Tutoring Center Student Tutor

DEPARTMENT: ARC Tutoring Center

REPORTS TO: ARC Tutoring Center

Position Summary: Student tutors facilitate student academic skill development. This position requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Tutors coordinate learning and provide one-to-one and small group tutoring within the ARC Tutoring Center. Tutors will work with students to assess their learning needs, set short-term goals for the session, long-term goals for academic development, and assist them in reaching those goals. Tutors will act as referral agents for students struggling either academically or personally and should have a genuine concern for the needs of students.

Essential Functions: Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to

  • Attend tutor training workshops, meetings, and other tutoring activities
  • Conduct small-group or one-to-one tutoring sessions
  • Help students develop positive study habits and skills
  • Assist students with projects and prepare for quizzes and tests
  • Explain concepts and ask questions that encourage students to think and work independently
  • Encourage students to complete homework assignments
  • Be at work on time as scheduled (If the tutor is unable to be at work in the ARC, a call should be placed to the Tutoring Coordinator at ext. 1334)
  • Maintain contact with the Tutoring Coordinator and appropriate staff members
  • Exhibit respect and a helpful attitude toward all students and NCMC faculty and staff