Global Education Administrative Assistant, USA

Posted: 20 June 2019

Job Title: Global Education Administrative Assistant

Department: Global Education

Reports To: Director of Global Programs

FLSA Status: Non-exempt

Position Status: Part-time, ten month, non-benefited staff position

Founded in 1970, Providence Day School is an independent, nonsectarian, coeducational college preparatory school serving approximately 1,650 students in transitional kindergarten through 12th grade. Committed to academic excellence, global diversity and character development, PDS seeks to inspire in its students a passion for learning, a sense of social responsibility and a commitment to personal integrity. Cited for excellence by the U.S. Department of Education, the College Board Advanced Placement Program and the National Council of Teachers of English, PDS provides a challenging and diverse college preparatory curriculum.

PDS is recognized as one of the Charlotte Observer’s “Top Workplaces 2018”. This award is particularly special because the results are based solely on confidential responses from our employees. Additionally, PDS is recognized as one of greater Charlotte’s 2018 healthiest employers by the Charlotte Business Journal. This award demonstrates the school’s commitment to promoting the health and wellness of our employees and the importance of appropriate work-life harmony. PDS was also recognized as one of North Carolina’s 50 most family-friendly employers by Carolina Parenting, Inc., every year since 1999 until the award was discontinued in 2016. This award recognized employers for their initiatives in helping N.C. parents balance work and home life.

The Providence Day School community welcomes people of diverse backgrounds and beliefs who share a commitment to respect one another and accept differences. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a policy of nondiscrimination in the treatment of employees or applicants for employment without consideration of race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, disability, gender or gender identity.

Providence Day School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, is a member of ABC (A Better Chance), and holds memberships in the National Association of Independent Schools, Southern Association of Independent Schools, North Carolina Association of Independent Schools, Educational Records Bureau, National and Southern Associations for College Admission Counseling, the Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development, and the College Board.

This position is a part-time (approx. 20-27 hours per week), 10 month, staff position with a start date of August 1, 2019.

The Global Education Administrative Assistant provides full administrative support service for the Global Education Office.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities :

Global Trip Support (includes athletic, performing arts, and global education office trips):

Individual and Group International Student Exchange Support:

International Matriculated Student Support:

Organizes room reservations, food orders, invitations and other related tasks for luncheons Schedules monthly China Team meetings

Global Speaker Series Support:

Coordinates the Global Speaker Series including room reservations, food orders, facilities requests, marketing to PD community, and other related tasks. Provides chaperone support as needed for off campus activities.

Global Educators Certificate (GEC) Support:

Organizes meeting logistics for General Educators Certificate meetings, including room reservations, facilities requests, invitations, and other related tasks Maintains accurate online records of GEC checklist requirements, training syllabi, attendance and acknowledgment forms

General Office Support:

Organizes updating of Global Studies Diploma wall murals Submits monthly credit card statements and check requests, as needed, to the

Accounting and Finance Office

Monitors and orders global education materials and office supplies as needed. Assists Director of Global Programs by exercising flexibility and undertaking various projects, tasks and responsibilities as needed to assure smooth and efficient office operations.

Performs duties and responsibilities with confidentiality, discretion and good judgment.


Necessary skills include organization,time management, and strong written and verbal communication. Proficiency in Microsoft and Google Applications are required. The candidate must maintain confidentiality and demonstrate intercultural competency.

Application Process:

Applicants should submit a cover letter of interest, current resume, and a list of references with telephone numbers. Materials should be sent to: This position is open until filled. Providence Day School is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

  • Closing date: 31/07/2019
  • Country: USA
  • School: Providence Day School
  • Region: America
  • Contact:

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