9 May 2019

Filled Community Services Community Engagement GA

The Compass – Posted by Catherine FarrellAnywhere

Job Description


This position supports the Coordination of Community Services with engagement programs, events and services. This position will provide program development and supervisory experience. There is much one on one interaction, team building, facilitating small group discussion, staff development opportunities, community outreach, and promoting the office through classroom and community presentations.  The responsibilities and duties benefit the campus and larger community.


  • Support programming and events related to Community Services
  • Assist Coordinator with program development and supervision of student staff
  • Organize and promote programming for “Days of Service” and act as liaison to community for service requests for one-time events
  • Plan and facilitate weekly meetings with Mentor Oswego,  Adopt-A-Grandparent, and ARC, and Shining Waters student coordinators  
  • Assist with planning and coordination of Alternative Breaks
  • Promote community service opportunities to classes, student organizations, athletic teams, residence halls and other collaborators through presentations, workshops and outreach
  • Collaborate with campus and community partners to promote and organize programs
  • Promote civic and community engagement including social media, tabling and other outreach methods
  • Research and identify new community engagement opportunities
  • Assist students and student organizations in identifying service opportunities
  • Support the tracking and assessment of program and services
  • Participate in Community Services staff meetings and professional development opportunities



  • Ability to work independently in a professional setting
  • Self-starter with a willingness to take leadership for project management and programming
  • Interest and experience in promoting community engagement



  • Knowledge of campus and greater Oswego Community
  • Supervisory experience
  • Event planning and programming experience


  • This position requires a commitment of 20 hours a week with a contract period August 15, 2019 – May 25, 2020
  • Remuneration for the year is $8,680 stipend for 20 hours per-week. Additional benefits include: health insurance available, free employee parking, 10% off new textbooks from the college store and opportunities for professional development.


TO APPLY: Submit the following materials to Catherine Farrell at Service@Oswego.edu

  • Résumé
  • Cover Letter
  • Three Professional References (contact information including email address and phone number)

If you have any questions or would like more information about this position please contact Catherine Farrell at catherine.farrell@oswego.edu. For information about Community Services visit www.oswego.edu/Community-Service


GA Rights and Privileges


Job Code 204 / 20

Job Types: Filled and Other. Job expires in Endless.

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