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OSDA Programming Assistant

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Interested applicants should bring a cover letter, resume and available days & times to: The Office of Student Development at 72 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor or email, Attn: Shannon Logan and include Program Assistant in the subject line.

Position Information

Position Information

Position Availability:

Fall 2017 and Spring 2018

Position Title: OSDA Programming Assistant
Requisition Number: 0406072222
Location New York City
Position Type: Student
Department: CA/Housing

Job Purpose: The Student Programming Assistant works directly with the Director on research and programming for the department and commuter student population. Support functions can include assisting with event coordination, distribution of correspondence, and assisting with the front desk as needed.

Job Responsibilities:

• Assist with answering telephones, filing correspondence and running errands on campus.
• Assisting in the coordination, implementation, and assessment/evaluation of programs sponsored by the Office of Student Development & Activities.
• Assisting with special projects and events relating to the programming philosophy of the Office of Student Development & Activities.
• Assisting with brainstorming, development and implementation of university-wide programming and leadership development.
• Conduct proactive outreach to gain student involvement and to distribute information throughout the university.
• Serve as a representative and liaison to students and the Office of Student Development & Activities.
• Greet office guests, answer questions and direct to the proper individual(s).
• Must be able to interact and communicate with peers, university and community partners.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Must be a registered New School student.
• Computer programs and database use (general).
• Office support.
• Must possess a level of interpersonal skills and professionalism.
• Sensitivity to working in a multicultural setting is imperative.
• Able to perform duties in a high traffic area.

Preferred Qualifications:
Job Family: Student Development
Posting Date: 08/28/2017
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. 1. Are you a current registered matriculating student of the New School? 2. Do you have a federal work study award? If yes, please indicate the amount 3. Indicate your hours of availability Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 5:00pm

    (Open Ended Question)

Optional & Required Applicant Documents:

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Federal Work Study award letter