The Peer Mentoring Program helps new Native/Indigenous students have a smooth transition to university life.
- Strong leadership skills and enthusiasm for helping others
- Organized, dependable, and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Outgoing personality and an interest in sharing personal collegiate experiences
- Positive attitude and knowledge of NAU support services/resources/programs
- Able to communicate clearly and effectively in-person (in front of up to 25 students in a class or in a group presentation setting), phone, email, social media
- Self-motivated and works well in a team environment
- Currently enrolled as a full-time Flagstaff campus student
- Sophomore status or higher (30 units or more) as an undergraduate student
- Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher (be on track towards a 3.0 cgpa)
- Commit 10-15 hours/week to the position
- One year of experience living and/or working with Native American, Alaskan Native and/or Native Hawaiian populations
- Clean background and driving record (with valid state driver’s license)
- Commitment to complete required training
- Willing to work some weekends and/or evenings (with advance notification)
CRLA Certified Level 1 Training (Aug. 12-16, 2019) is required for all peer mentors.
NOTE: Job posting has re-opened for the 2019-20 academic year and applicants must apply through Handshake (Job Post #2204946).
For more information, contact Andrea Sequaptewa or Kiara Weathersby at 928-523-8086.