Provides academic tutoring services to a wide variety of individuals and groups. May work on an on-call, short-duration basis. Creates and implements tutorial programs that guide and assist students with homework, problem solving, report writing, and test preparation.
Will be tutoring in 100 to 200 level Science, Math, English and Writing Courses. The Science courses may include but are not limited to Chemistry, Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Physics, and Geology. The Math courses may include but are not limited to Developmental Math, College Algebra, and Calculus I & II. The English and Writing Courses may include but are not limited to, Composition I, Professional & Technical Communication, Introduction to Creative Writing, and Writing in Humanities and Social Sciences. The tutor will also work with students in individual, small group, and workshop formats. The tutor will also offer workshops and tutoring for standardized exam preparations. Will tutor students individually or in scheduled group study sessions to review principles, solve problems, and review for tests. Administers testing instruments and writes individual tutoring plans upon review of textbooks; refers students to other agencies as appropriate. Facilitates reading and writing labs to develop writing, math, word processing, study, and other academic skills. Leads and trains entry level tutors in strategies to accommodate alternative learning styles and disabilities. Maintains and updates confidential files and records, ensuring that ethical and legal guidelines are maintained. Researches and selects learning materials, textbooks, software, and equipment to facilitate tutoring; may design specific handout, study, and related materials.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Knowledge of tutorial/learning materials and instructional aids. Knowledge of peer counseling/tutoring processes and methods. Knowledge of test administration techniques and procedures. Records maintenance skills. Basic data entry and/or word processing skills. Organizing and coordinating skills. Skill in preparing instructional aids and plans. Ability to maintain confidentiality of records and information. Ability to effectively manage time and schedules. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
SENMC - Southeast New Mexico College
Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico 88220