Part-time Tutors (Writing, Math and Science)

Georgia Highlands College
Job Description
Job Description Summary

Under limited supervision, part-time tutors provide tutoring services in all levels of subject(s) for which he or she is qualified.

Georgia Highlands is a growing and progressive institution with opportunities for the individual selected to grow with us. With a focus on employee wellness and development, the culture is warm and embracing, while the work is fast paced and challenging.

This is an excellent opportunity to impact the lives of literally thousands of students and their families.

Key Qualifications

• Proficient content knowledge in writing, as proven by transcripts
• Ability to explain complicated and challenging concepts in specific area of discipline
• Teaching and/or tutoring experience is 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 the ability to deliver outstanding customer service

Key Responsibilities

• Provides one-on-one and group tutorial sessions
• Works closely with faculty to understand the needs of students
• Performs assigned clerical duties when not tutoring

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

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. Positions are posted/removed from the system every fall, spring, and summer semester as needed. If you are not invited to interview, please consider reapplying for the next semester available.

Application Deadline

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

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