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SSC Writing and Communication Studio Consultant (C

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

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Sponsorship Available:NoInstitution Name: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation's top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.

 

The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation's strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.

 

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.

 

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions, you should review before applying for the opening.

 

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For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 479.575.5351.Department:CLSS | Writing Center

 

Department's Website:https://success.uark.edu/Summary of Job Duties:Writing and Communication Studio Consultants in the Student Success Center support student learning by helping undergraduate and graduate students strengthen their academic writing skills. Conducting interactive, one-on-one sessions, consultants provide feedback to writers on every aspect of the writing process across various academic disciplines. This position requires excellent communication skills and the desire to help students succeed. Consultants must work a minimum of five hours per week.

 

Responsibilities and Requirements:

*Conduct one-on-one consultations focused on student writing in-person and using online software platforms

*Complete data entry using required database software

*Document and communicate student progress/consultation notes

*Participate in required training and complete certification process

*Attend staff meetings

*Complete projects and perform miscellaneous duties as directedQualifications:

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Completion of at least twelve credit hours at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville or acceptance into graduate school

Cumulative minimum GPA of 3.25

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Cumulative minimum GPA of 3.5

One semester of experience working in a writing center or related academic support experience

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of academic writing and citation systems

Knowledge of basic word processing software and email systems

Skilled in interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills

Skilled in conducting online meetings or consultations

Ability to maintain confidentiality

Ability to work... For full info follow application link.

 

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 2994363

Posted On: Jul 24, 2021

Updated On: Aug 23, 2021