Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Student Assistant for the Department of Enrollment Management within the School of Health Professions. The School of Health Professions Student Assistant (Tutor) will be responsible for providing support to students from a range of multiple disciplines in the Health Professions field. Bridges the gap between the college and the needs of the student. Helps students make academic progress, while promoting independent learning and self-reliance. Keeps track of the students they work with and the nature of the work done with each student.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Assists the Office of Enrollment Management with various data collection and reporting with respect to tutor usage and student progress.
Provides academic assistance to assigned tutees, either in a group or individually.
Attends periodic training sessions given by staff members to increase competency in working with students.
Maintains records on each student who is being tutored, including follow-up and periodic assessment.
Helps students develop positive attitudes toward learning and studying and help students develop a high level of motivation in academic areas.
Assists students in achieving a better understanding of specific subject material and in improving academic capabilities in designated areas.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Currently enrolled as a SHP Rutgers' student pursuing a degree in a School of Health Professions discipline.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.