Welcome to the Student Learning Center Language Exchange Program! We are glad you're interested in becoming a Student Coordinator!
LEP provides a free, flexible, and fun-filled way for Cal students, international and domestic alike, to meet and share their language skills. In our first three years, we have connected over 900 students speaking over 26 different languages, garnered attention from campus administrators, and increased opportunities for international and domestic students to create meaningful relationships at Cal. This year, we aim to further grow our global community, while continuing to provide high-touch, high-quality programming for language enthusiasts to connect. We are seeking driven and dedicated individuals to help make this happen!
As a member of the LEP team, you will work with student and professional staff to facilitate the program. On the day-to-day, this involves everything from facilitating orientations to welcome students to the program, responding to participant inquiries, and facilitating social events.
✔ Facilitate info sessions and orientations
✔ Plan and implement social events
✔ Write email communications to participants
✔ Address participants’ concerns and inquiries
✔ Assist with program outreach
✔ Compile user data and organize weekly practice hours
✔ Must be able to attend weekly staff meetings, Mondays 3-4:30PM
✔ Passionate about language learning
✔ Event planning and organizing experience
✔ Excellent oral and written communication skills
✔ Experience working with diverse populations
✔ Team player with strong collaborative skills
✔ Takes initiative and welcomes constructive criticism
✔ Attentive to detail
✔ Proficiency in at least one language other than English
✔ Experience working with international student populations
✔ Public speaking experience
✔ Creative and artistic skills
✔ Proficient in G Suite, Canva, Microsoft Office, and/or Photoshop
Compensation: $15.11/hour. Minimum hours required/week: 5. Hours are highly flexible, allowing you to work around courses and other commitments.
To apply for a Student Coordinator position, please complete the application form and submit a cover letter and resume. The deadline is Friday, January 5th. We look forward to hearing from you!