Student STEM Camp Assistant - 11123BR

Student STEM Camp Assistant

Department: 
Center for STEM Learning
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

The Center for STEM Learning offers opportunities for its students in the UKanTeach program to gain hands-on experience in educational environments as a student assistant for summer STEM camps for middle school youth. Summer camps occur throughout June and July 2018. Camps are half day, 1 week long sessions held at the KU Edwards Campus or at the KU Lawrence Campus. Students may be assigned to one or more of these depending on qualifications and availability.

Job Description

Camp Assistants for middle school STEM camps will perform a variety of duties including: materials preparations and cleanup, camper supervision, and assisting the instructor as needed.

Required Qualifications

  1. Must be an undergraduate or graduate student who has completed LA&S 290 with a grade of C or better as evident on application material.
  2. During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current KU GPA of 2.75 or higher.
  • Evidence of academic progress in the UKanTeach program.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application will include a Cover Letter and a Resume or CV. Apply online and submit a letter describing your qualifications for this position. Only complete applications will be considered.
  • Application review begins on March 9th and will be ongoing.

Contact Information to Applicants

Kristie Parfet, 785-864-2491, kparfet@ku.edu
Katrina Rothrock, 785-864-8441, rothrock@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$12.00/hr

Anticipated Start Date

01-Jun-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11123BR
Department:
Center for STEM Learning
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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