Peer Educator - 10706BR

Peer Educator

Department: 
Student Senate
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

This is a student hourly position within the Multicultural Student Government. The student will be a part of the Peer Education Team that will be tasked with serving as an ambassador, facilitator, and educator to the office and its overall mission of creating an inclusive campus community through social justice.



Job Description

  • Serve as an ambassador to the Multicultural Student Government and its mission.
  • Facilitate diversity education and social justice training, workshops, and/or presentations to student organizations, classes, and/or units or groups on campus.
  • Engage with fellow peer educators to create workshops concerning issues about diversity education and social justice.
  • Collaborate with fellow peer educators to promote training, workshops, and/or presentations.
  • Research and create educational materials for upcoming workshops and training.
  • Complete administrative tasks when needed.



Required Qualifications

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 hours at KU.
  • Interest in social justice and diversity education, and working with individuals from various backgrounds as evidenced in application materials.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience working on projects and/or organizations related to social justice and diversity education work.
  • Availability to work 8-10 hours a week during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Please include with your online application:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter addressing how you meet the required qualifications.
  • Names with contact information of three references.

Selected candidates would be required to:
  • Complete facilitator training and other periodic training with the Program Coordinator and /or OMA Staff.
  • Attend orientation & training sessions throughout the school year.
Posting for this position will remain open until qualified applicant is selected.

Contact Information to Applicants

Chiquita Jackson msgpresident@ku.edu
Andrew Davis msgcos@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$10.00 per hour.

Anticipated Start Date

22-Jan-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
10706BR
Department:
Student Senate
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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