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"As Needed" Part-time Writing Tutor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

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.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title "As Needed" Part-time Writing Tutor
Campus/Instructional Site

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.

Letters of Recommendation

Reference Request Details

Accept References Yes
Minimum Requests 0
Maximum Requests

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about employment opportunities with us?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Personal Referral
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Advertisement / Publication
    • Web Site
    • Other
  2. Please provide specific details regarding your answer above (ex: name of referral, website name, etc.)

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your highest level of education completed?
    • High School diploma or GED
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Doctorate
    • Post Doctorate
  4. * Are you a currently enrolled student at Georgia Highlands College?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * What subjects are you comfortable tutoring?
    • English
    • Math
    • Science
    • English and Math
    • English and Science
    • Math and Science
    • All three subjects
  6. * On which campuses are you available and interested in tutoring?
    • Cartersville
    • Douglasville
    • Floyd
    • Marietta
    • Paulding
  7. * Are you now or do you anticipate future employment with any other University System of Georgia institution?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. If the answer to the above question was yes, please provide the name of the school and your title.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2