Class Representative Recruitment

Bethune College is recruiting Class Representatives for Fall and Year courses.

Class Representative (CR) Program

This program is designed to strengthen the ties between students and course directors/instructors, to help students get more engaged and to help students perform better in their courses.

If you are in a first or second year course within the Faculty of Science or Lassonde School of Engineering please consider applying.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Meet with the course director/instructor on a need-to basis to discuss feedback received from classmates.
  • Organize study groups; coordinate timings with Peer Tutors and book study rooms as necessary
  • Keep accurate records of study group attendance and other interactions; write a reflective summary of duties performed at the end of the semester.
  • Make class announcements regarding any events/workshops/seminars organized by Bethune College.
  • Attend biweekly meetings with fellow CRs and the CR Program Coordinator.
  • Assist with the recruitment of new Peer Leaders (New CRs especially)
  • NOTE: If CRs miss two meetings, they will have to attend a Time Management Workshop. If CRs miss three meetings, they will forfeit their roles

Mandatory Training and Events

  • Basic Peer Leadership Training → 9 am - 5 pm on Sunday, September 24th.
  • CR Training →  immediately following BPL; 5 pm – 6pm on Sunday, September 24th.
  • NOTE: Failure to attend the mandatory training sessions may disqualify the candidate.

How to Apply

Deadline to apply is Monday, September 18th, 2017 at 8:00 pm. 

You will need to provide your RESUME and Personal Statement outlining why you want to be a CR.  Save both documents into one PDF file and title it with your FULL NAME – DATE

(E.g. MARY JAMES – June 20_2017).

NOTE: Candidates will be notified of their application status by the evening of Monday, June 26th.

Click here to apply

Have questions or want a copy of the above information in a different format?  Email bccr@yorku.ca