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SOAR Leader Recruitment

The SOAR (Southern’s Orientation, Advisement, and Registration) Team is a group of students who work together to welcome all new students to Georgia Southern University. They assist in the development, planning, and implementation of the orientation and transition programs for more than 5,000 students and their family members on the Statesboro Campus and more than 1,000 students and their family members on the Armstrong Campus!

 

We have extended our application deadline for the Armstrong Campus- apply today!


Think you have what it takes?
Become a SOAR Leader! 


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Candidates Who Applied Prior to January 8, 2022

1st Round Interviews:
-Armstrong: Evening of February 16, 2022
-Statesboro: February 13, 2022 & February 15, 2022
2nd Round Interviews:
-Armstrong: February 23, 2022
-Statesboro: February 21 – February 24, 2022

Candidates Who Applied On or After January 8, 2022

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis as received. We encourage you to apply today for priority consideration! Interview offers will be extended on an ongoing basis for selected candidates depending on when your application is received.


*Review each campuses tab for more details regarding further information, including a recorded information session, and mandatory dates.


How to Apply

Please note that the application for the 2022 SOAR Team has been extended for the Armstrong Campus!

Apply through the Student Employment website. By filtering to part-time, you will be able to locate the job description easier. 

  • Job ID for the Armstrong Campus: 236456
  • Job ID for the Statesboro Campus: 236458 – Note: The application for the Statesboro Campus has already closed for the 2022 SOAR Team.

In order to be considered for an interview, you must:

  1. Have completed at least one semester at Georgia Southern University prior to January 2022.
  2. Maintain a minimum 2.5 institutional GPA.
  3. Submit a fully complete application on the Student Employment website. Please note that you will be required to upload a resume.

Questions? Please contact the Office of New Student & Family Programs via phone at (912) 478-7627 or via email at orientation@georgiasouthern.edu.

Stop by when we’re tabling:

All tabling dates have passed. Please contact our office if you have any questions, and we would be happy to assist!

Attend an Information Session:

All information sessions have passed; however, we do have a recorded session available for you to watch (approximately 10 minutes). Please note, interview dates may vary from those shared in the recording for candidates who applied on or after January 8, 2022.

The following events are mandatory for selected SOAR Leaders:

Please note that we will work individually with those who apply on or after January 8, 2022 that miss any of our earlier mandatory dates.

SOAR Kick-Off: March 9, 2022, 6-7pm

SOAR Team Meetings/Spring Training: 2-3 hours per week starting the week of March 21, specific day/time to be determined based on team schedules

Camp SOAR: Overnight April 22-23, 2022

SOAR Intensive Training: May 16th- May 27th, 2022

SOAR Sessions: Review our calendar here. Requirements are for Armstrong in-person events and all virtual.

Stop by when we’re tabling:

All tabling dates have passed. Please contact our office if you have any questions, and we would be happy to assist!

Attend an Information Session:

All information sessions have passed; however, we do have a recorded session available for you to watch (approximately 10 minutes). Please note, interview dates may vary from those shared in the recording for candidates who applied on or after January 8, 2022.

The following events are mandatory for selected SOAR Leaders:

Please note that we will work individually with those who apply on or after January 8, 2022 that miss any of our earlier mandatory dates.

SOAR Kick-Off: March 9, 2022, 7-9pm

SOAR Team Meetings/Spring Training: 2-3 hours per week starting the week of March 21, specific day/time to be determined based on team schedules

Camp SOAR: Overnight April 22-23, 2022

SOAR Intensive Training: May 16th- May 27th, 2022

SOAR Sessions: Review our calendar here. Requirements are for Statesboro in-person events and all virtual.

Last updated: 5/2/2022