Peer Leaders

PEER LEADER JOB DESCRIPTION

This is a unique job opportunity for returning students who enjoy helping people and want to gain experience in public relations and student personnel services. This job involves assisting faculty and staff in a variety of student services areas.

Peer Leaders are employed by the Student Engagement Center at the Downtown Campus. Areas of assignments and responsibilities include the Academic Advisement Center, Orientation and Advisement and Registration Programs, Placement Testing, Peer Leader Help Desk, Career and Transfer Center, Student Services Front Desk, Financial Services, Telecommunications campaigns, and campus tours. A Peer Leader candidate should be outgoing, friendly and possess strong communication and leadership skills. A candidate must have a GPA of 2.25 or above, a basic knowledge and interest in campus programs and services, and a positive view of Monroe Community College.

Students employed in these positions must be available to work all assigned Orientation and Advisement and Registration activities (dates will be provided) and attend a training program. A paid training program for all Peer Leaders is held several days during June each year. Peer Leaders are paid a competitive wage per hour and are provided the opportunity to earn college credit through internship coursework.

Please contact the Student Engagement Center on the 3rd floor, Room 310 in the Downtown Campus if you would like more information or if you are interested in becoming a Peer Leader.