Position: Part-Time Peer Tutor
Date posted: Thursday, December 13, 2012
Department: Bruce Math Center
Location: Columbia, MO
Term: Part time
Columbia College seeks a part-time Peer Tutor who will provides one-on-one instruction to students of various ages, backgrounds, and abilities in courses ranging from Beginning Algebra to College Algebra, Finite Math and Pre-Calculus. Some Peer Tutors will also tutor Calculus I & II, Discrete Math I as well as Statistics I. Responsibilities include: Provides individualized academic support designed to improve a student's understanding of math problems and concepts; utilizes slower times to increase familiarity with topics in courses currently tutoring, making a point to look ahead to material that will be covered in the following week. More experienced tutors will also strive to add additional courses to their expertise list; suggests problems of the day and/or week and provides ideas for bulletin board displays; and other duties as assigned.
Completion of Calculus II and Statistics I as well as a letter of recommendation from a member of mathematics faculty; excellent communication skills; prior tutoring experience is desirable.
The offer of employment and assignment to duties is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background check. The information may include, but is not limited to, academic, residential, achievement, performance, attendance, disciplinary, employment history, credit history, driving history, and criminal history of public record.
Interested applicants can apply online at www.ccis.edu, or by submitting a completed Columbia College application, resume and cover letter to:
Columbia College Human Resources
1001 Rogers Street
Columbia, MO 65216
or via fax (573) 875-7266
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Columbia College is an equal opportunity employer.