Supervisors are encouraged to act as mentors to student employees, coaching them and providing opportunities and feedback to develop their skills, knowledge, work experience, and professionalism. The work-study program strives to ensure supervisors and students alike experience a positive work environment.
A supervisor is a faculty or staff member who hires and terminates student employees. A supervisor is responsible for delegating work and assignments, ensuring tasks are done on time. A supervisor is responsible for monitoring students’ monies, hours, and approves timesheets.