Part-time Peer Tutor – Waxahachie Campus

POSITION PURPOSE:

Under the direction and supervision of the Academic Advisor/Tutoring Coordinator, peers tutors will provide one-on-one and small group tutoring to students.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Attend required training sessions
  • 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
  • Be punctual and notify the supervisor of any delays or absences from work

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Required

  • Students can only tutor in a course they have completed with a minimum grade of B or higher.
  • Faculty Recommendation from an instructor in the subject area you are interested in tutoring in; or a professional Letter of Recommendation.

Preferred

  • Current Navarro College student.
  • 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.

REPORTS TO:  Academic Advisor/Tutoring Coordinator – Waxahachie Campus

SALARY:  $8.00 per hour / up to 10 hours per week

APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:  Open Until Filled