Student by Geyer

Department: Tutoring Center
Department Supervisor: Jayne Meservey
Phone Number: 660-359-3948, Ext. 1334
Email: [email protected]

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 Tutoring Center, as well as online. 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
  • Conduct small-group and/or one-to-one tutoring
  • Help students develop positive study habits and study skills
  • Help students with projects and to 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
  • Maintain contact with the Tutoring Center Coordinator
  • Exhibit excellent customer service skills toward all students and NCMC faculty/staff
  • Perform other record-keeping and resource maintenance duties
  • Schedule and conduct online tutoring when requested