Colleges of the Fenway Graduate Assistant - Campus Life - Operations - 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 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 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: 4/11/2017