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Wellness Course Student Assistant

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Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Wellness Course Student Assistant
Posting Number
Job Type Student
Work-Study/Non Work-Study Work-Study
Hours Variable - up to 20 hours per week (CANNOT work more than 20 hours per week with all combined KC employment while classes are in session)
Pay Rate $9.70 per hour (minimum wage)

Position Summary Information

Position Summary

Keuka College is seeking students who enjoy Health and Wellness to work with the instructor and their students. The Classroom Student Assistant must have the ability to solve problems quickly and courteously, demonstrate excellent customer service skills, have a strong understanding of the FYE 140 Wellness Course, are willing to learn, are self-motivated, are discrete and are willing to address issues as they arise.

Essential Responsibilities
  • Assist in reviewing and grading assignments.
  • General office/clerical work, such as but not limited to: answering phones, taking messages, typing, filing, copying, collating, running errands, etc. when needed.
  • Responsible for ensuring that assigned tasks are completed in compliance with various institutional and regulatory requirements.
  • Maintain a professional and courteous attitude at all times towards co-workers, internal and external customers, representing Keuka College, its programs, policies and procedures in a positive and professional manner. Maintain effective working relationships to ensure institution-wide teamwork.
  • Attend provided/necessary trainings and other meetings to support effectiveness within the position as required.
  • Consistently demonstrate high standards of integrity by supporting the Keuka College mission, vision and values and adhering to institutional policies.
  • Maintain high regard for student privacy in accordance with the FERPA privacy policies and procedures.
  • Regular and reliable attendance is expected and required.
  • Perform other functions as assigned by management.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Eligible for a Federal work study or Keuka work study award.
  2. A Keuka College student in the undergraduate on-campus traditional program.
  3. Knowledge of terminology and subject matter in the area of work to be performed.
  4. Some knowledge of computer/office equipment and/or materials used in the work.
  5. Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  6. Understand and behave with a high level of integrity and complete confidentiality at all times.
  7. Ability to be sensitive to and respond to needs/concerns of students, faculty, college staff and the public.
  8. Ability to work under pressure with a high tolerance for interruptions, and the ability to work with diverse groups of people.
Physical Requirements
  • Occasional weekend and evening hours required.
  • Occasional lifting up to 25 lbs.

In support of the Americans with Disabilities Act, this job description lists only those responsibilities and qualifications deemed essential to the position.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Detail Information

Position Start Date 09/25/2017
Position End Date 05/19/2017
Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled No

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
  2. Letter(s) of Recommendation