Part-Time Writing Tutor "As Needed" (Rome, Cartersville, Pauding, Douglasville, & Marietta Campus)

Position ID: 34585
Location
Institution: 
Georgia Highlands College
College/Div/School: 
Academic & Student Affairs
Department: 
Tutorial Services
Branch Campus: 
Rome, Cartersville, Paulding, Douglasville & Marietta Campus)
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Temporary Tutor
Job Description: 

 

Position Information
Job Title "As Needed" Part-time Writing Tutor
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary

Under limited supervision, part-time tutors will tutor all levels of subject(s) for which he or she is qualified.

Key Responsibilities

• Provide one-on-one and group tutorial sessions
• Work closely with faculty to understand the needs of students
• Perform assigned clerical duties when not tutoring

Key Qualifications

• Proficient content knowledge in English, as proven by transcripts
• Ability to explain complicated and challenging concepts in specific area of discipline
• Teaching and/or tutoring experience desired
• Excellent communication, people and computer skills
• Must be a self-starter
• Able to motivate and encourage students
• Willingness to communicate with staff, coaches, advisors and professors
• Desire to help others and ability to deliver outstanding customer service

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Knowledge of the principles of college-level tutoring
• Knowledge of computers and job-related software programs
• Knowledge of current academic resources and materials
• Knowledge of student support services
• Skill in the analysis of problems and the development and implementation of solutions
• Skill in oral and written communication

Salary Salary commensurate with experience
Special Instructions to Applicants

A background investigation will be performed for successful applicants as a condition of employment. Part-time tutors work on an as needed basis with the possibility of renewal from semester to semester. Interviews are offered to applicants when a position becomes available and the applicant meets the qualifications. Postings are removed from the system every June, and a new posting is created in July. If you are not invited to interview, please consider reapplying in July of each year, as hiring managers can only pull applicants from a current annual posting.

Application Deadline

Position open until filled and applications will be screened as received.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
English Language and Literature, General
Writing, General
Degree Levels: 
Associates
High School/GED
Position Type: 
Staff
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822
E-Mail: ch@uga.edu

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II