The Student Development Specialist II, under direction, provides professional and supervisory skills for developing, planning, promoting, and implementing student developmental programs, activities, and/or services. Â
Responsibilities: 30% Â Serve as a coordinator for Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) and as the primary coordinator for one of the FSL governing council (Inter-Greek Council) and their executive boards with the primary focus on recruitment, organization, engagement and expansion of existing and new social Greek letter organizations.
10% Â Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with fraternity and sorority community constituents including inter/national headquarters staff, local advisory leadership, alumni, chapter advisors and parents to advance the mission and values of the FSL community.
20% Â Advise the FSL Officers in the education, marketing, and communication efforts of the FSL community and assist with program planning and implementation of community wide events, Greek Week, Hazing Prevention Week, Giving Day, diversity initiatives and others.
20%. Aid with daily operation and administration of Fraternity and Sorority Life including area goals, objectives and assessment, membership management, and communication.
10%. Assist the Assistant Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life with the development and facilitation of leadership retreats and officer transition programs for the fraternity and sorority community.
5% Â Build a positive rapport with students, staff, and faculty by maintaining availability, visibility, and a genuine, concerned attitude.
5% Â Fulfill other related duties as assigned. Â
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelorâ™s degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, College Student Personnel, or related field with one year of full time professional work experience with Fraternity and Sorority Life programs, including leadership and/or advisory role with fraternity or sorority organization; or Master's degree in Higher Education, Student Affairs, College Student Personnel, or related field with some Fraternity and Sorority Life experience, including leadership and/or advisory role with fraternity or sorority organization.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must demonstrate strong and broad knowledge of student development theory. Knowledge of or the ability to learn quickly Tarleton State University software programs such as Workday and Microsoft Office. Must demonstrate proactive leadership in development of student affairs programs and collaborative relationship skills. Excellent written, oral, interpersonal and organizational skills. Must be able to work flexible hours required to support evening and weekend events. Ability to be flexible and manage time effectively in a generalist, learning-centered environment. Willingness to embrace new technologies and innovative organizational practices.
More than one year of experience in Fraternity and Sorority Life programs, post graduate school. Experience training and supervising students. Knowledge of the basic operations of social fraternities, sororities, advisors, parents, alumni. Affiliation with a social Greek-letter organization.
Internal Number: R-026470
About Tarleton State University
Tarleton State University, offering its own brand of personal attention, a unique history, and an exciting future, is founding member of The Texas A&M University System.
Founded as John Tarleton College in 1899, today's university offers cutting-edge academic facilities and world-class faculty with extensive real-world experience.
With its main campus in Stephenville, Tarleton offers centers in Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, RELLIS-Bryan and a global campus for state-of-the-art online programs. Extending the reach of educational value, Tarleton has boosted its selection of online graduate and undergraduate programs through classes in these centers.
Students may select areas of study from six colleges: Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Graduate Studies, Health Sciences and Human Services, Liberal and Fine Arts, and Science and Technology.
More than 60 bachelor's programs and 30 graduate degrees, featuring doctoral studies in educational leadership, have led more than 13,000 students from 45 states and more than 20 foreign countries to make Tarleton State their collective choice for a college education.
Tarleton's research cent...ers are daily searching for solutions to global problems. For instance, the Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research conducts analyses to address environmental issues facing the state and nation, while the Southwest Regional Dairy Center, using an almost $1 million grant, is working on ways to turn animal waste into a viable energy source.
Tarleton's blueprints for a brighter-than-ever future include a new applied sciences building with engineering laboratory space on campus in Stephenville, a new academic building on the university's planned 80-acre Fort Worth campus near Chisolm Trail Parkway, and $24 million in upgrades and improvements to the institution's venerable Memorial Stadium.
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