Apply to be a Supplemental Instruction Leader
The LAR Department is always looking for responsible and dynamic individuals to be Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leaders. SI Leaders prepare, develop, facilitate, and manage peer-led group learning sessions for students enrolled in historically difficult courses.
Getting Hired as a Supplemental Instruction Leader
- Complete the subject you wish to be an SI Leader in with a grade of A or B and maintain a 3.0 GPA in the discipline.
- Prove your status as a full-time student (12 units) if you are an undergraduate attending a community college or university, or be enrolled in at least six units if you are a graduate student or enrolled in a credential program.
- Submit an Online LBCC Tutor Application including your transcripts.
- Have an instructor in the SI discipline you are applying for complete and submit the confidential Academic Reference Form.
- Be available to attend all mandated training meetings.
- Be chosen for an interview and selected for the position.
- Be available to work a minimum of 10 hours.
Requirements and duties as a Supplemental Instruction Leader
- Attend pre-semester training as well as bi-monthly meetings (typically held on Fridays).
- Participate in CRLA Tutor Training Academy (held on Fridays) over a 5-week period).
- Attend the SI Class lectures and model ideal student behavior.
- Prepare study session plans for each SI session.
- Meet regularly with faculty teaching the supported course.
- Maintain student attendance records.
- Periodically meet with SI Program Coordinator.
- Respect the privacy of student information, grades, and performance.
- Maintain a professional working environment in the classroom and on campus.
SI Leaders are paid according to their experience on the job. SI Leaders are able to work for a maximum of six semesters, subject to semesterly evaluation and review by their supervisor. SI Leaders work typically 10-14 hours per week.