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Administrative Assistant

Posting Details

Position Information

Title Administrative Assistant
Location Touro SHS
Department PA -23Rd
Position Number 1S8421
Job Description

Full-Time Administrative Assistant, under the supervision of the Program Director, has the responsibilities for the management and evaluation of the program’s academic and admissions components.

Job Duties

Scheduling and coordinating
• Coordinates with the Admissions Coordinator in scheduling interviews for prospective students to the Program
• Communicates with instructors on information for test questions and course content
• Assists with the scheduling and coordinating of the Behavioral Health Tract, Grant related work, and culminating semester.
• Assist students with registering for courses and dropping/changing courses, Orientation and Graduation
Records Maintenance
• Student Files – prospective, incoming and current students
• Test files – ExamSoft ®
• Establishes and maintains filing system for all program correspondence
• Maintains updated contact information and database
Typing and Filing
• Correspondence
• Examinations
• Filing
• Compose and edit content for approved social media outlets
• Coordinate with external relations and communications departments about advertising
• Coordination of alumni efforts with assigned faculty members. Composing and drafting program newsletters.
Answer Telephones
• Responds to inquiries in a timely fashion
• Fields all phone requests, records and delivers messages

• Prepares and sends out Program related Financial Aid and Health Immunization packets
• Prepares and sends out Orientation packets and Graduation materials
• Posts outgoing mailings

Required Qualifications

• Participating in the admissions process including application review, interview scheduling, and serving on the Admissions Committee
• Serving on the PA Academic Progress Committee
• Participating in open houses both at the PA program and at other institutions
• Participating in the self-study process and accreditation process
• Performs special projects and assignments as requested
• Assists administrative assistant team members when requested
• Attends faculty meetings, retreats, training sessions, orientation, graduation when requested
• Proctors examinations

Preferred Qualifications

• Local travel as necessary
• Attends faculty meetings, retreats, training sessions, orientation, graduation when requested

Physical Demands

Periods of sitting

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Non-Exempt
Salary Detail

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00131P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * How many years of Administrative support experience do you have?
    • 0-2
    • 3-5
    • 6-9
    • 10 or more

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents