This is a 100% Contract position until July 2022 that may be extended or converted to career status based on the needs of the department.
This position is open until filled. First Review Date 10/15/21.
Seventh (7th) College is the newest of the undergraduate Colleges at the University of California, San Diego. The colleges are distinguished by their general education curriculum which at Seventh (7th) College encourages both depth and breadth, stresses the understanding of the complexities surrounding the Changing Planet and our ability to positively impact those changes. Seventh (7th) College is an innovative and robust in its charge, and embodies the flexibility required to manage changing environments at all levels. The staff provide programs and services that support the academic mission of the University by enhancing the educational, personal, cultural, and social development of students.
Using professional student services theories and concepts, performs a limited range of duties and responsibilities within a Student Life program. Works independently to provide information and interpretation of clearly defined policies, procedures and regulations. Receives direction regarding more complex issues and / or program(s). Identifies individual student needs for programs and services and advises on appropriate programs and resources.
This position will often be required to work outside the traditional 8:30am - 4:30pm workday with frequent nights and weekends required.
Experience with university housing operations.
Experience collaborating with administration on student focused groups and projects.
Basic knowledge of advising and counseling techniques. Experience handling sensitive situations.
Ability and willingness to follow CDC guidelines pertaining to COVID-19 and best practices related to Quarantine and Isolation housing
Knowledge of University processes and procedures. Attention to detail and strong administrative skills. Ability to develop new methods and procedures
Interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate and develop relationships with students and be a positive role model for students. Effective, professional oral and written communication skills.
Knowledge of common University-specific computer application programs.
Understanding of University rules and regulations. Able to interpret and apply practical solutions to issues as they arise consistent with University policies
Skills in service orientation, active listening, critical thinking. Ability to work within diverse groups. Proven workplace professionalism, including a high personal standard for confidentiality
Abilities in problem identification, reasoning. Effective organizational and analytical skills.
Ability to multi-task, verbal communication, written communication and organization skills. Effective, professional oral and written communication skills. Willingness to work independently and as a member of a larger team
The ability to interact and be around people, with personal protective equipment, who have tested positive for COVID-19 or been exposed to people who have tested positive
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 8 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom - life is their laboratory. UC San Diego's rich academic portfolio includes six undergraduate colleges, five academic divisions and five graduate and professional schools. The university's award-winning scholars are experts at the forefront of their fields with an impressive track record for achieving scientific, medical and technological breakthroughs.