at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
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Workstudy Position:NoJob Type:Temporary (Fixed Term)
Work Shift:Day Shift (United States of America)
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.
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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:Online Student Liaison Office
Department's Website:https://globalcampus.uark.edu/Summary of Job Duties:The Online Student Liaison's primary responsibility is to provide ongoing support and outreach to online students to support student success. This position is responsible for working independently and in collaboration with other campus units and relevant staff, faculty, and administrators to advocate for and support students' success by serving as a resource and coordinator for online students, connecting students with services across campus. This includes maintaining pro-active, regular and consistent contact with students in order to influence enrollment and retention in online programs.Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education or at least one year of paid experience providing direct support to students in a higher education setting
At least one year of experience in a related field
Applicable equivalencies may be considered.
Experience successfully working with people from diverse cultures
Experience providing student or customer support via phone, email or chat
Experience operating in the University student information systems and/or Slate
Experience working in higher education student support initiatives
Experience working at the University of Arkansas
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience working independently to achieve objectives and meet goals
Salary Information:$15.06 per hour
Required Documents to Apply:Cover Letter/Letter of... 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.