LEAD 212 Class Leaders
We are searching for our next cohort of LEAD 212 Class Leaders!
Class Leader applications are due by Friday, February 9 at noon. Please complete the online application using this Qualtrics survey.
For detailed information about the position and to preview the application please review this packet. In addition to completing the application you must attend one of the interview dates on February 12 or February 13 from 5:30-8:00pm.
LEAD 212 Class Leaders are students who help teach the large lecture sections of LEAD 212 - Introduction to Leadership Concepts. LEAD 212 Class Leaders are asked to facilitate small group discussions, lead active-learning exercises, create a learning community with their students and perform administrative functions (such as grading, attendance, etc). These students serve as a bridge between students and instructors - they are motivated to help first semester freshmen learn the academic discipline of leadership and adjust to the K-State campus community.
The minimum qualifications for LEAD 212 Class Leaders are:
- Good academic (minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA) and disciplinary standing.
- Will be in at least their third year of college (based on years in college, not credit hours).
- Understand and believe in the mission of the Staley School of Leadership Studies.
- Have previously taken a LEAD 212 or equivalent introduction to leadership course; and have taken/currently enrolled in LEAD 350.
- Exhibit responsibility, positive attitude, confidence, flexibility, team orientation, high energy level, and strong communication skills.
- Relate well with students and faculty.
- Able to give and receive constructive feedback.
- Demonstrate a desire to learn about leadership.
- Demonstrate willingness to develop self-awareness and teamwork, planning, and facilitation skills.
- Available for 4 training seminars in the spring (2 hours per session), serving with the Flint Hills Breadbasket (approximately 2 hours), individual summer prep work (approximately 8-10 hours), Fall Retreat (approximately 8 hours).
- Able to commit 8-10 hours per week Fall 2018 for class time, class prep, grading, and individual meetings, etc.
**In order to serve as a Class Leader you must be able to attend ALL of the training sessions listed below.
Peer Leader Spring Workshops (Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building)
Friday, March 30 2:30-4:30pm
Friday, April 6 2:30-4:30pm
Friday, April 13 2:30-4:30pm
Friday, April 20 2:30-4:30pm
Monday, August 6, 9 am – 5 pm
Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building
For questions about LEAD 212 Class Leaders, please contact: Tamara Bauer (firstname.lastname@example.org)