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Student Assistant - THRIVE Program (DRC)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

THRIVE is a UNF program for UNF degree-seeking students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Student Assistant - THRIVE Program (DRC)
Department Disability Resource Center
Position Number 914000
Requisition Number 060191
Position Type Federal Work Study
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hours 14-20 hours per week
Hourly Rate $8.10
Job Summary/Responsibilities

Meet with assigned students one-on-one and provide social peer support.

Facilitate and lead study groups with THRIVE students on weekly basis.

Attend campus events with students, ensuring THRIVE students participate.

Document and complete weekly progress notes following each session with THRIVE students.

Work in THRIVE office and provide administrative support (filing, copying, printing, emailing).

Required Qualifications

Applicants for this position must be eligible for and accept Federal Work Study funding; must be enrolled in at least six semester hours; and must have met satisfactory academic progress requirement in order to receive financial aid.

Student is required to be registered with the Disability Resource Center (DRC) (documentation may be requested).

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to students registered with the DRC.

Preference will be given to students available to work evenings and weekends.

Preference will be given to students living on campus.

Statement(s) of Understanding
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date 08/30/0017
Job Posting Date 08/14/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Tara Rowe 904-620-1356
Hiring Official Tara Rowe
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

THRIVE is a UNF program for UNF degree-seeking students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).


Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you been awarded Federal Work Study for the current academic year?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you live on the UNF campus?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you available to work in the evening (6 pm to 10 pm)?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you available to work weekends?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please rate your skill level with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook).
    • Expert
    • Advanced
    • Intermediate
    • Beginner
    • None
  6. * Why are you interested in this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Please describe the attributes that will make you a strong candidate for this position

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Please describe your experiences being in a leadership role.

    (Open Ended Question)

  9. * Please describe your experiences working in a team/group setting.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Letter of Recommendation
  3. Federal Work Study Award Letter
Optional Documents