Student Asst English Language Studies

The New School New York , NY 10007

Posted 3 months ago

Specialized Student Assistant
The English Language Studies Department, part of the Schools of Public Engagement, seeks a reliable and motivated student to handle a variety of tasks involved in the day-to-day operations of a busy, fast-paced office as well as a number of video, photography, and graphic design projects. The office is open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Candidates who are available to start in June are highly preferred.

The student assistant must be punctual and available to work occasional evening and weekend events. Candidates who can commit to working for at least 18 months or more are strongly preferred. Excellent writing, photography and video skills are essential. Along with your resume, a cover letter is mandatory. In your letter, please explain your interest in this position, your qualifications and the hours you are available to work. The pay rate is $17 an hour.


  • 15 to 20 hours per week during the semester and more during winter, spring and summer breaks

  • Answering email and phone inquiries, providing excellent customer service to students, staff & faculty

  • Working closely with other university offices to troubleshoot student issues

  • Calendar management for department directors

  • Maintaining and updating electronic and paper files and databases

  • Creating flyers for meetings and events

  • Assisting with department events

  • Videotape and photograph public and internal events, and work closely with department directors and staff to create media assets for educational and marketing purposes.

  • Other duties as assigned

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Student Asst English Language Studies

The New School