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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!

 

Our application is now open!


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


Mark your calendar!

Application Opens: Monday, January 10, 2022
Application Closes: Monday, February 7, 2022
1st Round Interviews:
-Armstrong: Evening of February 16, 2022
-Statesboro: February 13- February 15, 2022
2nd Round Interviews:
-Armstrong: February 23- February 25, 2022
-Statesboro: Feb 21-March 1, 2022

*Review each campuses tab for more details regarding information sessions and opportunities to talk to current team members.


How to Apply

Please note that the application for the 2022 SOAR Team will open on Monday, January 10, 2022.

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

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

  1. You must have completed at least one semester at Georgia Southern University prior to January 2022 in order to be considered.
  2. Sumitted a fully complete application on the Student Employment website. Please note that you will be required to upload a resume.

The application deadline is Monday, February 7, 2022.

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:

We’ll be tabling on campus and available to discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview processes, and answer any questions you may have! We’ll also be giving out SOAR t-shirts from previous years, as supplies last, as a thank you for stopping by!

Jan. 10, 11am-1pm – Student Union

Jan. 12, 11am-1pm – Student Union

Jan. 19, 11am-1pm – Student Union

Jan. 25, 11am-1pm – Student Union

Jan. 31, 11am-1pm – Student Union

Feb. 2, 11am-1pm – Student Union

Attend an Information Session:

Information Sessions will be held virtually and will discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview processes, and answer any questions you may have!

Jan. 12, 5pm – University Hall 101

Jan. 18, 11:30am – University Hall 101

Jan. 24, 6:30pm – Virtual Over Zoom (Registration Link)

Jan. 26, 4pm – University Hall 101

Feb. 2, 6:30pm – Virtual Over Zoom (Registration Link)

The following events are mandatory for selected SOAR Leaders:

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:

We’ll be tabling on campus and available to discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview processes, and answer any questions you may have! We’ll also be giving out SOAR t-shirts from previous years, as supplies last, as a thank you for stopping by!

Jan 10, 11am-2pm – Union

Jan 11, 10:30am-1:30pm – Outside Lakeside

Jan 18, 6pm-8pm – Inside Dining Commons

Jan 20, 11am-12pm – Union

Jan 24, 10:30am-1:30pm – Outside Lakeside

Jan 27, 11am-2pm – Union

Jan 31, 11am-2pm – Union

Feb 1, 11am-1:30pm – Outside Lakeside

Feb 2, 6pm-8pm – Inside Dining Commons

Attend an Information Session:

Information Sessions will be held virtually and will discuss the role of a SOAR Leader, the application and interview process, and answer any questions you may have!

Jan 13, 5pm – Russell 2052

Jan 19, 6pm – IAB 1012

Jan 24, 6:30pm – Virtual Over Zoom (Registration Link)

Jan 25, 7pm – Research & Engineering Building 3008

Feb 2, 6:30pm – Virtual Over Zoom (Registration Link)

The following events are mandatory for selected SOAR Leaders:

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: 1/13/2022