Loyola University Maryland

Office of Human Resources

CCSJ Programs & Special Projects Graduate Assistant

Department

Center for Community Service and Justice

Position

Programs & Special Projects Graduate Assistant

Hours & Wages

Schedule: One (1) or two (2) academic years (not including summer).  Recipient will work approximately 15 hours per week each semester, or approximately 240 hours per semester.  May include some evening and weekend hours. 

Remuneration:  $3600 per semester, following a 50 percent stipend and 50 percent scholarship model ($1800 will automatically go towards tuition, $1800 will be provided as a stipend). 

**This amount is based on 240 hours/semester (15 hours per week for 16 weeks at $15/hour).  It may be prorated depending on when position is filled and how many hours of work will actually be completed during the semester.

It is a 9 month position (September to May, including some miscellaneous dates in August and December)

Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled as a graduate student at Loyola University Maryland
  • Experience with direct service and/or social justice education work.
  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Ability and willingness to work with community partners, students, faculty, campus partners, and alumni.
  •  Experience facilitating reflection or discussion groups.

Scope and Responsibilities

The position will coordinate the ‘Last Sunday of the Month Meal Program’ run through our partnership with St. Vincent de Paul at their Beans & Bread Day Resource Center. The position will work with our volunteer cooks, order supplies, coordinate volunteers, maintain volunteer data, and oversee service on the last calendar Sunday of every month from 8:00am- 2:00pm.

This position will support “Community Days” which happen on Saturdays during the Fall & Spring Semester from 8-1pm. The position will reach out to community members and identify projects, order supplies, support logistics, coordinate volunteers, maintain project data and oversee service on identified Saturdays. May sometimes be the same weekend as “Last Sunday of the Month.

In addition to this, there may be miscellaneous support and projects for CCSJ and York Road Initiative as assigned by the Assistant Director, Outreach & Advocacy and Assistant Director for the York Road Initiative

 This position will report directly to the Assistant Director, Outreach & Advocacy; Assistant Director, York Road Initiative.

Position Duties:

  1. Coordinate & Oversee the Last Sunday of the month meal program.
  2. Coordinate & Oversee Community Days
  3. Participate in bi-weekly supervisory meetings.
  4. Participate in direct, ongoing service, if possible.
  5. Support special projects within CCSJ and YRI

Application and Contact Information

Application process:
Submit cover letter and resume to Malia Maniyatt, Assitant Director for Student Supervision at cmaniyatt@loyola.edu 

For more information, please visit:
http://www.loyola.edu/department/ccsj/york-road-initiative
http://www.loyola.edu/department/ccsj/get-involved/advocacy-citizenship or please contact Maria Desangles, Associate Director for Programs, at mddesangles@loyola.edu, 410-617-5352

 

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