Now recruiting: Peer Learning Advisors (PLAs) at all campuses

Are you a current La Trobe student with a passion for helping others develop their skills?

Applications are now open for our Peer Learning Advisor (PLA) team for 2023!

As a Peer Learning Advisor (PLA), you will work as part of a team to provide academic support (online via Zoom and on campus) to students through one-on-one or small group interactions. You will also assist with the promotion of the PLA program and may support or deliver workshops.

You will assist students to:

  • Develop basic academic skills for independent learning, including learning online
  • Unpack, plan, structure, and reference assignments
  • Navigate and access the resources and services of the University
  • Navigate online platforms which support tertiary learning
  • Understand how to use Library databases and locate Library resources
  • Develop confidence and a sense of belonging
  • Develop maths/stats skills (some PLAs)

    You will also collaborate with staff to deliver learning resources, promote the PLA program and undertake other activities as required.

Visit Career Hub to read the full position description and instructions on how to apply.

Applications close Monday 17 October 2022.