Rutgers School of Health Professions (SHP) – Office of Enrollment Management is seeking Student Assistants (Tutors) to provide support to students from a range of multiple disciplines in the Health Professions field. The Student Assistant will bridge the gap between the college and the needs of the student and help students make academic progress while promoting independent learning and self-reliance. The department is currently seeking twelve (12) student assistants/tutors.
Essential duties and responsibilities include 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.
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.
Attends periodic training sessions given by staff members to increase competency in working with students.
Collaborates with Enrollment Management Student Advisor and provides feedback regarding student progress.
Understands and adheres to Rutgers' compliance standards as they appear in RBHS's Corporate Compliance Policy, Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest Policy.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Currently enrolled as an SHP Rutgers student pursuing a degree in a School of Health Professions discipline.
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