Science Resource Center Senior Tutor - Biology

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Science Resource Center Senior Tutor - Biology


Academic Affairs

Position Type

Part-time Temporary

Number of openings


Job Summary

Tutor students in various Biology courses taught at Johnson County Community College. Other responsibilities include referring students to appropriate resources, assist students with computer software necessary for the courses, mentoring new tutors and working in outreach programs and other duties as requested by the supervisor. Tutoring will include both online and some in person sessions.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Biology or a related field with successful completion of college level Biology courses including Zoology, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Anatomy & Physiology and Genetics
• At least 1 year tutoring or teaching experience required
• Must be familiar with laboratory techniques
• Must be able to help with computer programs
• Good communication skills, including listening with understanding and patience
• Ability to explain concepts in Biology, both orally and in written form in a one to one or small group setting

Preferred Qualifications

Required application documents

Please submit unofficial transcripts with the application.

Hours per Week


Work Hours/Days

Days and hours will vary.

Salary Grade Level



$18.81 per hour


Overland Park Main Campus


Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.

In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or other factors which cannot be lawfully considered, to the extent specified by applicable federal and state laws.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email

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Advertised: 08 Sep 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 14 Dec 2020 Central Standard Time

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