ALC SI Leader - Student Hourly

Position Overview

The University Academic Support Centers (UASC) strive to make diversity, equity, and inclusion our core reflex – not just an initiative. We believe students learn best when they feel a sense of commitment from our staff to create an authentic and welcoming environment that celebrates their differences and empowers their unique capabilities. Our centers share a commitment to embracing, supporting, and reflecting the amazing diversity of the student populations we serve.

The Academic Learning Center (ALC) is a unit in the USAC that provides programming to all KU students in the form of Supplemental Instruction (SI), Tutoring Services, Academic Consultations, and Academic Success Workshops. SI is an academic support program utilizing peer-led study sessions to enhance student performance in specific classes.

Job Description

Job Description:
The SI Leader, as a representative of Supplemental Instruction (SI), leads engaging and collaborative study sessions for one specific class. Please visit to see specific SI Leader job openings for Spring 2023. SI Leaders must be available to attend the lectures and then prepare for study sessions that are held twice a week. The sessions are on a set schedule beginning the second week of classes through the last week of classes. To prepare for their roles, SI Leaders are expected to attend: a multi-day training prior to the start of their sessions as well as SI Leader meetings that are held biweekly throughout the semester.

Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
  • Current University of Kansas undergraduate student enrolled in six or more credit hours.
  • A minimum of a B letter grade in the selected class.
  • Strong proven written communication skills, as evidenced by application materials.
  • Professor approval for the class in which the applicant is applying.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong proven verbal communication skills, as evidenced by the interview.
  • An overall GPA of 3.0 or above.
  • Experience leading small groups.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including Word, Outlook, Excel, Teams, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience providing academic support and/or tutoring.
  • Strong proven attention to detail, as demonstrated by the application materials and work experience.

Additional Candidate Instructions

There are two parts to the SI Leader application: The HR online application and supplemental application:
  1. Please complete the HR online Application via
  2. Access the supplemental application at this link: (Select SI Leader Supplemental Application)

Both parts of the application must be submitted by Wednesday, August 9th to be considered for an interview. This a pool position for the Fall 2023 semester, and the review of applications is ongoing, hires will be made throughout the posting period.
Application deadline is Wednesday, August 9th, at 11:59 PM

Contact Information to Applicants

Contact Information to Candidates:
Andrea Dreyer-Isaacson

Advertised Salary Range


Anticipated Start Date

Monday August 14, 2023

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Posting Information

  • Posting ID:  24860BR
  • Department:  University Academic Support Ct
  • Primary Campus:  University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
  • Reg/Temp:  Temporary
  • Employee Class:  S-Student

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