Professional Tutor: Math, Science, Information Technology, Business, Part-Timne

Position ID: 33360
Georgia Gwinnett College
Academic Affairs
School of Transitional Studies
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Temporary Tutor
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Job Details
Position Title:  Professional Tutor: Math/Science/IT/Business, Part-Time
Job Category:  Staff
Department:  School of Transitional Studies - 4006510220
Division:  Academic Affairs
Required Documents:  Cover Letter, Resume, Unofficial Transcript 1
Position Statement:  Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools. With a current enrollment of over 11,000 students, enrollment is projected to exceed 13,000 students in 2016, including both residential and commuter students. Located in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area, GGC provides a student centered, technology-enriched learning environment. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology. 
Description:  The Academic Enhancement Center in the School of Transitional Studies is seeking self-motivated and highly proactive individuals to work as professional tutors for the Math/Science/IT/Business Lab.  The ideal candidate must have at least a Bachelor’s degree and have a grade of B or better in their desired tutoring area.  The candidate must be able to work with a diverse group of people, meet deadlines and work under minimal supervision.  The candidate must be knowledgeable of tutoring pedagogy and be able to lead seminars and/or workshops in their desired tutoring discipline for their colleagues and GGC students.  He/She must have a strong affinity for helping others, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a positive disposition. 
Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Prior tutoring, teaching, coaching or mentoring experience
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must complete and return a detailed background application packet that is subject to verification and a criminal history check
  • Must be flexible to attend and/or present at offsite or on-campus workshops or professional development opportunities to enhance the program’s efficiency
  • Must be able to attend the summer tutor training and other required meetings
  • Ability to work well with their peers and/or other students within the GGC community, either in the AEC or at other locations across campus
  • Must be able to handle confidential information
  • Must be able to maintain a regular weekly schedule throughout the semester

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters or Doctorate (PH.D.)
  • Tutoring/teaching experience in higher education
  • Have experience working with underprepared students from diverse backgrounds
Position Disclosure:  Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
Physical Requirements
Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions.
Work Hours:  Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends). This is a part-time position up to 19 hours per week.
Position Status:  Part-Time
FLSA:  Non-exempt
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Mathematics, General
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Information Technology
Business, General
Developmental/Remedial Mathematics
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Vacancy Status: 

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