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Academic Mentor

Posting Details

Posting Summary

Posting Number TMP00087PO17
Classification Title Student Services Program Coordinator I
Internal Title Academic Mentor
Campus Columbia 01
College/Division Athletics
Department Academic Support Services
Salary $12.00
Location of Vacancy
Part/Full Time Part Time
Hours per week 5-29
Work Schedule
Type of Temporary Position Temporary Staff
Job Search Category Student Services

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for Temporary Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers temporary employees expected to work at least 30 hours per week health and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Provides one on one guidance mentoring and/or tutoring to our academically critical student-athletes. Assists with study and organizational skills, time management, and goal setting. Works in one on one setting.


Ideal candidates will possess a Undergraduate or Master’s Degree and/or teacher’s professional certification. Students pursuing a degree at USC must use “Handshake” to apply.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 50
Desired Start Date 07/03/2017
Proposed End Date
Job Open Date 07/21/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting
EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential
Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL Yes

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References and Contact Information
Optional Documents