Tutor for Student-Athletes (Spring 2022)
On-Campus ACA Variable Position
US Work Authorization is REQUIRED.
*Because of COVID-19, Tutors must have access to reliable internet and audio/video technology to conduct meetings virtually on a computer. Meetings may be in-person, virtual, or a hybrid.*
Role as a Tutor
Tutoring is a key support program offered by Student-Athlete Academic Services for student-athletes. The tutor is responsible for ensuring the ongoing success of the program. The tutor’s role is to serve as a learning resource for student-athletes and represent Student-Athlete Academic Services. With the demands on a student-athlete’s time, tutoring helps them supplement their class lectures and readings and maintain academic excellence as they pursue excellence within their sports.
· Open to all majors
· Standing: Sophomore and above
· Application materials requested: Cover Letter (explaining fit for this specific job); Resume; Unofficial transcripts
· Job does not accept Work Study
· Pay: $12/ hour for Undergraduate students; $13/ hour for Graduate student
Student-athletes will be working one-on-one or in small groups with tutors to review and better understand course material. Tutor sessions are not provided to student-athletes in order to give answers or to replace the necessary study time outside of class. When combined with class attendance and studying outside of class, tutoring will prepare student-athletes to be more successful in the classroom.
With the assistance of Student-Athlete Academic Services, tutors will be expected to facilitate required and ancillary educational sessions with students. Most tutors will be assigned regular weekly meetings with targeted student-athletes in specific subjects. Tutors are responsible for keeping their appointments and study sessions on task and academically productive. Furthermore, tutors are expected to be proactive in communicating with the Learning Specialist about scheduling, tutoring, and other related concerns.
We are specifically looking for tutors in the following courses:
Math/Stats - Chemistry - Languages - Physics - Engineering - Kinesiology - Biology - Psychology - Sociology - Business (all) - Communications
Please note: Due to the supply and demand nature of our program, Student-Athlete Academic Services cannot guarantee a minimum number of hours to any tutor.