Class Representative Recruitment

Bethune College is recruiting Class Representatives for Winter and Year courses (Year courses must not currently have a Class Representative).

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, January 21st.
  • CR Training →  immediately following BPL; 5 pm – 6pm on Sunday, January 21st.
  • NOTE: Failure to attend the mandatory training sessions may disqualify the candidate.

How to Apply

Deadline to apply is Sunday, January 14th, 2018 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 – January 12_2018).

NOTE: Candidates will be notified of their application status by the evening of Thursday, January 19th. If keeping your schedule open for training on Jan. 21st will be difficult please let us know, you will have an opportunity to do so in the application form linked below.

Click here to apply

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