Reading Week Student Leaders

Work with diverse stakeholders to plan and implement community projects over Reading Week.

Overview

Who can apply?

Students from all disciplines and years.  Preference given to alumni of the Reading Week Program. 

No. of positions available40-45
Time commitment

10-20 hours of independent Project Planning, plus 5 mandatory scheduled meetings.*

*for detailed time requirements, please review position description

Position description

Reading Week Student Leader Position Description 2020-2021

Skills developed

Team Building

Project Planning

Facilitation

Community Engagement 

Contact

Krista Knechtle - Student Engagement Coordinator

Krista.Knechtle@ubc.ca

Application Process

You will be required to respond to 3 short answer questions as a part of the application: 

1. Why do you want to be involved as a student leader? 

2. What do you hope to learn through the role? 

3. Please identify 2-3 strengths and/or qualities that will help you in the role. Be sure to refer to your past experiences that have helps you develop them. 

More info

Learn more here.