Supplemental Instruction Leader Fall 2021
Job Title: Supplemental Instruction Leader Fall 2021
Location: UWG Recruiting Location
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 225345
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Supplemental Instruction Leaders are viewed as academic student leaders, model students, and are significant contributors to the University of West Georgia community. We believe SI Leaders provide motivation for learning and act as a role model to their fellow peers.
As members of the Center for Academic Success staff, SI Leaders:
•attend the class that they are the SI leader for,
•conduct 2-3 SI sessions per week to engage and enhance learning concepts,
•conduct an office hour,
•conduct planning sessions for their sessions,
•attend 2 trainings per month.
Must be a current University of West Georgia student enrolled for six credit hours and maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative grade-point average unless otherwise noted/indicated by the hiring department.Required Qualifications
Overall cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or faculty referred.
Must have earned a grade of “A” in the course.
Must successfully complete a background check.
SI Leaders for Fall 2021 must be available to attend a full two day training in person on Monday, August 9th and Tuesday, August 10th.
SI Leaders are selected on the basis of faculty recommendation, academic skill, leadership, character, and the ability to communicate well with others. SI Leaders are expected to have extensive knowledge of the subject they are hired to facilitate and the ability to communicate that knowledge to their peers. We expect that SI Leaders will have a positive perspective of the University of West Georgia.Other Information
Student Learning Outcomes for the Fall 2021 Supplemental Instruction Leader position:
Student will learn teamwork, evaluation, application, and further knowledge of subject.
Student will learn design and creation for SI sessions.
Students will build partnerships with the instructor and students.
NACE Career Readiness Comepentencies expected to learn:
Critical Thinking, Oral and Written Communication, Teamwork/Colalboration, Digital Technology, Leadership, and Professionalism/Work Ethic
Special Applicant Instructions
This is not a Teaching Assistant position or Tutoring position, and does not have any teaching duties. SI leaders are supervised by and report to the Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction in the Center for Academic Success.
SI Leaders for Fall 2021 must be available to attend a full two days training in person on August 9th and 10th.
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