POSITION DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Admissions Senior Intern

Semester/Year
2021/2022 Academic Year
Total Positions Available
10
Job Location
Admissions
Supervisor

Sue Willard

Payrate
$12.50 per hour
Start Date

August 2021

End Date
May 2022
Hours Per Week
6 hours a week

Job Responsibilities

Working as a Senior Intern is an opportunity to share your experience at Hobart and William Smith with prospective students and their families while developing skills applicable to a variety of pursuits. The primary functions of the Senior Intern will be to interview prospective students and assist admissions counseling staff. Senior Interns will also support on-campus events that bear directly on the recruitment and selection of students for admission to the Colleges. 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct on-campus and virtual interviews of prospective students on a regularly scheduled basis
  • Participate in on-campus admissions events
  • Assist staff with recruiting and functional responsibilities as requested
  • Provide students with information regarding the admissions application process procedures and timelines
  • Demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivity to unique social, cultural and economic circumstances of students
  • Establish a continuum of personalized communication with prospective candidates so they will feel welcome to request continued assistance and strengthen their connection to the Colleges
  • Read and understand all admissions publications
  • Demonstrate a firm knowledge of the Colleges’ educational philosophy and mission
  • Will be required to work some evenings and weekends
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

  • Strong communication, organization, professionalism and creativity.
  • Must be able to work independently, show initiative and adhere to deadlines.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Review of applications will begin immediately. You may be contacted by the hiring supervisor for additional information. 

Interested applicants are to submit a resume using our application service Interfolio at the following link:

http://apply.interfolio.com/85225

An interview will be required.

If you have any questions about using Interfolio, please email HR@hws.edu or call the Office of Human Resources at 315-781-3312.

Once hired, students must be authorized to work any job on campus by completing the Form I-9 and tax withholding forms. Please contact Human Resources at ext. 3312 or by email HR@hws.edu to ensure that your forms are complete. 

 

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