Student Tutor -Tutoring Services

Job description

Position Title:

Student Tutor -Tutoring Services

Posting Number:


VP Area:

Sr. Assoc Provost Area


Enrollment Management Division


Center for Academic Success


The LU Tutoring Center (Mary and John Gray Library, 1st Floor)

Student Supervisor:

Rachel Hoover

Work Study Required?:


Job Duties:

The LU Tutoring Center is hiring motivated, capable and personable students to be tutors. We are looking for tutors in a variety of subjects, including engineering, math, history, biology, chemistry, business, and the social sciences.
•Meets individually with students to assist them in understanding course content
•Encourages students to develop study skills that lead to long-term retention of course material
•Maintains consistent communication with supervisory staff
•Models appropriate academic attitudes and behaviors to staff, faculty and students
•Attends mandatory tutor training meetings
•Completes and submits tutoring appointment report after each tutoring session on Navigate
•Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

•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
•Two references, including at least one from a faculty member who can verify subject proficiency
•Computer proficiency

Work Hours:

Maximun 19.5 hrs/week

EEO Statement:

Lamar University 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.

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: 8/24/2020
Application Due: 5/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time