated and able to adapt to changing circumstances. Must be flexible to do a variety of tasks that may arise.

This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OAR 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 2 years.

Preferred (Special) Qualifications

Preference will go to a student with demonstrated leadership skills and with experience in the youth education fields.

Students who can effectively communicate STEM subjects with K-12 students, as well as teachers and faculty, preferred for some positions.

Bilingual (Spanish/English) skills a plus.

Working Conditions / Work Schedule

Up to 20 hours per week during the academic year and up to 40 hours per week during the summer and breaks.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number P01485SE
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 10/31/2016
Anticipated Appointment End Date 09/15/2017
Posting Date 10/26/2016
Full Consideration Date
Closing Date 09/01/2017
Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / Student - open to ALL qualified/eligible students
Special Instructions to Applicants

When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents:

1) A Resume/Vita

2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position.

For additional information please contact:
Kami Hammerschmith at Kami.Hammerschmith@oregonstate.edu

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents