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Academic Program and Student Support Assistant

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Position Information

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Position Information

Recruitment Pool All Applicants
Working Title Academic Program and Student Support Assistant
Role Title Admin & Office Spec III
Position Number 553590
Department Social Work (1422)
Description of General Responsibilities

The Academic Program and Student Support Assistant responds to all requests from the MSW Program Director related to MSW student and faculty academic affairs. This position provides support to the MSW admissions process including responding to queries about the admissions process, preparing and distributing of printed materials related to admissions, entering student admission information in the data base, and maintaining student admission records. In addition, this individual works with faculty [both adjunct and regular faculty] to act as point of contact in the MSW program.

Required Qualifications

Must possess knowledge and competency in the following computer skills: Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel, as well as overall computer usage relative to the internet and email usage. Must be able to work in a diverse environment. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Must demonstrate the ability to organize, prioritize, multi-task, and adhere to project deadlines. Ability to quickly learn new programs and applications. Ability to provide excellent customer service. Must have some administrative and data entry experience.

Preferred Qualifications

College Degree preferred. Experience in higher education, and a demonstrated commitment to professional social work education.

Pay Band 03
Anticipated Hiring Range $33,000-37,000
Campus Monroe Park Campus
Position Type Classified (full-time)
Hours/Week 40
Normal work days Monday - Friday
Normal work hours
Job Open Date 09/06/2017
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Category Administrative/ Secretarial/ Clerical
Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No
Economic Indicator: No
Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No
Comments
Sensitive Position No
Resource Critical Yes

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