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Graduate Assistant - Center for Campus Life - Operations

Graduate Assistant - Center for Campus Life - Operations

ID 
2018-2920
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Boston
Category 
Staff

More information about this job

Overview

For nearly 200 years, MCPHS University, formerly known as Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, has been at the forefront of innovation in the healthcare world. We take pride in our history, yet are motivated by a curiosity about the future. That’s why we are constantly updating our state-of-the-art labs, innovating our curriculums, and adding programs to coincide with the needs of an ever-changing healthcare landscape.

 

Faculty and staff continue to bring their talents and skills to MCPHS University to contribute to our mission of guiding and supporting students toward successful and sustainable careers in healthcare. Whatever position an employee holds, their efforts make an important impact on the overall quality of campus life. Employees are an integral part of a community that is proud of its heritage and the accomplishments that make MCPHS University a first-class educational institution.

Responsibilities

The Graduate Assistant - Campus Life - Operations works twenty hours per week to support the Associate Dean of Campus Life in the oversight and implementation of operations through the Center for Campus Life

 

  • Assist with the creation and implementation of department policies and procedures
  • Coordinate and assist with various aspects of the University-wide commencement program, including but not limited to: working with all three MCPHS University campuses, overseeing contracts and agreements from various vendors, and working with the Assistant Dean on all student communication
  • Create and maintain various advertisement campaigns for programs sponsored by the Center for Campus Life
  • Oversee the social media handles for the Center for Campus Life
  • Oversee the management of the Center for Campus Life Blackboard site
  • Assist with maintenance of department budgets and implementation of budget policies and procedures for both staff and student leaders within Campus Life
  • Assist with the advisement of the Student Government Association in collaboration with the Assistant Dean
  • Create content for, and oversee regular maintenance of, the Campus Life website
  • Assist with large scale campus wide programming including, but not limited to, Orientation, Family Weekend, Harvest Ball, International Education Week, Leadership Banquet and Commencement
  • Represent Campus Life on various institution wide committees and initiatives, including but not limited to: MCPHS Supports (LGBTQ interest committee), MCPHS First Flight (first generation committee), etc.

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the Associate Dean of Campus Life 

Qualifications

Required:

 

  • Currently or will be pursuing a master’s degree in higher education and/or student affairs administration, education, counseling or related field concurrently while in the position.

 

Please attach a cover letter and a resume. No phone calls, please. Principals only.  No relocation available. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University’s diversity are welcome to apply.