Tutor I (Chemistry/Biology) (Grant Funded)

Employer
Dallas College
Location
North Lake

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Job no: 502296
Work type: Part-time
Location: North Lake
Work Schedule: Varies (No more than 19.5 hours per week)

Job Title Code
TC2

Salary Level
N01

Hourly Rate (Part-Time)
$11.54 per hour

Business Travel
N/A

FLSA
Non-Exempt

Position Type
Staff

NOTE: The successful candidate must have a A or B in Chemistry/Biology with an overall minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible to tutor.

Position Summary
Provides individual and group tutoring services in an open lab and/or one-on-one setting in support of instructional programs. May participate in developing tutoring resource materials.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Exhibits knowledge/skills in specific academic area(s) to be tutored. Ability to coach students through course materials and explain concepts in a manner that students understand. Able to assess students' progress throughout tutoring sessions. Ability to build and maintain collaborative relationships with diverse students, staff, and faculty regarding tutor assignment. In a dynamic, constantly changing environment, must be flexible and able to adapt to change; must demonstrate strong organizational and time management skills. Must be punctual, begin all sessions promptly, use time for academic tasks, and focus on the student’s needs. Good interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills are required to deal effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge and experience in providing effective customer service.

Physical Requirements
Normal physical job functions performed within a standard office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with physical challenges to perform the essential duties and responsibilities. Occasionally may be required to lift and carry materials weighing up to 30 pounds.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience
One semester of college level coursework (or equivalent). Official transcripts will be required. Able to work after school hours, nights, and/or weekends. *** Will be subject to a criminal background check. Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. ***

Preferred Skills: The successful candidate must have a A or B in Chemistry/Biology with an overall minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible to tutor.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provides tutoring to diverse Dallas College students in open lab/self-paced settings through collaborative interactions to assess student’s need, provide constructive and accurate feedback, engage critical thinking, and encourage independence. Promotes high standards for academic success as students are guided through the learning process as it pertains to understanding and engaging with coursework, assignments, and projects. Help students develop study skills; refine and apply understanding of course material. Work with students individually or in small groups to utilize resources in order to clarify concepts and complete assigned material. Provides input in developing and maintaining resource materials needed to demonstrate learning objectives for use in tutoring environment. Maintain records as required under department guidelines. Maintains strict confidentiality of all student information, material, and discussions shared in the tutoring relationship. Serves a as role model to students by being patience, providing encouragement and positive motivation. Completes required Dallas College Professional Development training hours per academic year. Performs other duties as assigned.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Incumbents may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. Position requires regular and predictable attendance.

Advertised: 05 Jan 2022 Central Standard Time
Applications close: 31 May 2022 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

Organization

Since 1965 the seven colleges of DCCCD — Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland — have served more than 3 million people. That's a lot of students! The colleges of DCCCD equip students for successful living and responsible citizenship in a rapidly changing local, national and world community by providing: — the first two years of a bachelor's degree — more than 100 high-demand career programs — enrichment and certification classes for a lifetime of learning — professors who are dedicated to your success, not a research grant — unparalleled quality at a tuition you can afford Check out jobs over on our careers page at opportunities.dcccd.edu.

Website                                                         http://www.dcccd.edu
Industry                                                        Higher Education
Company size                                               5,001-10,000 employees
Headquarters                                                 Dallas, Texas
Type                                                              Educational Institution
Founded                                                        1965
Specialties                                                    Higher Education, Technical Certificates, and Vocational Degrees and Certificates

 

Locations                                                      The District Office (DO) houses the core districtwide administrative operations.
                                                                      We are situated just south of downtown Dallas, across the street from Dallas Police HQ and South Side on
                                                                      Lamar.

 

District Office                                               1601 S Lamar St, Dallas, Texas 75215
District Service Center                                  4343 IH – 30 Mesquite, TX 75150
Eastfield College                                           3737 Motley Drive Mesquite, Texas 75150
El Centro College                                          801 Main St. Dallas, Texas 75202
Richland College                                           12800 Abrams Rd. Dallas, Texas
Brookhaven College                                      3939 Valley View Ln. Farmers Branch, Texas
Cedar Valley College                                    3030 N Dallas Ave. Lancaster, Texas 75134
Mountain View College                                4849 W Illinois Ave. Dallas, Texas
North Lake College                                       5001 N MacArthur Blvd Irving, Texas 75038

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Telephone
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Location
1601 S. LAMAR ST
Dallas
TX
75215
United States

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