Business Tutor, Math & Science Centre

Requirements

PURPOSE:

The Math & Science Centre is a free drop-in tutoring service offering support in intro-level math, business, statistics, physics, biology, chemistry, and engineering courses (note: geology and psychology tutoring may be offered).  The Math & Science Centre currently has an opening for a Business Tutor for the winter 2017 term.  The Centre will re-open this term on January 10, 2017 and will be open Mondays through Thursdays, 3pm to 8pm.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in tutor training
  • Assist students in learning specific course material
  • Assist students with study skills and learning strategies
  • Maintain ongoing communication with the lead tutor/coordinator of the Math & Science Centre
  • Complete an “Attendance and Summary of Session” form for each session worked
  • Provide feedback for the purpose of improving the Centre

QUALIFICATIONS:

A Math & Science Centre Tutor is responsible, reliable, and punctual and has demonstrated academic success in the subject area(s) in which he/she wishes to tutor.  In addition, the following are deemed important:

  • Strong listening, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • A desire to help others be successful
  • Openness to diversity
  • Respect for confidentiality

COMMITMENT:

The initial work term will be from January to April 2017, with the possibility for renewal.  It is hoped that a Tutor will be able to commit a minimum of 4 hours per week.  The rate of pay is $15.75 – $16.25 per hour, subject to student experience.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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