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.
  • 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.
  • Be punctual and notify the supervisor of any delays or absences from work.

REQUIRED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

Required

  • Bachelor’s degree with course work in the subject area you will tutor with a grade of B or higher
  • Letter of Recommendation

Preferred

  • Master’s degree with course work in subject area you will tutor
  • Tutoring and/or teaching experience

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Variances from regular working hours may be necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of the position. Hours may include evenings.
  • Busy working environment with numerous interruptions.

REPORTS TO:  Academic Advisor/Tutoring Coordinator

SALARY:   $15.00 per hour / up to 10 hours per week.

APPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:  Open Until Filled