Colleges of the Fenway Graduate Assistant - Campus Life - Clubs and Activities - MCPHS University in Boston, Massachusetts

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 Director of Campus Life in creating and implementing educational, social and recreational programming for students of MCPHS University.

Serves as a programming advisor for the Assembly of Clubs and Professional Organization’s (ACPO) and serves as a campus life advisor for clubs and professional organizations; specifically, budget requests, event approvals, retreat and training development and promotion Facilitates the coordination and implementation of programs sponsored by clubs and professional organizations, including but not limited to: room reservations, work orders, catering, billing, etc. Oversees the new club and professional organizations process Attends a student leadership conference with Assistant Director Coordinates all Community Service initiatives and programs such as Mission Hill Trick-or-Treat, COF Thanksgiving, Mitten Tree, etc. Attends the bi-weekly Colleges of the Fenway (COF) Student Activities Committee with Assistant Director Assists with the recruitment, selection, and training of student leaders such as ACPO Assists with large scale campus wide programming including, but not limited to, Orientation, Family Weekend, Harvest Ball, International Education Week, Leadership Banquet and Commencement Develops and implements a social media plan for the Center for Campus Life to promote the office, events and student leadership 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 assigned

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.

To 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.

Date Posted: 4/18/2017