Academic Counseling Intern

University of Georgia
July 01, 2023
Offerd Salary:$15.14
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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number S09905P

Working Title Academic Counseling Intern Department Athletics-Student Services About the University of Georgia

Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated as Georgia's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (https: // www. The proof is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 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 employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 40,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000 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.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Posting Type External Retirement Plan TRS Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Non-Benefits Eligible Full/Part time Part Time Work Schedule Additional Schedule Information

Hours may vary. Ability to work nights and weekends.

Advertised Salary $15.14 per hour Posting Date 02/14/2023 Open until filled Yes Closing Date Proposed Starting Date 07/01/2023 Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EEO Policy 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]).

Position Information

Classification Title Academic Services Paraprofessional/Professional

FLSA Non-Exempt FTE 0.725 Minimum Qualifications

Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's and Master's degree preferred in Education, Psychology, Sport Management, or a related field. Experience in collegiate athletic academic support, higher education, teaching or related field. Experience working with academically at-risk student-athlete populations. Familiarity with NCAA rules and regulations.

Position Summary

University of Georgia, a Division I member of the Southeastern Conference is currently seeking applications for the position of Academic Counseling Intern. The position is an 11-month appointment beginning in July 2023 and ending in May 2024.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

  • Read and write business correspondence and to communicate proficiently with individuals within and outside the University by telephone and email.
  • Work independently and handle multiple tasks.
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills, skills in organizing and coordinating meetings, and the ability to interact with individuals at all levels.
  • Have computer experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, and database knowledge is also highly recommended.
  • Experience in collegiate athletic academic support, higher education, teaching or related field.
  • Experience working with academically at-risk student-athlete populations.
  • Familiarity with NCAA rules and regulations.
  • Physical Demands

    While performing the duties of this job; the employee will stand; walk; reach with hands and arms. The employee will occasionally sit and talk or hear. The employee will frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

    Is driving a responsibility of this position? No Is this a Position of Trust? No 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 Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? No Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) No Credit and P-Card policy

    Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



    Assist with daily operations related to football academics and administrative tasks to support the Associate Director of Academic Counseling and the Assistant Athletic Director – Academics.

    Percentage of time 40 Duties/Responsibilities

    Work with a small caseload of football student-athletes to ensure a smooth academic transition to college and to develop study skills, time management, and organization.

    Percentage of time 40 Duties/Responsibilities

    Assist Football Counselors with data collection and assigned projects.

    Percentage of time 10 Duties/Responsibilities

    Other duties as assigned.

    Percentage of time 10

    Contact Information

    Recruitment Contact

    Contact Details

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

    Recruitment Contact Name Martin Solomon Recruitment Contact Email [email protected] Recruitment Contact Phone

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