Academic Tutor - STEM (Two Positions Available)

Position ID: 35169
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Student Support Services
Position Description
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Posting Details
Posting Number:  0600798
Classification Title:  Academic Tutor - STEM (2)
Position Title:  Academic Tutor - STEM (2)
Position Type:  Staff
Department:  Student Support Services
Job Summary/Basic Function:
Atlanta Metropolitan State College, a four-year degree-granting institution of the University System of Georgia, is accepting applications for (2) Academic Tutor for the Support Services - STEM (SSS-STEM) program. SSS-STEM is a Federal TRiO Programs designed to motivate and support students from disadvantaged backgrounds, supplementing their existing education and preparing them for academic success at all educational levels. The SSS-STEM program at Atlanta Metropolitan State College currently serves 120 students on its beautifully landscaped campus which is located 10 minutes south of downtown Atlanta and 15 minutes north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

This is a temporary non-exempt position that reports to the SSS-STEM Director. Applicants will provide individual and small group tutoring to SSS-STEM students. The Academic Tutor will assist students in improving academic achievement by meeting with them to clarify learning problems and work on study skills. Other educational assistance can include: reviewing class material, discussing text, test preparation, formulating ideas for papers, or working on solutions to problems. Tutoring is a supplement to classroom teaching.  

Minimum Qualifications:
Applicants applying for this position must have an at least an A.A., A.S. in an academic discipline, Demonstrated excellence in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Calculus, Statistics, Anatomy, Physiology and/or Algebra. 
Posting Date:  02-24-2017 
Closing Date:  Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Position is available August - April. Interested persons should submit, (1) a cover letter; (2) a detailed resume; (3) copies of all college transcripts; (candidates selected for interview will be required to provide official copies of all college transcripts); (4) the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references. A criminal background check is required.  
Employment Status:  Temporary  
Conditions of Employment:  Part-Time
Criminal Background Check Required?  Yes
Advertised Salary and Benefits:  $15 an hour. There are no benefits associated with this position.  
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
STEM; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Chemistry, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Physics, General
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
Physiology, General
Algebra and Number Theory
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Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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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

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Louis C Castenell, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II