Bluegrass Community & Technical College's Peer Mentors are experienced students who help first year students adapt to college life. Peer mentors will also provide workshops to students on topics such as study skills, time management, test-taking, etc. The person in this position will spend most of their time working with and helping other students. Students interested in developing leadership and communication skills are highly encouraged to apply. Training will be provided.
Currently accepting applications for All Campuses for Fall 2018.
Serve as a mentor to assigned students.
Be approachable and accessible to meet the needs of students.
Help students adjust to college life by modeling successful academic and social behaviors.
Direct other students to individuals, programs, or departments at BCTC related to their needs.
Provide information, resources, and workshops for first year students.
Provide student services, information, and workshops via social media.
Assist students with tasks such as accessing Blackboard, learning to schedule classes, and more.
Minimum Education/Experience Requirements:
High school diploma/GED
3.0 cumulative GPA
Current BCTC student
Knowledgeable of campus policies and procedures
Willing to be highly involved on campus
Internal Number: 37913
About Bluegrass Community and Technical College
Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) is a member college of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System. As one of the two largest colleges in our system, BCTC transfers more students to four-year universities than any other college in the state. It awards certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees in more than 40 career and technical programs with day, evening, and online classes serving more than 16,000 students annually at seven campuses. Customized workforce training serves more than 500 businesses annually. BCTC provides excellence in learning and service with caring, experienced professors, helpful staff, and excellent facilities and a focus on student success. The college sustains strong partnerships with our communities to improve economic vitality and quality of life in the region.