This part-time position is located on the Wharton Campus.
The Part-Time TRiO SSS Peer Tutor will work closely with low-income, first-generation, and/or disabled students attending courses at WCJC by providing academic support and assistance. The Peer Tutor provides student tutoring/assistance in core courses, TSI prep, study skills, and time management.
This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent. This position requires completion of a college English or Algebra course with a letter grade no lower than a B. This position requires the ability to relate to students and present content in a variety of ways to accommodate the diverse learning styles of students. Strong technical skills that include experience with an online Learning Management System such as Blackboard and computer proficiency in Microsoft Office are required. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required, along with excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated sensitivity to the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, ethnic, and disability backgrounds of student populations. A criminal background check is required. To be considered for this position, all qualified applicants must attach to their online application the following documents:
Copy of college transcript(s) showing completion of a college English or Algebra course with a letter grade no lower than a B
Cover Letter outlining relevant skills
All documents must be attached to one online application to be considered. Please re-open your application form to verify all documents are properly attached.
Wharton County Junior College is a public, two-year, comprehensive community college offering a wide range of postecondary educational programs and services, inlcuding associate degrees, certificates, and continuing education courses. WCJC offers students a broad understanding of the liberal arts and sciences, whether for personal development or for transfer to baccalaureate-granting institutions.