You must be a registered Antioch College student to be eligible for this position.
The Thrive Peer Coach will be trained to work with first-year students who are seeking support with academic and social adjustment by providing educational assistance and resources.
Essential Responsibilities of the Position:
The student worker will be responsible for assisting students in connecting with needed academic resources on a drop-in basis; either monitoring a desk in the area or a virtual chat desk.
Additionally, individual coaching sessions can be scheduled to provide support of task management, planning and organization, self-advocacy, communication skills, and campus/academic engagement.
Plan and execute group work sessions, relevant programming for new students, info sessions/training opportunities for faculty, etc.
Additional responsibilities as assigned
Proven Academic Success is essential.
Clear communication, use of basic technology to send emails, schedule meetings, creating training tools as needed.
Should be comfortable speaking in a group of students or faculty, maintain positive and supportive relationships with new students on campus.
Maintain and execute group work sessions, relevant programming for new students, info sessions/training opportunities for faculty, etc.
This position will require you to complete FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) training.
Required Physical Abilities:
Physical ability to perform daily office activities, including sitting long periods at a desk, light-duty lifting, written and oral correspondence.
Position works extensively in an office environment; seated or standing and utilizing standard office equipment such as networked computers, telephones, copiers, fax machines
Indoor office environment; heated and cooled institutionally
Occasional requirement to move around campus and in other locations, indoors and outdoors, over paved and rough terrain experiencing local temperature and weather variations
Number of Positions Available (per term):
Hours per Week: 10
Term Position is Available:
Fall 2021, Winter 2022, Spring 2022
Immediate Supervisor Name:
To apply, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following Application Material.
Include the position title in subject line.
In the body of the email answer the following questions:
What is your Class Schedule?
What hours are you available to work?
What year are you?
Have you worked on campus before?
Submit your resume detailing your work history and relevant experience as an attachment in Word or PDF format.
Antioch College is an equal opportunity employer; the College offers employment, advancement opportunities and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status. Candidates who can contribute to Antioch’s commitment to diversity and its evolving multilingual culture are encouraged to apply.