Website Shawnee Community College
Public two-year comprehensive community college
SUMMARY Student Success Center professional tutors provide academic support to the College’s students through one-on-one and small group tutoring sessions in subjects in which the tutor is hired to support. Tutors facilitate learning and serve as a guide and coach to assist the student to become a successful independent learner. The purpose of tutoring is to increase and enhance mastery of concepts or applications of a specific course of study.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Represent the College in the most positive manner with prospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers and the community we serve.
Interacts effectively with a diverse group of faculty, staff, students and other customers of service, learns and uses operating practices of the department at the College.
Uphold the College’s mission statement.
Attend trainings and professional development opportunities as needed.
Tutor students in specific course material and integrate study skills and learning strategies to promote independent learning. Discuss skills and strategies such as: time management, study strategies, and navigating the College environment.
Keep and maintain regular and accurate records of tutoring sessions using the appropriate forms in the Student Success Center.
Develop good understanding and knowledge of College services, support, and resources. Research and share student resources such as Moodle, Purdue OWL, and MySCC student portal.
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Required – Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics
Preferred – Master’s Degree in Mathematics
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The employee is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.
$17 – $19 per hour