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Work for Summer Bridge 2019

We are excited to invite applications for Summer Bridge 2019 Ambassador positions. Applications for other academic positions will be posted under their respective academic program. Expand below to learn more. 

Compensation & Benefits

Compensation is  $15.00/hour*

 

*Note: Students may not be employed by the University more than 50% time during the fall or spring semester in any combination of titles. Students may work up to 100% time during the summer and during the winter break.

 

Working as an Ambassador allows you to:

 

Shape the class of 2023

Enhance your ability to work collaboratively

Bolster your ability to communicate and thrive in a multicultural environment

Expand your social and professional connections

Become part of a diverse, dynamic, and inclusive service culture

Qualifications, Requirements & Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

 

Past participation in the Summer Bridge program

Demonstrated knowledge of the Summer Bridge Program goals and objectives

Commitment to serving students from educationally disadvantaged backgrounds

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

Excellent oral communication skills

Demonstrated ability to work independently

Demonstrated commitment to community service

Demonstrated interest in ensuring educational access and equity  

Knowledge of K-12 educational disparities

 

Experience working in a multicultural environment

Customer service experience, specifically in the area of phone banking

 

Program Requirements for Selected Candidates

 

Ability to commit 12hr/wk* during outreach period beginning April 8, 2019 (hours available Mon through Fri between 5PM to 9PM; Sat-Sun 12PM to 5PM)

Attend training on Fridays 12-2PM* (beginning February 8, 2019)

 

*Note: Students may not be employed by the University more than 50% time during the fall or spring semester in any combination of titles. Students may work up to 100% time during the summer and during the winter break. Moreover, if study group attendance drops below 4 for two consecutive weeks, study group hours will be converted to drop-in hours.

 

Responsibilities

 

Prepare for ambassador training (1-2hrs/wk)

Represent UC Berkeley and the Summer Bridge Program

Outreach to freshman admits via phone

Table at YIELD and other recruitment activities

Complete requisite number of calls and accurately record call information

Foster an inclusive and welcoming learning environment

 

Application Procedure

Materials Required

 

General Applicant Information

Short responses

 

Process

 

Submit a complete application

Candidates who submit a complete application and who satisfy the minimum qualifications and program requirements will be invited for an interview

Candidates are notified of the results of their applications in writing within one week of their interview

 

Deadline

 

Applications are due no later than Monday, December 3, 2018 at 11:59PM.

 

Apply Here

 

Summer Bridge Ambassador Application

 

Application Inquiries

Email:  sbridge@berkeley.edu

Phone:  510-643-9908

Statement of Non-Discrimination

SLC Statement of Non-Discrimination

 

The UC Berkeley Student Learning Center, in accordance with applicable Federal and State law and University policy, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, ancestry, age, marital status, or service in the uniformed services. This nondiscrimination policy covers all matters related to hiring and service. Click here for the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy.

 

SLC Statement of Affirmation

 

In addition to our commitment to a non-discriminatory and equitable workplace, the SLC seeks to provide all students and members of the Cal community with a respectful and inclusive learning environment conducive to growth and discovery. Click here to read more.