Title: Academic Support Center Tutoring - Peer Tutor, Tutor
I, Tutor II, Tutor III, Tutor IV (Temporary Part-Time)
Position Summary: Tutor students in order to improve their
Department: Academic Support
Location: Tutors will work from one or more of the five
Pellissippi State campuses.
Pay Rate: Amount of pay per hour according to academic
level. Peer Tutor (Student/No Degree) $8.50, Tutor I (Associate’s
Degree) $12.00, Tutor II (Bachelor’s Degree) $14.00, Tutor III
(Master’s Degree) $16.00, Tutor IV (PhD) $18.00
Duties and Responsibilities:
90% – Tutor students individually and in groups. Adapt tutoring
methods to meet students’ varying
needs and interests. Tutor through questioning, discussion, and
5% – Complete tutor training activities and required
3% – Confer with other tutors and teachers to resolve students’
2% – Communicate with Academic Support personnel.
Note: the College reserves the right to change or reassign job
duties, or combine positions at
A. Approval by department dean and/or program coordinator in
subject areas is mandatory for all tutors. Referral letters may
B. Unofficial transcripts must be provided that show minimum
C. Applicant must be dependable, professional, and trust
D. Applicant must have interpersonal skills, tact, patience, and
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Work Characteristics:
A. A degree is not required, but the candidate must have
successfully completed the class(es) that
he/she will be tutoring and received a grade of B or better in the
B. A math tutor does not have to have a degree, but the candidate
must have successfully completed the next higher class for the
subject that will be tutored and received a grade of B or better in
that class. For example, in order to tutor Calculus II, a candidate
must have completed
Calculus III and received a B or better in that class.
C. Skills in both verbal and written communication are
D. Ability to adjust to different learning styles is
E. Tutors must be able to utilize some computer applications,
including use of the Internet.
A. Greet students entering Academic Support Centers.
B. Knowledge of PSCC coursework and requirements.
C. Enforce rules for behavior.
D. Publicize tutoring by going to classrooms and explaining
services in the ASCs.
E. Multi-tasking abilities.
F. Perform related duties as assigned.
Closing Date: Ongoing
Special Instructions to Applicants: To be considered for a
position at Pellissippi State, you must create an on-line
application. Your skills, abilities, qualifications, and years of
experience will be evaluated using only what is recorded on your
application. Please note: attaching a resume does not substitute
for completion of the application form. Part-time work experience
is calculated at 50% of full-time experience. Please note: to scan,
upload, or attach documents, a computer and scanner are available
at the Hardin Valley Campus Educational
Resources Center, if needed.
Pellissippi State Community College is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title
IX/Section 504/ADA employer.
If you have any problems or questions please contact Human
Resources at Pellissippi State Community College at 865-694-6607 or
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in this position, click on the link to the
top left to apply.