Hiring for Peer Connections Peer Educators will take place throughout the following dates:- October 2018 : Recruitment - Applications due on October 31st @ midnight.- November 2018 : Interviews- Late November/Early December : Decisions and paperwork
1) Your resume.
2) An unofficial copy of your SJSU transcript. If you have any transfer credits or if you are a graduate student with a degree from another institution, please include unofficial transcripts from your previous institution(s) as well as your current SJSU transcript.
ADDITIONALLY, TWO reference forms must be submitted on your behalf from a past instructor, employer, or other person(s) who can accurately assess your ability to be a peer educator. At least one reference form MUST be from an SJSU faculty member.
The reference form can be found at goo.gl/oSCZwT . Please forward this link to your references so they can fill it out.
Further recommendations/references may be requested during or after your interview.
• Minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or a 3.0 for 2 consecutive semesters prior to the hiring semester. • Must be enrolled in at least 6 units as an undergraduate or at least 4 units as a graduate student. • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. • Demonstrated above-average creative problem-solving, critical thinking, patience, & decision- making skills. • Ability to work in a diverse, team-driven environment with a variety of students, faculty, and staff. • Friendly, respectful, and professional demeanor with a positive attitude. • Willingness to accept supervision and constructive feedback and to implement recommendations for improvement as directed. • Making satisfactory progress towards earning a degree.
PEER CONNECTIONS• Must be available to attend peer educator training on weekdays January 14th - 18th, and January 22nd, 9am - 5pm. Note that all HR paperwork must be completed prior to starting training. • Must attend weekly training meetings on Fridays from 9:30am - 11:30am or 1:30pm - 3:30pm for the first semester of employment and designated meetings on Thursdays from 4:30-5:45 pm.
SJSU ATHLETICS• Must be available to attend peer educator training in January (Dates TBD). Note that all HR paperwork must be completed prior to starting training. • Must attend weekly staff meetings on Fridays from 10am - 11am