Temporary Tutors - Academic Coaching & Tutoring (6966)

Location
Greenville, South Carolina
Salary
$8.50 - $13/hr commensurate with level of education
Posted
May 22, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

POSITION: Temporary Tutors - Academic Coaching & Tutoring (6966)

DEPARTMENT: Academic Coaching & Tutoring

APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: 6/30/2017


For ALL Faculty Positions - An unofficial/student copy of your transcript must be submitted along with your on-line application if the position you are applying for requires a degree and/or certificate. Official transcripts are required when you begin employment.

For Staff Positions - If you are applying for a position that requires a degree and/or certificate, an official transcript will be required when you begin employment.

***International transcripts must be evaluated through World Education Services***

If you are applying for a position that requires current Licensures/Certificates- a copy must be submitted along with your on-line application. Official current licensures/certificates will be required when you begin employment.

Please feel free to submit any electronic documents with your on-line application as an attachment.


  ANTICIPATED SALARY RANGE: $8.50 - $13/hr commensurate with level of education

HOURS: Monday - Thursday: 8am - 7pm and Friday: 8am - 1pm

CAMPUS: Barton, Brashier, Benson, or Northwest - Must be willing to work at any GTC Campus  

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

You must attach a letter of interest to your application indicating the subject/course you wish to tutor. 

In this challenging role, you will support Tutoring Central at Greenville Technical College by assisting students who are having academic difficulties in specified courses and motivate them to improve their academic performance. Duties may include any or all of the following:   

-Tutor students who are having academic difficulties in Math (basic math, algebra, geometry and statistics), Anatomy & Physiology, and Biology courses.

-Share specific skills and tips for improving academic performance in a course(s).

-Encourage students to improve their academic performance.

-Maintain the required paperwork on each student tutored and submit in a timely manner.

-Other responsibilities as assigned by Campus Coordinator or Director.

**Anyone interested in tutoring Math, English, Chemistry, and/or Physics will need to take a Content Knowledge Test before being interviewed.**

Greenville Technical College is one of the largest institutions of higher learning in South Carolina – and we invite you to consider becoming a part of our team!  GTC promotes a respectful campus culture that reflects appreciation for diversity and inclusion at all levels. Visit www.gvltec.edu/diversity to learn more.         

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

-College coursework with an earned “A or B” grade in the course to be tutored.  Professional tutors must have a degree, preferably a Bachelor's or Master's in related teaching discipline.

-Ability to clearly demonstrate and explain knowledge of the course subject matter to students.

-Ability to work independently and with individuals from all socio-economic backgrounds.   

-Ability to follow departmental procedures and guidelines.   

-Able to pass a Content Knowledge Test (for certain courses) with an 80% or above.  

-Must be able to devote an entire semester to tutoring and be able to work at any GTC campus.

-Must be able to tutor students one-on-one and/or in a lab setting.

-Must be familiar with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Internet Explorer).

-Must be able to attend training and/or orientation prior to beginning work.

-Student tutors must be able to work at least 10 hours a week and professional tutors should be able to work at least 20 hours a week.  

NOTE:  Current Greenville Tech students must be able to obtain and submit two faculty recommendations.  Forms will be provided.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
College coursework with an earned "A" grade in the course to be tutored.

  **Blanket Posting** - This job may be posted frequently in order to maintain an adequate pool of applicants.  The posted position(s) will be filled on an as-needed basis.  Please note that your application may be considered for current or future openings.  We invite you to apply for the position as often as it is posted to express your continued interest. 

 

  Greenville Technical College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply (EOE/AA/M/F/D/V)

It is the policy of Greenville Technical College, in accordance with applicable laws, to recruit, hire, train, and promote people throughout all college levels, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. All employment decisions shall be consistent with the principle of equal employment opportunity. *Greenville Technical College is a tobacco-free institution*

TO APPLY:  Interested applicants must visit https://hr.gvltec.edu/JobPostings.aspx to complete and submit an online application.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completed online applications.