Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).
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Safe Rides Coordinator
Seeking applications for a part-time (approximately 18 hours per week), temporary Safe Rides Coordinator to work with the Norwich University Office of Substance Abuse Education/Prevention. Create and maintain rosters for van sign-out and student sign-up; maintains up-to-date student roster and log of student training and contact information; communicate with students seeking information; market the Safe R ides Program; and understand NU policy and dangers of drinking and driving. In addition, keep accurate records on van requests and communicate with transportation staff; coordinate student worker schedules; provide oversight to student workers; and train students in critical thinking skills and environmental strategies to prevent difficulties in transporting intoxicated students.
High School diploma and some college credit. Life experience can be used in place of college education in most cases. Basic understanding of alcohol use and abuse. Candidate will have an understanding of Vermont Statues on underage drinking and some understanding of adolescent development. Promote responsibility and accountability for student staff in regard to their own behavior as well as the knowledge of how to promote student staff taking responsibility for intoxicated students and students in unsafe or challenging situations. Interpersonal skills in dealing with student staff and intoxicated students. Ability to organize goals to keep Safe Rides running smoothly and understands how Safe Rides provides a link to the University’s overall mission. Ability to use a computer database system for recording student and staff hours for pay, posting the number of runs and clients supported, and preparing any required official reports.
This is a part time / temporary position without benefits.
The hours for this position are 0900 – 1200 on Monday, 2100 Thursday to 0200 Friday, 2200 on Friday to 0300 on Saturday, and 2200 on Saturday to 0300 on Sunday. The position begins with hiring through and including the weekend of 10-13 May 2012. The university is not in session 11-16 March 2012 for Spring Break. On each side of spring break the incumbent will work Thursday night and Friday night to start Spring Break and will pick up on Saturday night to Sunday morning at the conclusion of Spring Break.
Please submit a cover letter, resume and Norwich University Employment Application to
Safe Rides Coordinator Search, via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 19, 2012
Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependant care, a retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.
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