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CAMP Mentor application

Applications are due July 15, 2022.

PCC CAMP is hiring Peer Mentors for next school year (2022–23). These are part-time student employment positions for the academic school year, working 10–15 hours per week.

Job description

  • CAMP Peer Mentors provide support to first-year college students from migrant and seasonal farm work backgrounds who are participants in the CAMP Program.
  • Good communication, organization, and teamwork skills are essential for this student leadership position.
  • Assist with planning and facilitation of summer CAMP Orientation activities scheduled for week of September 12.
  • Maintain time management skills to schedule individual meetings with CAMP mentees to provide encouragement and resources in their transition to college.
  • Coordinate group meetings to build community with their mentee group.
  • Help organize workshops and program events for migrant students and their families to learn about higher education.
  • Participate in professional development training throughout the school year to develop mentorship skills.

Eligibility requirements

  • Complete the PCC CAMP Program first-year experience with 36 or more credits.
  • Return to PCC for second or third year of college studies Fall 2022 – Spring 2023.
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher according to PCC college transcripts.
  • Successfully renew 2022–23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Apply

Complete the following CAMP Mentor application form. Applications will be accepted through July 15, 2022. Please contact greg.contreras@pcc.edu with any questions.

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Upload a copy of your updated cover letter, which describes your interest in the position and why you feel you would be a helpful mentor for first-year migrant students. PDF files only, please.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 20 MB.
Upload a copy of your updated resume, which details your qualifications and skills in addition to work experience and/or activities that relate to the position. PDF files only, please.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 20 MB.