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Leadership and Employment Opportunities:

Graduate Assistants    Startup Leaders   Student Coordinators    Orientation Leaders    Student Information Technology Staff  Internship Media Team

Startup Leaders

 New Student Programs will select dynamic and mature undergraduate students to serve as Startup Leaders (SLs) with New Student Programs (NSP). Startup Leaders work on behalf of Southern Illinois University through New Student Programs. This includes the implementation of various programs during Saluki Startup and Weeks of Welcome to help engage first-year students, transfer students, international students, graduate students and family members/guests throughout the first three weeks of the semester. Startup Leaders work closely with NSP staff in the execution of Saluki Sprint, retention programming, Saluki Family Weekend, the Saluki Family Association, and other programs.

Qualifications

  • Enrolled full time in Spring and Fall 2018
  • Good Standing Academically in Spring and Fall 2018
  • Good Standing under the code of conduct

General Duties

  • Saluki Basecamp
  • Saluki Kickoff
  • Classroom Tours
  • Watermelon Fest

Availability for Trainings

  • April 19th 5:00p-7:30p
  • April 24th 6:00p-8:00p
  • August 14th 1:00p-4:00p
  • August 15th 10:00a-4:00p

Availability for Events

  • Saluki Startup August 16th-19th
  • Weeks of Welcome August 20th - September 30th
  • Saluki Sprint First Football Home Game
  • Saluki Family Weekend September 28th-30th

View and download a printable job description.

View and download instructions on how to apply.

 

Orientation Leaders

At this time the application process for the Orientation Leader position is closed. Thank you for your interest and please consider applying for our currently available positions.

Graduate Assistants

At this time the application process for Graduate Assistant positions is closed. Thank you for your interest in the position, and please consider applying for our currently available positions.

Team Lead (Formerly Student Coordinator)

At this time the application process for Team Leads positions is closed. Thank you for your interest in the position, and please consider applying for our currently available positions.

Questions about the Team Lead position can be directed to New Student Programs at 618/453-1000 or orientation@siu.edu

Student Information Technology Staff

We are now accepting applications for Information Technology staff.

View and download a printable job description.

Media Team

We are now accepting applications for the New Student Programs Media Team.

View and download a printable job description.

To apply, please complete the New Student Programs Media Team application.

For full consideration, applications must be received by 4:30pm on Wednesday, November 22, 2017.

Interns

New Student Programs Professional Development PlanDownload a printable job description here

In order to support undergraduate and graduate students who wish to learn more about higher education and orientation, transition, and retention; New Student Programs welcomes interns. Parameters of an internship can be individualized to meet the academic and personal needs of the student. Interns will work with the New Student Programs staff to craft an experience which benefits the department and provides the student with the experience they desire.

To discuss an internship with New Student Programs, please email orientation@siu.edu or call 618/453-1000.

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