Orientation Leader

University Of The Incarnate Word
August 31, 2023
Offerd Salary:Salary 12.
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Part time
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Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Orientation Leader

Academic Year 2022-2023 UIW Mission

The University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to its community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good.

Position Summary

Orientation Leaders are vital in assisting new students at UIW with their transition to life at the University. OLs provide information about campus resources, help new students navigate campus, and share the mission with all incoming Cardinals.

This is a student position open to current UIW students.

Essential Functions

  • Walk students and families to various offices around campus;
  • Assist with setting up and tearing down orientation events;
  • Meet, greet, and mingle with new students, parents, and guests;
  • Answer repetitive questions while maintaining a friendly and customer service attitude;
  • Assist with the preparation of materials for each Orientation;
  • Attend mandatory meetings and training.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications

    Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Dedication and enthusiasm in welcoming new students and families to UIW;
  • Strong verbal communication skills;
  • Dependable and responsible in job tasks and assignments;
  • Strong problem-solving skills;
  • Self-motivated and takes the initiative;
  • Shows respect for self and others;
  • Works well with diverse populations;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Has a strong Cardinal spirit and pride for UIW.
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures.
  • Employee shall adhere to all applicable rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.
  • Required Education

    Must be enrolled at UIW for Fall 2023 semester.

    Required Work Experience

    Some previous customer service experience.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Preferably not enrolled in Summer 2023 courses.
  • Bilingual (Spanish)
  • Required Certifications, Licenses or Registrations Work Hours

  • 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on training and prep days
  • 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on orientation days
  • Physical Demands

  • Ability to move about campus to conduct tours.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time, and lift up to 25 pounds.
  • Withstand summer weather conditions.
  • Posting Details

    Posting Details

    Posting Number STU977PO

    Number of Vacancies 10 Job Type Part Time Job Category Students Desired Start Date 05/01/2023 Position End Date (if temporary) 08/31/2023 Reports to Student Orientation Coordinator Salary 12.00 Open Date 01/31/2023 Close Date 08/31/2023 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant

    For more information about orientation and dates, please view our website here: https: // www. uiw.edu/admissions/new-student-orientation.html


    UIW is committed to a policy of equal opportunity in employment, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, veteran status, pregnancy, and religion (except in limited circumstances when religious preference is both permitted by law and deemed appropriate as a matter of University policy).

    Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Letter of Recommendation 1
  • Student Class Schedule
  • Resume/CV
  • Optional Documents

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Are you a current UIW student?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Are you fluent in Spanish?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Describe your knowledge, skills, and experience related to the essential duties and responsibilities of the position.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • What role do you think this position plays in creating a positive experience for visitors to UIW?
  • (Open Ended Question)

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