Writing Lab Tutor - Part-Time

Harold Washington College
May 21, 2019
Institution Type
Community College

Harold Washington College is the hub for education in business, entrepreneurship and professional services for the City Colleges of Chicago. We are seeking a Tutor in our Writing Lab to bridge the gap between the college and the needs of the students, with the primary objective to help students make academic progress while promoting independent learning and self reliance. 
Come join our team of tutors and assist in the success of our students! 
  • Provides academic assistance to assigned tutees, either in a group or individually. 
  • Establishes liaison with the instructor and works under the instructor’s direction to assist the student.  
  • Attends periodic training sessions given by staff members to increase competency in working with students.  
  • Maintains records on each student who is being tutored, including follow-up and periodic assessment. 
  • Schedules tutoring appointments. 
  • Provides evaluations and other reports as required by staff.  
  • Helps students develop positive attitudes toward learning and studying and helps students develop a high level of motivation in academic areas.  
  • Assists students in achieving a better understanding of specific subject material and in improving academic capabilities in designated areas.  
  • Helps students develop the study skills necessary for academic success. 
  • Establishes and maintains rapport with the assigned students. Assists in designing and implementing class cooperative projects.

  • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in English Language and Literature or in Creative Writing. Consideration will be given to candidates who do not have a Bachelors degree but possess technical certification(s) necessary for the subject being tutored. 
  • Possess excellent communication skills, and the ability to work with a diverse student body. 
  • Must be self-directed and able to complete assignments in a timely manner. 

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Thank you for your interest in CCC!

Job: Student Services
Primary Location: Harold Washington College
Job Posting: Jul 30, 2019, 10:09:49 AM

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