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Employment – Professional Tutor

Posted On: Thursday, 01 September 2016
Department: Staff
Location: Enterprise
Job Type: Part Time
Education: 4 Year Degree

POSITION:

Professional Tutor, TRIO Student Support Services (Multiple Positions) – Part Time

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s Degree from accredited institution.Each tutor must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.Each tutor must have earned an “A in the course(s) in which he/she is to tutor. “B’s” are accepted on a case by case basis.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The primary responsibility of tutors is to provide academic support for students who lack the educational background for college work by providing direct tutorial assistance to the students.  Tutors are to reinforce or explain class material in a content area.  Tutors are also to help students develop self-confidence and reduce the fear of failure.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

SEE ATTACHED JOB DESCRIPTION

SALARY:

L $18.72/hr

POSITION AVAILABLE:

September 2016

POSITION DEADLINE:

Continuous Posting

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Applicants must submit a complete packet which consists of the following:

  • Completed and signed ESCC Application for Employment
  • Current resume
  • Copy of transcript showing degree and date conferred
  • Two signed professional letters of reference describing the applicant’s skills, abilities, and work experience relevant to this position.

Employment is contingent upon employer verification of work experience. Must be on company letterhead or form, signed by company administrator and include name, title & dates employed. Only applicants who meet the required qualifications and submit a complete application packet by the deadline will be considered. Applications submitted by fax or email will not be accepted. Hard copy applications will not be accepted. From applications received, a search committee will review applications, interview eligible applicants, and select candidates for further consideration by the President.  Interviews will be by appointment only. Applicants must travel at their own expense. Candidates selected for an interview must demonstrate proficiency in written English and skills assessment may be included as part of the interview process. All applications become the property of ESCC. In accordance with Alabama Community College System policy and guidelines, the applicant chosen for employment will be required to sign a consent form for a criminal background check. Employment will be contingent upon receipt of a clearance notification from a criminal background check. Enterprise State Community College is an active participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-verify). E-verify electronically confirms an employee’s eligibility to work in the United States as required by the Department of Homeland Security. The candidate hired will be responsible for the nonrefundable minimum cost of $17.40 for the criminal background investigation.  Additional charges may apply.

Enterprise State Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Alabama Community College System, including all postsecondary community and technical colleges under the control of the Alabama Community College Board of Trustees, that no employee or applicant for employment or promotion, on the basis of any impermissible criterion or characteristic including, without limitation, race, color, national origin, religion, marital status, disability, sex, age, or any other protected class as defined by federal and state law, shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment. Enterprise State Community College will make reasonable accommodations for qualified disabled applicants or employees. The College reserves the right to withdraw this job announcement at any time prior to the awarding.

Enterprise State Community College application for employment form is available at www.escc.edu and should submitted online.

Job Title:

Professional Tutor, TRIO Student Support Services (Multiple Positions) – Part Time

Department:

Student Support Services

Reports to:

Director of Student Support Services

Job Summary:

The primary responsibility of tutors is to provide academic support for students who lack the educational background for college work by providing direct tutorial assistance to the students. Tutors are to reinforce or explain class material in a content area. Tutors are also to help students develop self-confidence and reduce the fear of failure.

Essential Job Functions:

  1. To keep session reports up to date
  2. To make and keep appointments with students
  3. To follow up at least once during the semester by phone, not or conversation with instructors of each student tutored
  4. To complete all necessary paperwork on time
  5. To attend scheduled tutor meetings and other in-service meetings
  6. To complete any other duties assigned by program personnel
  7. Tutors are responsible for coming by or calling the SSS office daily to check schedules, pick up messages, and touch base with office staff.

Job Specifications:

Much of the program’s success depends upon the quality of the tutors employed. The screening of applications is a process designed to secure patient, responsible, and mature tutors with a commitment to and respect for their fellow students. Academic excellence is one of the top priorities.

Tutors will be selected on the basis of faculty recommendations of students or highly qualified applicants who have demonstrated sensitivity, knowledge, understanding, and ability to relate to other students.

Required Education/Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from accredited institution.

Each tutor must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. Each tutor must have earned an “A in the course(s) in which he/she is to tutor. “B’s” are accepted on a case by case basis.

Required License/Certification: N/A

NOTE: Statements included in this description are intended to be representative of the duties and responsibilities of this job and are not to be interpreted as being all inclusive. The employee may be assigned other duties that are not specifically included.

 

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