Number of Positions: 1
Supervisor: Kelsi-Leandra Lane
The HEOP Summer Institute provides under-prepared students with the tools, skills, and strategies needed to achieve academic success. HEOP Summer Graduate Assistants are utilized to enhance the academic and social supports available to these students; as well as facilitate group and individual time management sessions, study skills workshops, and a variety of other activities that are used to prepare students for the academic year.
•Meet regularly with assigned caseload of students
•Maintain student records with counseling summaries of each session.
•Provide support to program administrators for the planning, scheduling, and supervision of the activities during the Summer Institute.
•Participate in HEOP student activities; including planning, evaluation, and supervision of group outings.
•Assist in the training, supervision, and mentorship of summer student workers
•Other duties as assigned
•Strong communication skills (written, verbal, and active listening)
•Sensitive to students from varied cultural, economic, and educational backgrounds
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Publisher, and Word specifically)
•Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
•Ability to manage time effectively and prioritize tasks
•Flexible schedule for the duration of the Summer Institute
•Ability to take initiative and work well with minimal supervision
The HEOP Summer Program runs from July 8th – August 12th and the majority of the hours (150) will be completed within this time period. Applicants must have ability to work some evenings and weekends.