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Peer Advisor Jobs are Available in Middletown

Four Peer Advisor positions are available at Student Services Central and the Academic Advising Office in Middletown. Peers will greet and assist new and current students looking for services in these offices.  

Peer advising is an opportunity for students who enjoy helping people and want to gain experience in leadership, customer service, and office assistance.

Required Skills:

  • Proactive
  • Able to handle multiple tasks
  • Possess listening/ communication/ presentation skills
  • Enjoy helping others
  • Be open-minded
  • Be a team player
  • Feel comfortable using computer programs: SUNY Orange email, Banner, navigating SUNY Orange web site, and other online resources.

Selection:

  • Plan to enroll in the Fall 2014 semester
  • Have a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Provide recommendations from two faculty members 

Students must be available to work during the summer and winter breaks.

  • Apply by Friday, April 25: four Peer Advisors will be selected to support Student Services Central and the Advising Office in Middletown beginning mid May. Eligible students will interview with staff. Selected students will be informed of final decision by Friday, May 15. 

***$9.00/hour- 5-20 hours/week (we will work around students' class schedule).

To download a job application and recommendation forms, go to our web site at: http://www.sunyorange.edu/advising/peeradvising.shtml 

Or pick up required paperwork at the Academic Advising Office, Shepard Student Center, 3rd floor. Please contact us if you have any questions at (845) 341-4070.

Talia Llosa
Academic Advising
4/1/2014