Will work under the supervision of the Director of the Child Life program as a program assistant for the Child Life Program. The Graduate Assistant will be mentored by the Child Life Director in and outside of the classroom. The Graduate Assistant will also help with projects as needed, including but not limited to updating program handbooks, website, Child Life Council requirements, and communicating student needs to the department. The graduate assistant will participate in weekly meetings with the Director of the program. In addition, the Graduate Assistant is expected to maintain regular email contact with faculty and provide project updates. (Hours are flexible but the majority of scheduled hours will be during the business day.)
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Edgewood College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to academic excellence through diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. Candidates must demonstrate multicultural competence — the awareness, knowledge, and skills needed to work with others who are culturally different from self in meaningful, relevant, and productive ways. Applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations including women and racial and ethnic minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The selected candidate must actively support the mission of the College by working with faculty, staff and students to share in our core values — truth, compassion, justice, partnership, and community.
Applicants should be in a position to start effective August 23, 2017.
Send a cover letter, resume, and references to:
Human Resources - GACL
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, WI 53711
Equal Opportunity Employer