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Peer Tutor- STCC

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Please have your instructor send the letter of recommendation to asc@southwest.tn.edu

Posting Details

Posting Text

Title Peer Tutor - STCC
Position Title Peer Tutor- STCC
Department STCC-Academic Support Center (AA)
Position Summary

Southwest Tennessee Community College aims to employ peer tutors to provide learning support, course reinforcement, and coaching to students outside the classroom in one or more of the qualified subject areas.

Peer tutors will also serve as role models for other Southwest students.

This is a part-time, temporary position in the Academic Support Center, reporting to the Coordinator.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

Tutor students in areas of need.

Attend mandatory training sessions as required by CRLA.

Maintain tutoring records in TutorTrac software.

Be punctual and maintain work schedule.

Knowledge and ability to tutor students effectively in at least one of the following specified subject areas:

Accountancy
Architectural Engineering
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Computer Engineering Technology
Developmental Reading & Writing
Emergency Medical Technician
Engineering
English & Literature
Fine Arts
French
Graphic Arts
Hospitality Management
Information Technology
Developmental Math
Mathematics
Office Administration
Paralegal Studies
Political Science
Physics
Social Science
Spanish

Required Qualifications

3.25 or above GPA.

Completed 15 credit hours.

Recieved A’s in tutoring subject areas.

One letter of recommendation from an instructor in intended tutoring subject area.

Preferred Qualifications
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Work Characteristics

Provide one-on-one tutoring, group tutoring, or online tutoring.

Answer questions relating to course content and offer study strategies to empower student success.

Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.

Ability to work with a diverse student population.

Ability to work well with peers, staff, and faculty.

Pay Rate $9.00 Per Hr/10 hours a week
Posting Date 10/11/2016
Closing Date
Open until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.

Please have your instructor send the letter of recommendation to asc@southwest.tn.edu

Type of Appointment Term Contract
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Employment Category Clerical/Support
Location Southwest Tennessee Community College (Memphis)
Location of Position
Posting Number 005112

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Additional Document (s)