Graduate Assistant - Campus Life - Operations - MCPHS University
Colleges of the Fenway
April 12, 2017
Full-time - Experienced
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 supports the Assistant Dean of Campus Life in creating and implementing educational, social, and recreational programming for students of MCPHS University. Assists with the creation and implementation of department policies and procedures Coordinates and assists 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 Assists with maintenance of department budgets and implementation of budget policies and procedures for both staff and student leaders within Campus Life Assists with the advisement of the Student Government Association in collaboration with the Assistant Dean Creates content for, and oversees regular maintenance of, the Campus Life website Serves as the representative for MCPHS University on one of the COF (Colleges of the Fenway – College Consortium) committees Assists with the recruitment, selection, and training of student leaders such as the Student Government Association Assists with large scale campus-wide programming including, but not limited to, Orientation, Family Weekend, Harvest Ball, International Education Week, Leadership Banquet and Commencement Represents 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. Demonstrates teamwork and leadership while working with and among student affairs staff Available, visible, and approachable to students within the college community, and attends college community functions and committees Possible night and weekend work Must be comfortable working with various forms of technology, including social media Assists with daily operations for the Center for Campus Life and additional duties as assignedQualifications: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 positionTo apply, please visit www.mcphs.edu/careers. 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.
The six educational institutions that make up Colleges of the Fenway view diversity as a key component in the growth of our students' educational experience as well as our ongoing journey as professionals charged with maintaining the world class status of our institutions. By drawing from a wide cultural palette, we ensure that we have access to the full range of talent available. Through our resp...ect for the vast array of backgrounds we create an environment that will help that talent grow. It is within an environment of respect that we are able to build and work toward our goals. Our goal is to create an atmosphere that values mutual respect. All Colleges of the Fenway members have policies and practices designed to safeguard our healthy environment as well as provide the support and access needed to do so.The Colleges of the Fenway are located in the heart of Boston?s academic, scientific and cultural communities and is within walking distance from landmarks such as the Museum of Fine Arts, Fenway Park, Symphony Hall and world renowned medical institutions.Jobs at Emmanuel College: http://emmanuel.edu/About_Emmanuel/Employment.htmlJobs at Massachusetts College of Art and Design: http://www.massart.edu/About_MassArt/Careers.htmlJobs at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences: http://www.mcphs.edu/about-mcphs/careers-at-mcphsJobs at Simmons College: http://simmons.edu/overview/about/jobs/Jobs at Wentworth Institute of Technology: https://jobs.wit.edu/Jobs at Wheelock College: http://wheelock.interviewexchange.com/static/clients/205WHM1/index.jsp