Community Mentor Program

As a Community Mentor (CM) of the CCE, the CM’s primary responsibility is to work with local agencies and organizations to develop, implement and coordinate community-University partnerships designed to address unmet needs as defined by the community.  As part of their partnership building, the mentors will train and support fellow students placed in Community Based Learning engagement activities. Job description are available below.

Positions and Job Descriptions

Yearly recruitment occurs in late March every Spring semester.  During the recruitment period, applicants are asked to complete a New Community Mentor Application or a Returning Community Mentor Application and submit online by the deadline listed below. Applicants must pay close attention to the required documents that need to be submitted to complete the application.

New Community Mentor Application Requirements

  1. New CM Online Application
  2. 250 word Vision Statement
  3. Copy of Current Academic Transcript
  4. Current Resume
  5. New CM Online Recommendation Form (The applicant must send this link directly to a SLU Faculty or Staff who complete and submit online prior to application deadline)
  6. New CM Online Recommendation form (The appllicant must send this link directly to a community partner or volunteer supervisor who will complete and submit online prior to application deadline)

Application Deadline: Monday, March 31st, 12noon

Interviews will be conducted the week of March 31st- April 4th.
Decisions will be made and announced by Friday, April 4th.

Returning Community Mentor Application Requirements

  1. Returning CM Online Application
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Copy of Current Academic Transcript
  4. Current Resume
  5. Returning CM Online Recommendation Form (The returning applicant must send this link directly to a community partner who will complete and submit online prior to application deadline)

Application Deadline: Monday, March 31st, 12noon

Interviews will be conducted the week of March 31st- April 4th.
Decisions will be made and announced by Friday, April 4th.

For more information, please contact the Center for Civic Engagement or x5095.

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