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Tutoring and Writing Center Coordinator

POSITION SUMMARY

The person in this position will coordinate the tutoring center services and the writing center, hire and manage the schedule of tutors, maintain the records of services provided, act as the liaison between the center and faculty and serve as the primary contact for ESL Students.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work experience preferred.

Work authorization (Required)

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Establish a working relationship with faculty and staff.

· Hire tutors and writing instructors.

· Supervise and manage student employees and staff.

· Manage the scheduling of staff to meet the needs of students.

· Update tutor materials as needed.

· Coordinate tutoring goals with administration and faculty to meet the goals of the student.

· Maintain necessary paperwork and files relevant to tutoring and the writing center.

· Communicate with faculty regarding student referrals.

· Help to identify that need tutoring or writing resources.

· Intervene in any issues that may arise between tutors and tutees.

· Conduct instructional sessions as requested.

· Supervises tutors to work with students across disciplines on a range of writing projects in one-on-one and small group tutoring sessions regardless of academic level.

· Provide a high level of customer service to all members of the University Community.

· Assist with University events that impact student success (i.e., graduation)

· Work with the Library Director in strategic planning for tutoring services.

· Coordinate ESL student services.

· Provide tutoring to students in areas of expertise.

· Supervise tutors to work with students who need assistance on APA, MLA, Chicago formatting regardless of academic level.

· Participate in required training, meetings, and professional developments activities as assigned.

· Management of financial resources.

· Promote the services of the tutoring and the writing center through outreach.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

· Strong computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe.

· Analytical, problem-solving, and written communication skills.

· Strong editing skills

· Strong organizational skills that allow the ability to manage multiple projects.

· Ability to work independently and within a team environment.

· Knowledge of education programs is a plus.

· Ability to accept and incorporate constructive feedback.

· Attention to detail.

· An interest in and empathy for why students may struggle with writing and other academic courses.

· A genuine interest in helping others, sharing knowledge, and collaborating with peers and professional staff.

· Refined listening and communication skills.

· An awareness of fundamental components of college-level writing and other necessary academic skills.

Catholic Identity

St. Thomas University is a Catholic university sponsored by the Archdiocese of Miami committed to academic and professional success guided by its Catholic identity. All employees are therefore expected to respect the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church and support the University’s religious mission. All employees hereby acknowledge their familiarity and support of the religious affiliation, mission and values of St. Thomas University.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Thomas University is an equal opportunity employer that promotes a diverse and inclusive organization. It is the policy of the University to fill each vacancy with the candidate who represents the best fit for the position and to promote and transfer employees from within whenever possible and practical. Employment decisions are made on the basis of the candidate’s personal capabilities, qualifications, and ability to assist the University in fulfilling its mission without discrimination. With regard to the latter, the University’s program of recruiting employees for mission aims to inform prospective employees of the University’s mission and to help them and hiring personnel determine how they will support and contribute to the University’s mission.

E-Verify

St. Thomas University is an E-Verify® Employer. E-Verify is an Internet-based system that allows an employer, using information reported on an employee's Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to determine the eligibility of that employee to work in the United States. STU will utilize E-Verify® to verify employment eligibility for all newly hired employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $50,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Miami Gardens, FL 33054: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Please provide contact information for three (3) professional references.

Experience:

  • Tutoring: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: In person

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