Part-time Professional Tutor – Corsicana Campus

POSITION PURPOSE:

Under the direction and supervision of the Coordinator of the Learning Commons and Tutorial Services, and the Math Lab Instructor in the case of the TEA(M)2 Center, professional tutors will provide one-on-one and small group tutoring to students.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Attend required training sessions to include three hours of initial training in the first semester and two hours of additional training in each subsequent semester
  • Incorporate skills learned in training to daily practice with students
  • Understand the curriculum and course requirements within their subject area, and teach in a manner to support it
  • Provide one-on-one and small group tutoring to students, incorporating:
    • Learning opportunities that address multiple learning styles
    • Practices that address affective factors such as anxiety
    • Study skills that empower the student to learn
    • Technology such as computers and tablet PCs, with related software
  • Provide support to peer tutors when the Coordinator or Math Lab Instructor are not present
  • Be available for additional hours during peak periods of the semester, such as finals

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in subject area you will tutor

Preferred

  • Master’s degree in subject area you will tutor
  • Teaching and/or tutoring experience

SUPERVISES:

  • Peer Tutors

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Variances from regular working hours may be necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of the position
  • Busy working environment with numerous interruptions
  • Hours can include nights and weekends

 REPORTS TO:  Coordinator of Learning Commons and Tutorial Services

SALARY:  $18.00 per hour / up to 19 hours per week

APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:  Open Until Filled