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Professional Tutor (Part-time)

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Job Summary / Basic Function:

SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION: Professional Tutors are responsible for helping students to understand different subjects. They assess, assist and encourage the students in the learning processes. Tutors also review materials used in classes, explain various topics, and address all the doubts and questions of the student in regards to that topic. Tutors function as a supplementation to the class room teaching. These duties may include, but are not limited to the following functions:

•Tutor students enrolled in college-prep (developmental) courses to remove deficiencies and prepare them for success in college-level, credit-bearing courses.
•Conduct one-on-one and small group tutorial sessions for a variety of courses, with emphasis on study strategies, and mathematics through College Algebra.
•Provide students preparing for placement tests (such as TSI), as well as other exams required for program entrance (TEAS, HESI, etc.), with study resources and direction.
•Consult with individual students to identify their needs in a variety of academic subjects and offer tutoring and other resources to address those needs.
•Work in conjunction with faculty to provide students with assistance/resources to aid them in completing assignments and meeting course objectives.
•Keep records of tutorials, as requested by the Learning Center Director and/or instructors.

Minimum Qualifications:

Required Experience:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Math, Engineering or Education
•Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
•Demonstrated proficiency in specific tutoring subject areas (A or B grades in courses)
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills
•Strong decision-making skills

EEO Statement:

Lamar Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Experience:
•Previous tutoring experience
•Customer service experience
•Computer proficiency
•Master’s Degree in Mathematics or Engineering
•Teacher Certification in Mathematics

Security Sensitive Statement:

This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.



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Job No:
Posted: 12/28/2019
Application Due: 6/23/2021
Work Type: Full Time