Federal Work-Study (FWS)

Department:    Women's Center
Position:    Student Staff
Positions Available:    1-3
Duties:    All members of the Women’s Center assist with general operations (i.e. greeting visitors, providing resources, manage office calendar, answering phones) Each student staff member also selects a long term project(s) (i.e. Women's History Month, Critical Social Justice, Returning Women Scholars program, Rebuilding Manhood, etc) Each staff member will also be responsible for preparing/helping out with 1-time and/or annual Women's Center events (i.e. V-Day Coffee House, Clothesline Project, Take Back the Night) This is a “front line” office position Staff member must be able to attend weekly staff meetings
Required skills:    General appreciation for and understanding of the purpose for a university women’s center General appreciation and knowledge of diversity/inclusive practices and issues related to women/gender issues, the LGBTQ community, and social justice Ability to work well with others and/or independently Willingness to address sensitive personal and social issues independently and through interaction with others
Start Date:    Fall 2014
Hours per week:    8-12
Pay range:    $8.00
Supervisor:    Jess Myers
Contact Person:    Jess Myers
Email:    jessm@umbc.edu
Phone:    410-455-2714
Best time to contact:    Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
Last modified:    2014-06-30