Part-time Professional Tutor – Waxahachie Campus

POSITION PURPOSE:

Under the direction and supervision of the Academic Advisor/Tutoring Coordinator, 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 and the coordinator as needed.
  • Be available for additional hours during peak periods of the semester, such as finals.

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree with course work in the subject area you will tutor.

Preferred

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

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:  Academic Advisor / Tutoring Coordinator

SALARY:  $18.00 per hour / up to 10 hours per week.

APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:  Open Until Filled