Tutor – Chemistry
Provides academic support services to students enrolled in courses at Terra State through direct one-on-one and group tutoring and enhancement of students' study skills. Highly skilled in at least one area of instruction. Participates in training events to use support software and develop tutoring methodologies. Committed to student success and empowerment. Informs the Director of the Academic Service Center of any student issues. May assist in the development of tutoring materials or resources for students. This is a part-time as needed position.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:
•The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Provides direct one-on-one and/or small-group tutoring.
Assists students in learning area-appropriate and global study skills and other behaviors /competencies that lead to student success.
Submits and maintains accurate record of time spent with students.
Utilizes tutoring software to arrange appointments with and maintain records of student contact.
Refers any student issues to the Director of the ASC in a timely fashion and may facilitate referral to appropriate College services upon consultation with the Director.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Other Skills and Abilities:•Demonstrated ability to multitask and manage in a dynamic, changing environment desired.
•Proficient in word-processing, Internet and e-mail.
•Demonstrated ability to work with a diverse group of student, faculty and staff.
•Demonstrated ability to work as a team player, and collaborate with colleagues.
•Effective verbal, written and listening communication skills
•Effective problem solving skills.
Required Education and/or Work Experience:•Associate's degree in tutoring field required; Bachelor's degree strongly preferred.
•Prior and demonstrated experience providing instruction or tutoring support strongly preferred.