Senior Tutor -Chemistry

Overland Park, KS
Jul 21, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

  1. Tutor students in Chemistry courses including Organic Chemistry.
  2. Refer students to appropriate resources.
  3. Assist students on computers
  4. Assist in training and mentoring new tutors
  5. Participate in outreach activities and professional development programs
  6. Assist in daily activities of the center
  7. Follow good work ethics
  8. Complete other duties as requested by the supervisor.

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Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related field with successful completion of college level chemistry courses through Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry or other related courses.
  • Must be familiar with laboratory techniques including spectral analysis.
  • Must be able to help with computer programs.
  • Require good communication skills, including listening with understanding and patience.
  • Ability to explain concepts and solving word problems in Chemistry, both orally and in written form in a one to one or small group setting

Required Experience

At least one year of tutoring/teaching experience in a college setting.

Benefit Information:

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Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type

Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Saturdays & Sundays -10am-4pm
Special Instructions
Please submit unofficial transcript listing undergraduate Chemistry courses completed.