Academic Achievement Center Senior Tutor - Computer Science/IT



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Academic Achievement Center Senior Tutor - Computer Science/IT

Department

Academic Affairs

Position Type

Part-time Regular

Number of openings

1

Job Summary

The AAC Tutor will work one-on-one with students who have requested tutoring assistance for a specific course. Tutors will spend up to 90 minutes per week with each student, helping them learn and comprehend course material, understand projects and papers, help students study for exams, and provide best practice study skills and techniques. The AAC Tutor will also aid drop-in students in the Academic Achievement Center and assist the AAC Tutor Coordinator on occasion. Other duties as assigned may include helping students with basic technology support and occasional work at JCCC off-campus locations. This position should expect to work up to 25 hours per week during service hours (currently daytime, evenings, and/or weekends).

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, IT, or related field
  • 2 years of tutoring or teaching experience, with a minimum of 1 year tutoring experience in a college academic achievement center or like experience in a collegiate academic department or division
  • Experience working with students with disabilities
  • Ability to tutor students in computer science and IT courses, which would include topics such as C++, C#, Java, discrete structures, Linux, etc.
  • Experience with technology, Microsoft Office products, Learning Management Systems, email and educational databases
  • Functional keyboard skills
  • Well-developed communication and listening skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to help students with computer programs and online learning platforms
  • Ability to explain content material to students orally and in written form


Preferred Qualifications

Required application documents

Please submit a resume with the application.

Hours per Week

25

Work Hours/Days

Hours and days will vary.

Salary Grade Level

LVL6

Salary

$18.81 per hour

Location

Overland Park Main Campus

Disclosures

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 Hr@jccc.edu.

For a summary of all disclosures (Background check, Clery Act, ADA, EOE, etc.) refer to the links on our Career page.

Advertised: 15 Sep 2020 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 14 Dec 2020 Central Standard Time

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