Student Leadership Opportunity - SI Leader


 As a Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leader, you can get paid to have fun, make new friends, work with an instructor you admire, build your resume and reinforce what you have learned in a difficult course.

Apply to be an SI Leader today!


Under the supervision of the Supplemental Instruction Coache and the Assistant Director of ACE, SI Leaders are trained in planning and facilitating collaborative learning study sessions for MCC students who are enrolled in targeted courses.

SI Leaders attend the course they are an SI Leader for and must have some availability (1-3 hours per week) either directly before or after class meeting times so that they can run study sessions before and/or after class.

SI Leaders work 7-10 hours per week

Major Duties:

  • Attend mandatory SI leader training prior to the start of each semester.
  • Attend class meeting times (including labs) for the course/section you are an SI Leader for.
  • Model appropriate academic attitudes and behaviors to staff, faculty, and students.
  • Plan and facilitates one-two study sessions per week either directly before or after class (or depending on the availability of students enrolled in the course.)
  • Assist students in the development of appropriate study skills.
  • Maintain consistent communication with SI Coache regarding session meeting times and locations.
  • Track student attendance and upload study session plans to blackboard each week
  • Attend monthly meetings.
  • Distribute, collect and return various supplemental instruction surveys.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

SI Leaders should have the ability and desire to work with a diverse population of their community college peers and possess good interpersonal and organizational skills. SI Leaders should be responsible, have the desire to help others, and be flexible. They should also have knowledge of basic academic study skills and application within the specific course they wish to be an SI Leader for.


SI Leaders are required to have successfully completed the Health, Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (Health and STEM), English Composition I and II, ENG 099, ELL 088 and 089 courses with a B+ or better and have a recommendation from the faculty member whom they wish to be an SI Leader for. SI Leaders should maintain an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.

Opportunities - Please note: all applicants must be a registered student to qualify for student employment positions on campus.

  • Currently accepting applications for the Spring 2019 semester
  • To apply upload your resume and cover letter to Optimal Resume.   
  • Refer to position title ACE Supplemental Instruction Leader.
  • All applicants are required to attend a Group Interview. Group Interview dates are available below

  Bedford Campus  Lowell Campus
 Wed 11/28/18 – 2:00pm- 3:00pm  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LC 403
 Mon 12/03/18 – 2:00pm- 3:00pm  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LC 403
 Thurs 12/06/18 – 9:30am- 10:30am  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LF Kerouac
 Tue 12/11/18 – 2:00pm- 3:00pm  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LC 403
 Wed 12/12/18 – 9:30am- 10:30am  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LF Kerouac
 Wed 12/19/18 – 1:00pm- 2:00pm  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LC 403
 Thurs 12/20/18 – 1:00pm- 2:00pm  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LC 406B
 Fri 12/21/18 – 8:30am- 9:30am  Academic Resource-LIB/7B  Cowan Center – LC 406B

Please contact Christine Bell  @ for more information. 

Last Modified: 11/8/18