Friday, January 10, 2014

Student Workers Needed for new TWU Pioneer Center for Student Excellence

From Dr. Joshua Adams, Executive Director of the new Pioneer Center for Student Excellence:

Pioneer Center for Student Excellence Student Positions

Student Worker (multiple positions):
Rate of pay:  $8 per hour
Hours per week:  Up to 20
Job duties: The position is clerical in nature and includes the following responsibilities:
  • Answer phones, greet customers to the Center, and respond to email from customers
  • Direct students to Center programs
  • Assist in monitoring the student usage spaces
  • Provide referrals, when appropriate, to other campus resources
  • Assist in the general Pioneer Center operations
To apply for this position, send resume and school schedule to Tristan Dennington at tdennington@twu.edu.

Pioneer Center Leaders (multiple positions):
Rate of pay:  $10 per hour
Hours per week:  15
Job duties: The person working in this capacity serves as an academic coach assisting students with academically related concerns, planning, and successes.  Specific duties include:
  • Meet individually with students within the Pioneer Center for Student Excellence or identified Dallas and Houston location
  • Provide group presentations on study skills and strategies
  • Set clear expectations with the student regarding coaching sessions
  • Utilize assessments, planning documents, and syllabi when working with students
  • Seek guidance when working with students from the Executive Director
  • Assist in the overall operation of the Pioneer Center by attending events, assisting professional staff, serving as a role-model for peers, marketing the Center and the Program
Requirements for the position:
  • Currently enrolled at TWU
  • Minimum of 3.0 cumulative GPA
To apply for this position, send resume and school schedule to Tristan Dennington at tdennington@twu.edu.