Success Skills Workshop Positions

Primary Responsibilities

Success Skills Workshops are one-hour sessions that focus on skills students need to be successful in college (academic habits and metacognitive skills). Topics that are covered in the Success Skills Workshops include, but are not limited to: preparing for a successful semester, note taking, public speaking, how to work in groups, personal finance, and stress management.

The Success Skills Workshop Peer Educator’s role is to present and facilitate students through pre-built interactive presentations. Student group sizes range between 20-25 students per workshop. Success Skills Workshop Peer Educators (SSW PEs) may be required to facilitate the workshops in-person and/or virtually.

SSW PE schedules will be coordinated with the student’s curricular and extracurricular activities. Outside of the workshop schedule, staff must be available to meet once a month for staff meeting.

Required Qualifications

Prior to the date of hire, the candidate must have the following qualifications:

  • At least 30 credit hours earned and one full semester at UC (by start of employment)
  • A minimum of a 3.0 GPA
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Excellent self-motivation and organization skills
  • Availability of at least 5 hours per week, with fewer than 24 hours of work per week across all campus positions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior success in completing a Learning Commons Success Plan 

No references are required for this position.

How to Apply

Once you have reviewed the position responsibilities and qualifications, go back to the Student Employment main page and apply. You are able to select more than one position you want to apply for within the application, but you should not select all positions.

Questions? Contact the Learning Commons Front Desk at (513) 556-3244 or email the professional staff member supervising the position. Go to the Learning Commons Professional Staff page for details on the supervisor you should contact.