Senior Tutor Physics - Science Resource Center

Kansas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jul 16, 2021
Employment Type
Part Time

Posting Job Title

Senior Tutor Physics - Science Resource Center


Academic Affairs

Position Type

Part-time Regular

Number of openings


Job Summary

Tutor students in various Physics courses taught at Johnson County Community College. Other responsibilities include referring students to appropriate resources, assist students with computer software necessary for the courses, help with the basic math skills to solve problems in Physics, mentor new tutors, work in outreach programs and other duties as requested by the supervisor.

Required Qualifications

A bachelor's degree with successful completion of a two-semester sequence of calculus based introductory physics as well as a course in mechanics and a course in electricity and magnetism.
At least one year of tutoring/teaching experience.
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 and solving word problems in Physics, both orally and in written form in a one to one or small group setting.

Preferred Qualifications

Degree in physics
2 years tutoring/teaching experience

Required application documents


Unofficial transcripts

Official transcripts required upon hire

Hours per Week


Work Hours/Days

Varies depending on department needs

Salary Grade Level



$19.09 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 (JCCC) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. JCCC provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

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: 16 Jul 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 30 Jul 2021 Central Daylight Time

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