Student Peer Educators, M2011

Bellevue, WA

Posted: 11/18/20
Deadline: 11/23/20
Reference Number: 11/23/2020

About This Organization

Bellevue College is a diverse student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. Bellevue College is located just 10 miles east of Seattle where we serve a student population of over 44% students of color and over 1,100 international students. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.

Job Duties

Student Peer Educators will work with dedicated faculty providing support inside and outside the classroom to students participating in the First Year Seminar. As a Peer Educator, you will be invited to participate in college committees to serve as student representatives and provide input on current and upcoming initiatives developed to help all students. Student Peer Educators will report to the Director of the Title III grant.

Lead Peer Educator Responsibilities:

• Review the First Year Seminar curriculum with instructor
• Facilitate discussions with peer students in the class
• Support the creation of training materials for Peer Educators
• Complete required trainings and readings
• Join Peer Educator group sessions every week
• Attend weekly meeting with Title III Director and other Lead Peer Educators
• Attend monthly Achieving the Dream/Guided Pathways meetings
• Actively engage and contribute student perspective to meetings
• Help collect student feedback
• Participate in Collaborative Problem Solving
• Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Commitment to bringing change through social justice, equity, community engagement lenses
• Currently enrolled student at BC (part-time or full-time)
• Be in Good Academic Standing (2.0 or higher) with the college
• Show patience, empathy, and equity when engaging students

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