Student Outreach Coordinator - Tisch College

  • Tufts University
  • Medford, MA
  • Mar 10, 2019

Job Description

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Job Description

Student Outreach Coordinator - Tisch College - 19001217

This is a Limited Term Position ending 7/10/20.

The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life prepares Tufts students to become active citizens and community leaders. As the only university-wide college of its kind, its mission is to engage Tufts students in meaningful community building, public service experiences, and transformational learning. It conducts groundbreaking research on young people’s civic and political participation and forges innovative community partnerships. Tisch College is a national leader in civic education, whose model and research are setting the standard for higher education’s role in civic engagement.

Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life seeks to hire a graduating member of the Tufts University class of 2019 to serve in an exciting outreach role focused on increasing the civic and political engagement of students across the University. This is a one-year, full-time, benefits eligible position beginning July 10, 2019.Tufts University class of 2019 graduates strongly encouraged to apply.

Basic Requirements:
  • Tufts University class of 2019 graduate
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Innovative, creative problem-solver able to manage multiple time-sensitive projects
  • Strong interest in pathways to civic and political engagement for young people
  • Experience working with groups of people representing diverse social identities and political perspectives
  • Strong technology skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, graphics)
  • Experience with social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience helping to convene or lead student groups

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Administrative Support
Organization: Tisch College
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Mar 8, 2019, 1:39:57 PM