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Community Standards & Responsibility Graduate Assistant

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Work type: Student (Graduate Assistant)
Location: Winter Park, FL
Categories: Student Affairs
Division: Student Affairs

Position Summary:

The Office of Community Standards & Responsibility strives for a fair and just community by promoting student responsibility, accountability, and ethical decision making. We seek to facilitate individual awareness and assist students in actively engaging as responsible members of their various communities.

Essential job functions include:

  • Serve as a conduct educator to adjudicate alleged violations of College policy.
  • Educate students about the Code of Community Standards.
  • Ensure that students have the opportunity to become familiar with the Code of Community Standards through orientation and presentation efforts.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate, thorough records for all educational conferences and hearings in compliance with best practices and federal laws.
  • Collaborate with campus partners to ensure student success through the conduct process.
  • Attend weekly Community Standards & Responsibility staff and one-on-one meetings.
  • Role model appropriate behavior.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director/Assistant Director of Community Standards & Responsibility.

Anticipated Employment Dates: August 1, 2018 - May 17, 2019.

Anticipated Learning Outcomes: Ideally, the incumbent’s graduate program of study should be relatable to the experience provided through the assistantship. The goal is to provide an experiential learning opportunity that is aligned with the educational program of study. The student will be able to gain an understanding for the philosophy/importance of student conduct within higher education, navigate difficult situations and conversations, and develop transferable skills for future use.

Benefits:

  1. Bi-weekly pay rate of $12.50/hr. over the academic semester
  2. $500 for conference travel
  3. Free campus staff parking privileges

To learn more about Community Standards & Responsibility Department, please visit: http://www.rollins.edu/community-standards-responsibility/.

Work Location, Supervision, and Work Hours Information:

  • The Office of Community Standards & Responsibility is located in the Mills building. The working environment is an office of community/field environment that requires visual strain/use of computer.
  • The incumbent reports to the Assistant Director of Community Standards & Responsibility.
  • The incumbent must be available to work 20 hours per week. Primary business hours are M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and this position works primarily within normal business hours; however, some flexibility is required.

Preferred Qualifications and Skill Sets:

This position is designed for a graduate student who has demonstrated exceptional responsibility, leadership, and interpersonal skills with an interest in learning about higher education and student conduct. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated critical thinker who has a passion for working with students.

  1. Strong interpersonal communication skills
  2. Time management skills
  3. Experience working with diverse populations
  4. Self-motivated work
  5. Experience with confidential and sensitive materials
  6. A willingness to learn new skills

Education Requirement:

The incumbent must be actively enrolled in a graduate degree seeking program in order to qualify for this assistantship and must remain actively enrolled in a graduate degree seeking program for the duration of their employment in the position. This assistantship is intended for currently enrolled graduate students or individuals whose enrollment into a graduate degree program is imminent (e.g. student has been accepted into a graduate degree program and is awaiting the start of classes in the immediate future). Incumbent should be seeking an experiential opportunity in their degree field which may or may not be a requirement for graduation.

**Candidates attending institutions other than Rollins may apply.**

Special Instructions to Applicants:

To apply, please submit an application and upload the following materials:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Two Professional References (Names and Contact)

Screening of applications will begin immediately.

*Only current and incoming graduate students will be considered for this position.*

If you have any questions about your résumé, cover letter, or how to make yourself more competitive on a job application, you're encouraged to login to your Handshake account and/or visit the Center for Career & Life Planning's website (www.rollins.edu/clp) where you can find résumé and cover letter guides, submit documents for review, or schedule an appointment.

You will receive a confirmation e-mail once you have successfully completed the application process. This serves as verification that your materials have been received. Due to the volume of employment applications received by the College, only those students selected for interviews will be contacted.

Our Values:

 

At Rollins, we value academic excellence and share a common service philosophy: "Together, we inspire purposeful lives through distinctive, engaged learning and exceptional service." Accordingly, the selected candidate must be able to embrace and model this service philosophy in his/her day to day work and provide competent, collaborative, responsive and respectful service to others. More information about our service philosophy and standards can be found at the following web link: www.rollins.edu/service-excellence/.

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