Language Lab Tutor/Lab Assistant

Job description

Category: Part Time Non-Benefited Positions

Department: Academic Support & College Pathway Programs

Locations: Boston, MA

Posted: Feb 10, 2021

Type: PT No Benefits

Ref No.: 128176

About Bunker Hill Community College:

Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is a multi-campus institution with vibrant, urban campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, in nearby Chelsea, Massachusetts, and at several satellites and instructional sites throughout the Greater Boston area. The largest of the 15 community colleges in Massachusetts, BHCC serves some 18,000 students annually, focusing on holistic student services to ensure student retention and persistence. The College offers certificates and associate degrees, early college and dual enrollment, non-credit community and corporate training, and industry-specific training programs. BHCC is the 8th most diverse higher education institution in the United States, and is an Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. Bunker Hill is also a Hispanic Service Institution, defined as an institution that has an enrollment of undergrad full-time equivalent students that is at least 25 percent Hispanic students. Approximately 1000 international students attend from 100 countries, speaking more than 75 languages.

Job Description:

  • Coordinate tutoring and classroom support activities with Language Lab coordinator, Lab staff, and BHCC faculty.
  • Conduct, or assist faculty with, workshops, orientations, and any other language learning activities for BHCC students.
  • Answer questions about Language Lab programs, websites for language learning, computer use, and software use.
  • Explain grammatical, semantic, and pragmatic aspects of the English language to BHCC students in English as a Second Language, English, and other courses.
  • Read and evaluate student writing and assignments and provide constructive feedback.
  • Assist Lab users to improve reading and listening comprehension skills, to improve speaking, and gain academic readiness skills.
  • Become familiarized with electronic resources for language learning and recommend these to Lab users.
  • Stay current with research and best practices in second language learning, tutoring methodologies, and educational technology.
  • Assist with other Lab duties as needed.


  • Native or near native English fluency.
  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, and ability to quickly learn new software programs or online systems used in the Language Lab.
  • ESL/EFL teaching/tutoring experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with technology in an educational or community-based organization.
  • Knowledge of TOEFL and/or IELTS language tests.

Additional Information:

Salary: $ 30.03/hr. 18 hrs/week. Schedule may vary.

This position is part-time non-benefited, grant funded.

Review Date: Open Until Filled

Application Instructions:

To be considered for this position please upload the following documents to your account:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter

Please be sure to address the Required Qualifications in your documents.

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Job No:
Posted: 2/11/2021
Application Due: 3/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time