Job Opportunity: Graduate Assistant, The Peer Advisor for Veteran Education (PAVE)

The Peer Advisor for Veteran Education (PAVE) is seeking a Graduate Assistant to coordinate and oversee the PAVE program. PAVE is a peer support program that connects incoming student veterans on college campuses with student veterans who are trained as Peer Advisors who can help them navigate college life, address challenges they may face, refer them to appropriate resources on and off campus, and provide ongoing support. The Graduate Assistant will serve as the PAVE Team Leader with the help of the staff of the Military Connection Center.  The Team Leader is responsible for recruiting and training Peer Advisors, identifying resources on and off campus that student veterans might need, and supervise Peer Advisors. This position will match Peer Advisors to students, ensure that Peer Advisors are meeting regularly with students, lead monthly Peer Advisor meetings and provide training as necessary during those meetings. This position will also coordinate PAVE events and provide bi-monthly reports on PAVE programs and efforts. Email military@odu.edu if you are interested in this position.