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University of Arizona Global Campus Student Success Assistant (Work Study) in United States

Position Summary:

The Student Success Assistant (Work Study) is a remote part-time employment opportunity in the Student Affairs Department. Reporting to the Student Success Program Manager, the role will be responsible for supporting the CHAMPS mentoring program initiatives that support the developmental needs of the diverse University of Arizona Global Campus student population.

Student employment eligibility:

Students must be awarded Federal College Work-study or Campus Employment to apply for any Student Employment positions.

Campus Work-study (CWS) provides part-time jobs for students attending the University of Arizona Global Campus with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay education expense. The program encourages community service work and work related to the recipient’s course of study.

The Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Federal Work-study (FWS), and Federal Perkins Loan programs are called campus-based programs because they are administered directly by the financial aid office at each participating school.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Provide one to one mentorship for first time college students (mentees) and other students as assigned through CHAMPS

  • Facilitate small group mentoring sessions for CHAMPS mentees utilizing the PeopleGrove software system

  • Contribute to asynchronous discussion boards provided for CHAMPS participants as assigned

  • Conduct phone, email and text outreach to CHAMPS participants as assigned

  • Attend and support new mentor and mentee orientations via Zoom to prepare students for the CHAMPS experience

  • Attend and support the various CHAMPS flash mentoring sessions via Zoom as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

  • Eligible to receive Federal Work Study funding

  • Enrolled in a degree-seeking program with The University of Arizona Global Campus

  • Must be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress

  • Have no holds on student account

  • Have no history of Student Community Standards violations

  • Possess reliable phone, internet connection and computer

  • Have a minimum 15 hours per week available for work study employment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Zoom or other virtual meeting modalities

  • Possesses strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Proven organizational skills maintaining communication records

Education Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be an active/enrolled student in a degree-seeking program at The University of Arizona Global Campus.

Note: This opportunity of employment will require a completed pre-employment screening to be inclusive of, but not limited to: a criminal background investigation, a credit check investigation, verification of education credentials, verification of prior employment history and a professional reference check; with review prior to an offer of employment being extended.

Additional Specifics:

  • Supervisor: Kiri Storlie - Student Success Program Manager, Student Affairs.

  • Pay rate: $12.50 per hour.

  • Estimated length of the assignment: Based on eligible funding or not to exceed past the end of the 2021-2022 award year, whichever is earliest.

  • Evaluation Procedure: Student workers will be evaluated on eligibility and performance as needed.

For more information regarding this position, please contact us at careers@uagc.edu.

UAGC shall, in all solicitations or advertisements for all employees placed by or on behalf of UAGC, state that all applicants who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, pregnancy, marital status, registered domestic partnership status, age, physical disability, mental disability, genetic information, gender identity, military or veteran status, service in the uniformed services, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.

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