Department: Center for International Programs
- Total number of positions: 3
- Positions currently available: 3
- Accepting applications: Until March 22, 2019
- Pay grade: $650, includes residence in the dorm for the week, all group meals.
The Center for International Programs is looking for two to three dynamic, energetic, creative and resourceful students to work as program assistants for the 47th annual American Studies Program with our sister school Tohoku Gakuin University in Japan. *This is a one-week position from August 4-12 (not an ongoing position during the academic year)*. Nine students and two faculty/staff leaders will visit the Ursinus campus for one week of classes and residence. Interested students must apply online by March 22, 2019. Interviews will be conducted the week of March 25, 2019. Please note that for the purpose of these positions, campus housing will only be provided from August 4-12, 2019, so applicants must plan accordingly.
Student assistants must arrive on campus by noon on August 4 to prepare dorm rooms, kitchen and common areas for our visitors. Throughout the week assistants plan and execute a complete program of activities, including informal English conversation, social activities, field trips, etc. They also trouble-shoot, run errands both on and off campus, and assistant with morning and evening meals and clean-up. A day-trip to Philadelphia is included on Saturday, August 10. Assistants are considered on-call full-time and must be committed to remaining on campus the entire week. Assistants will also be expected to help clean up the dorm rooms and common areas at the end of the program on Aug. 12. The position carries a compensation of $650 and includes and requires residence in the dorm for the week and attendance at all group meals. All meals will be provided to assistants. Candidates holding a valid driver’s license and certification to drive the College van are preferred. Deadline to apply: Friday, March 22, 2019. In order to be eligible for this position, applicants must be available to interview on campus (or virtually) during the week of March 25, 2019. No Japanese language or study abroad experience is necessary, but it could come in handy!
Requirements and Qualifications
In order to be eligible for this position, applicants must be available to interview on campus (or virtually) during the week of March 25, 2019. No Japanese language or study abroad experience is necessary, but it could come in handy!