Position InformationJob Title Student Assistant - JAMP Camp Counselor
This is a student position responsible for assisting in the operations and activities of a department or a departmental project, program, or function.
This position will be for an on-site counselor for a one-week JAMP (Joint Admission Medical Program) pre-medical camp for high school seniors. The camp will be held Sunday, July 9 through Saturday, July 15. The counselor will reside in the dorms with the students , transport and accompany students to/from meals and activities, assist with classes and activities, organize and conduct activities during free time, and be available to answer questions and help students.
1. Provides office assistance to the department by assisting staff in routine clerical duties and responsibilities. 2. Provides assistance in answering phone calls, routing incoming calls, taking messages, greeting visitors, and directing visitors to appropriate staff member. 3. Assists in file and records maintenance. 4. Assists in the preparation and implementation of departmental project/program activities. 5. Provides general information and/or training regarding project/program. 6. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
1. Knowledge of general office and clerical procedures and concepts. 2. Ability to accurately prepare and maintain records and files. 3. Ability to communicate professionally and courteously with university faculty and staff, students, and the general public. 4. Ability to understand and follow instructions.
The minimum education required for admittance as a student at Stephen F. Austin State University.
No direct experience is required. Training and instruction will be provided.
The camp anticipates needing 2 female counselors and 1 male counselor. The number and gender of counselors is subject to change depending on the number of campers accepted and the gender distribution.
Preferred Qualifications Physical Demands Special Conditions for Eligibility
To be eligible for student employment during the summer, a student must be enrolled in three or more semester hours in any summer session or be registered for courses in the upcoming fall semester.
Student assistants may not hold any other type of position such as a graduate assistantship or temporary casual employment at the same time that they are employed as a student assistant.
Position End Date (if temporary) 07/15/2023
Posting Detail InformationPosting Number SA2023-039
Number of Vacancies 3 Posting Open Date 02/27/2023 Review Start Date Posting Close Date 06/30/2023 Work Schedule Noon, Sunday July 9 through 3 p.m. Saturday, July 15 Min Pay Rate Flat rate for the week of $900 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants EEO Statement
Stephen F. Austin State University, an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and Educator, is committed to excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, creed, color, age, national origin, religion or physical or mental disability as required by law. If, because of an impairment or disability, you need accommodation during any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at 936-468-2304.
Posting Quick Link https: // careers.sfasu.edu/postings/9874
Department InformationDepartment Pre-Professional Programs
Contact Name Dr. Erin Childress Contact Phone 936-468-2258 Contact Email [email protected] Contact InformationSupplemental Questions
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