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CURRENTLY, WE ARE NO LONGER HIRING STUDENT EMPLOYEES FOR FALL 2020.

OUR APPLICATION FORM BELOW WILL REOPEN WHEN WE ARE HIRING AGAIN. 

STUDENT EMPLOYMENT

Achieve hires undergraduate and graduate students to provide a variety of academic assistance to our clients, as well as program clerical support. As an Achieve Program support specialist, you will implement services with clients and help them to improve their academic skills under the supervision of a Case Manager who provides you with regular guidance and feedback. Support specialists perform a number of functions at the Achieve Program, including tutoring, resource and time management, test proctoring, office support, and other duties.

You will develop and improve real-world, applicable skills and make a difference in the lives of students who need your support!

Please fill out our 10-minute online application form here.

The form will ask you to sign in with your SIU email account before proceeding. 

Potential candidates must complete an in-person interview and brief assessment of specific reading and writing skills to be considered for hire.

 General Criteria for all positions:

  • Must be at least sophomore status
  • Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Must be accessible by phone and email
  • Must be reliable, honest, and friendly

Note-takers

Under special circumstances, Achieve will purchase notes from students. Announcements are usually made in the classroom when a note-taker is needed. Interested individuals must provide evidence of good note-taking skills. Notes are purchased on a contractual basis each semester.

Please note that Achieve reserves the right to terminate your services at any time during the course of the semester.