Student Hourly - Summer Undergraduate Program Assistants

Position Overview

Full Time Position, schedule varies. Position will provide support to the Kansas Women’s Leadership Institute (KWLI) via research and administrative support duties, and participant mentoring.

Job Description

During the summer program, will serve as a mentor to KWLI participants, academic tutor, and accompany them to social and educational activities. Responsibilities include:
45% - Accompany participants in program vehicle to transport to off-campus events, errand running, and other transportation needs;
50% - Provide off-hours teambuilding activities in the residence halls; attend staff meetings and provide administrative support to program;
5% - Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

1. Must be a KU Sophomore level or above.
2. Familiarity with the University of Kansas, its policies and procedures.
3. Must have evening and weekend availability.
4. Desire to be proactive and committed to contributing to and being part of a positive work environment.
5. Ability to lift 35 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.
6. Experience with and willingness to work with diverse student populations.
7. 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

1. Prior experience with the Kansas Women’s Leadership Institute program, or similar populations.
2. Prior experience with leadership studies and/or leadership development.
3. Prior experience with study abroad, either as a participant or sponsor.
4. Experience with spreadsheets, video production, and/or graphic design.
5. A valid drivers license.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application consists of a cover letter and resume or CV. Apply online and attach a letter describing your qualifications for this position. Only complete applications will be considered.

Advertised Salary Range

$10.00-$15.00/hour, based on experience.

Work Schedule

Summer, 40 hours per week

Anticipated Start Date

Monday May 22, 2023

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Posting Information

  • Posting ID:  24988BR
  • Department:  Inst for Leadership Studies
  • Primary Campus:  University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
  • Reg/Temp:  Temporary
  • Employee Class:  S-Student

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