The Academic Peer Support Assistant is responsible for the planning, implementation and evaluation of peer development programs designed to support academic performance and student engagement.
Must be enrolled as a York student
Previous work experience may be considered
Ability to provide insight and suggestions to support individuals in making informed decisions.Ability to collaborate and work with others to complete a shared goal.Ability to provide instruction and support others in developing knowledge or skills.Ability to lead and motivate others towards learning new knowledge.Ability to take initiative and demonstrate leadership skills.Ability to understand and relate to others.
Participation in work study positions is restricted to undergraduate students who meet program requirements. For information about eligibility criteria and to access the application, please visit https://sfs.yorku.ca/work-study-programs.
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The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including, but not limited to women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities (racialized), Indigenous Peoples and persons of any gender identity and sexual orientation. York University is committed to a positive, supportive and inclusive environment.
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