Student Tutor - (Federal Work Study)

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How to Apply to this Posting

Special Instructions

In order to apply for this position, a student must have applied for Federal Work Study and received an authorization notification from the Financial Aids Program Coordinator, Mrs. Debra Reynolds.

Please make sure that you upload the authorization notification in the others section of applicant documents.

Posting Details

Job TitleStudent Tutor - (Federal Work Study)Employment StatusPart Time .25DepartmentSchool of Arts & SciencesPurpose of Job

This position is located in the Saturday STEM Department, Mrs. Mary Trimble, Supervisor.

To assist with the day to day operations of the department.

Scope of Responsibilities

Tutoring/Mentoring and character building through establishing peer relationships with young students that will help them to achieve academic success in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics on scheduled Saturdays.

Essential Job Functions

Set up and break down lab equipment and instructional supplies
Perform duties as instructional assistant in the classroom
Serve as mentor/tutor to STEM participants
Research background material for lessons
Participate in all activities
Supervising young students at all times
Assist in preparing accountability and assessment reports
Attend professional development opportunities


High school diploma.
Classified as an undergraduate at Alcorn State University.
Enrolled in at least 6 semester hours.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

• Must be dependable and able to work without supervisor’s constant oversight;
• Must have excellent interpersonal, customer relations, communication, and organizational skills;
• Effective time management skills;
• Proficient with Microsoft Office products, e-mail and internet;
• Highly organized, detail oriented;
• Successful experience working in a team environment; and
• Ability to manage multiple priorities, objectives, and deadlines simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.

Posted Salary RangeFederal Work Study AwardWork in noisy (above 85 decibels) areasSedentary Work - Exerting 10 poundsDailyLight Work - Exerting up to 20 poundsOccasionallyMedium Work - Exerting 20-50 poundsHeavy Work - Exerting 50-100 poundsVery Heavy Work - Exerting in excess of 100 poundsTravelNot RequiredPosting NumberStdnt027PNumber of VacanciesLocationLormanPosition End Date (if temporary)11/06/2020Open Date08/28/2020Close Date11/06/2020Open Until FilledYesEEO Statement

Alcorn State University

Equal Employment Opportunity and Notice of Non-Discrimination
Alcorn State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. Alcorn State University is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities.

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      Posted: 8/29/2020
      Application Due: 9/17/2020
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