Posting Job Title
Writing Center Senior Tutor
Number of openings
The Senior Tutor in the Writing Center will assist writers from all
disciplines with grammar, writing, speech, and various self-paced
materials in the Writing Center and will perform special projects.
Other tasks might include answering the Grammar Hotline, responding
to Online Writing Lab (OWL) submissions, rectifying software
issues, filling in at reception desk. This job requires
professional development, including attendance at weekly training
sessions or other scheduled meetings, written reflections,
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
Completion of Composition 1 and Composition 2 with B or better
Two years tutoring or teaching experience, with minimum of one year
in a college Writing Center
Good communication skills, including listening with patience and
Demonstrated excellent grammar and writing skills with the ability
to explain concepts and provide examples in both oral and written
Ability to learn and utilize effective tutoring techniques
following best practices.
Ability to help with computer and standard office equipment
Proficient with technology
College Reading and Language Association certification (CRLA),
level 1 certified
Required application documents
Official transcripts will be required upon hire.
Hours per Week
Varies depending on department need
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
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: 14 Jun 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 01 Aug 2021 Central Daylight Time