O-Team 2014 Application

Duties of O-Team: *Serve as the primary ambassador to new students (first-year or transfer students) at Occidental College during Orientation Week. *Assist first-year students with the transition from high school and home to college, and assist parents & families feel included in the transition process. *Assist new transfer students in the transition from a previous institution to Occidental. *Assist new transfer students in the adaptation of Oxy's environment. *Plan and implement Fall Orientation, including preparing materials for your O-Group and working cooperatively with the team. *Help motivate O-Team to keep balance, keep humor, and stay focused on the goal of a great Orientation for new students. *Delegate to and facilitate all aspects of the Orientation program from beginning to end. *Directly advise O-Group members during Orientation. *Be present and engaged everyday during Orientation Training and O-Week. *Assist with the evaluation of O-Team training and O-Week. * Duties as assigned. Qualifications: *Able to relate well to students, faculty, staff and administrators. *Understand, welcome and support the mission of the New Student Orientation Program and Occidental College. *Hard working, reliable, effective communicator, approachable and flexible. *Has no standing judicial case with the college. *MUST attend all training and orientation sessions, including a 1-day spring welcome training. *In good academic standing with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher.