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- Front Desk Assistant ONLINE APPLICATION
- Front Desk Assistant AVAILABILITY FORM


Mandatory Training:

All Tutors and Supplemental Instructors must go through mandatory training to be held:

  • Monday, August 28th: 10:00am - 3:00pm
    ALL STAFF (Tutors and SI)
  • Tuesday, August 29th: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    TUTORS ONLY
  • Wednesday, August 30th: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTORS ONLY

Be. A. Front Desk Assistant

The front desk assistant primarily answers the phone and helps students as they come in to the PARC for academic assistance and/or to study. The ideal candidate will be friendly and welcoming, proficient in computers, and willing to work with little supervision.

Requirements:

  • Enrolled for credit at UW-Parkside
  • Attend a 2 day pre-semester training, as well as training during the semester

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • Serve as a role model
  • A desire to want to help others learn
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-starter

Responsibilities:

  • Open and/or close the PARC
  • Greet and welcome students/faculty/staff as they enter PARC
  • Answer telephone and check/follow up to voicemail
  • Assist in making appointments
  • Make appropriate referrals to other campus resources
  • Follow all procedures and policies set by the Parkside Academic Resource Center
  • Report immediately to the PARC Manager when critical issue(s) arises
  • Attend and participate in meetings as scheduled
  • Work 5 – 20 hours per week

How to Apply:

Mandatory Training:
All Tutors and Supplemental Instructors must go through mandatory training to be held:

  • Monday, August 28th –
    10:00am - 3:00pm ALL STAFF (Tutors and SI)
  • Tuesday, August 29th –
    1:00pm - 5:00pm TUTORS ONLY
  • Wednesday, August 30th –
    1:00pm - 5:00pm SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTORS ONLY

On-going Training:
All Tutors and Supplemental Instructors must attend on-going training meetings on alternating Friday afternoons from 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

900 Wood Road · P.O. Box 2000 · Kenosha, WI 53141-2000 P 262-595-2345

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