Jayhawk Debate Institute Lab Leaders - POOL - 11132BR

Jayhawk Debate Institute Lab Leaders - POOL

Department: 
Communication Studies
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Position Overview


Job Description

**NOTE: this posting is for more than one position with different degrees of responsibility and time commitments. Please indicate in your application materials which position you would prefer. **


100% - Freshman & Sophomore Camp Lab Leaders:
  • Attend all lab meetings with campers.
  • Create an affirmative, case negative, and assigned core negative positions for campers to use.
  • Work with students to develop debate skills such as speaking, researching, debate theory and argumentation.
  • Present assigned lecture and provide supervision during lecture sessions.
  • Escort students to and from campus (by bus or foot).
  • Judge practice debates and tournament debates.
  • Participate in all camp activities.
  • Must be able to listen to and follow directions.
  • Must be able to take on a position of authority.
  • This position runs between June 24 - July 14, 2018

100% - Lab Leaders for the Jayhawk Debate Institute (2-week and 3-week camps):
  • Provide instruction on debate to students at camp.
  • Present lectures to the camp.
  • Teach students and provide opportunities for students to practice speaking, research, and argumentation.
  • Judge tournament debates.
  • Participate in all camp activities.
  • Must be able to listen to and follow directions.
  • Must be able to take on a position of authority.
  • Two-week JDI Lab Leader positions run June 24 - July 7, 2018.
  • Three- week JDI Lab Leader positions run June 24 - July 14, 2018



Required Qualifications

Freshman & Sophomore Camp Lab Leaders:
  1. Must be an active member of the NDT/CEDA policy debate community as stated in application materials.
Lab Leader for the Jayhawk Debate Institute (2-week and 3-week camps):
  1. Must be an active member of the NDT/CEDA High School policy debate community as stated in application materials.
  2. Must have extensive policy debate experience at both the high school and college (NDT/CEDA) levels as indicated in application materials.

Preferred Qualifications

Freshman & Sophomore Camp Lab Leaders:
  1. Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies or a related field
  2. Strong organizational skills
  3. Experience working at a debate camp

Lab Leader for the Jayhawk Debate Institute (2-week and 3-week camps):
  1. Experience coaching high school or college (NDT/CEDA) policy debate
  2. Success in debate competition on the college (NDT/CEDA) level
  3. Experience working at a debate camp

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a resume and a cover letter. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for this position. Only complete applications will be considered.

Application review begins on May 4, 2018. Please apply by the review date for first consideration.

Contact Information to Applicants

Scott Harris
sharris@ku.edu
785-864-9878

Advertised Salary Range

$12.00 per hour (minimum)

Application Review Begins

04-May-2018

Anticipated Start Date

24-Jun-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11132BR
Department:
Communication Studies
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
Application Review Begins:
04-May-2018
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