Assistant Director of Student Activities (Student Government and Leadership Development)

Saint Edward’s University  |  Austin, TX

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Job Overview

Posted one week ago Full-Time

Job Details

Position Title:

Assistant Director of Student Activities (Student Government and Leadership Development)

Job Type: Leadership Development/Programs Student Activities/Union Facilities
Location: Austin, TX
Positions Available: 1
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit, 4-year
Institution Size: < 5,000 Students
Employer ID: 577

Stated Non-Discrimination Policy

Gender Expression / Identity Sexual Orientation

Benefits

Additional Compensation:
The University offers an excellent TOTAL REWARDS package! Medical & Rx Coverage Blue Cross Blue Shield (HSA & FSA Available) Dental Guardian Dental Vision Guardian/Davis Vision Plan Short Term Disability (STD) Insurance Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Annual Leave & Paid Sick Leave Retirement Plan (TIAA) Employee 5%/Employer Match 7% Tuition Benefits Paid Holidays Services & Discounts
Housing for Position:
None provided
Benefits
Additional Compensation:
The University offers an excellent TOTAL REWARDS package! Medical & Rx Coverage Blue Cross Blue Shield (HSA & FSA Available) Dental Guardian Dental Vision Guardian/Davis Vision Plan Short Term Disability (STD) Insurance Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Annual Leave & Paid Sick Leave Retirement Plan (TIAA) Employee 5%/Employer Match 7% Tuition Benefits Paid Holidays Services & Discounts
Housing for Position:
None provided
Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Educational Administration, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:

Qualifications
Education:
Masters Required
Major Preference:
Educational Administration, Higher Education, Student Affairs
Experience:

Position Description

Serves as the primary advisor to the Student Government Association.  Supervises the Student Leadership Team, a chartered student organization within Student Activities. Provide additional support to Student Activities by monitoring departmental information on web and social media, budgetary duties and assessment.  

  • Serve as the primary advisor for the Student Government Association, a chartered student organization within Student Activities charged with serving as advocates for the St. Edward’s general student body.  Provide leadership, training, and advisement to the various components of Student Government Association including the Executive Branch, Legislative Branch, Judicial Branch and various committees such as The Big Event and Hilltoppers for Hilltoppers. 
  • Manage the student leadership functional area of Student Activities, which includes developing, and coordinating best practices in student leadership; recruit, train, and supervise the Student Leadership team and their related experiential learning activities.  
  • Share responsibility and work collaboratively to develop partnerships with various campus entities in support of student involvement and engagement opportunities.  Provide leadership to various University, Divisional, or Office committees as assigned. 
  • Manage robust communication efforts via web, email marketing and social media in support of the Student Government Association, Student Leadership Team, and the Student Activities Office.
  • Work with the Director to execute student engagement tracking, student learning outcomes and program evaluation and assessment.
  • Oversee multiple budgets lines assigned by the Director of Student Activities.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

 Master's degree in college student personnel, education, or related field.  Minimum of one year of fulltime experience in Student Activities, Student Leadership or related areas. Two years of graduate experience equals one year of fulltime experience.  Evidence of advising and/or supervisory experience is required.  Must possess an unencumbered driver’s license and the ability to successfully pass a criminal background check.

Application Information

Interested applicants should submit an online application at; https://stedwards.applicantpro.com. Please include resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please. Applications will not be considered if it is missing any of these three items. In your cover letter, please describe your lived experiences that prepare you to contribute to diversity and inclusion at St. Edward's University.

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