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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Public Education Assistant - Student Hourly/Work-Study
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University of Kansas | Lawrence, KS
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Job Description

Job Description

* Assist with museum education programs including scheduling groups, preparing classroom for programs (e.g. set up and clean up of materials).
* Assisting the instructor during programs.
* Ordering and maintaining supplies.
* General administrative duties (e.g. deposits, phone calls).
* Other duties as assigned, including some lifting and shopping.

Required Qualifications

* Must be a KU student enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours during the academic year.
* Outgoing, reliable, proactive and able to work independently as evidenced by application materials, interview and references.
* Strong communication and organizational skills as evidenced by application materials and interview.
* Research, reading and writing skills as evidenced by application materials or coursework.
* Must have a valid driver's license.
* MUST be available to work full-time (8am to 5pm, Monday - Friday) for 5 weeks beginning week after finals in May (mid to late-May to late-June).

During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

* Office/administrative experience.
* Background in one or more of the sciences.
* Experience working in an informal science education setting.
* Experience working with children.
* At least two years left at KU.
* Availability between 9am and 1pm, Tuesday - Friday while school is in session.