Temporary – NHSI Film Institute – Resident Assistant/Faculty Assistant
National High School Institute: This is a 5 ½ week summer position, full-time (day and evening commitment), starting June 27th through August 4th. Position includes room and board. Salary is TBD based on qualification/experience.
This position is for the National High School Institute located in Evanston at Northwestern University.
Northwestern University seeks to employ a varied and diverse range of dynamic people who understand the importance of our mission and vision. When you consider a temporary opportunity at Northwestern University, you know that you are joining an institution with a deep history of academic, professional, and personal development.
The Faculty Associates (FAs) must possess and demonstrate an interest in the academic, social and emotional growth of high school students, serve as mature and positive role models for students, and exhibit a strong work ethic and commitment to teamwork. The FAs primary responsibility is to ensure the health and safety of students of the Film Institute program. FAs will also work with Film Faculty and Staff, assisting with academically challenging instruction to NHSI students and carrying out administrative tasks as assigned by the Film Faculty.
Serve as a Resident Assistant in the Residence Halls
Ensure students’ safety
Nightly check-in with assigned students
Accompany ill or injured students to health center
Attend program orientation
Chaperone students on field trips
Assist final film productions
Assist with end of program banquet
Assist with administrative responsibilities
Follow all NHSI rules and regulations concerning staff conduct, appropriate dress, program procedures, and other responsibilities as set forth in the staff handbook
Be knowledgeable of administrative policies and University procedures
Based on experience, there may be opportunities to:
Assistant teach in film classes
Create and teach a workshop
Organize and lead community building extracurricular events