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Job Title Part-time Faculty Tutor Job Description Summary The Montgomery College, Rockville Campus, is currently accepting applications for possible openings as a part-time Faculty Tutor in the Writing, Reading, and Language Center. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated tutor who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner.
***Montgomery College accepts applications for Adjunct/Part-time Faculty on a continuous basis. Applications may be reviewed periodically based on the student enrollment needs. *** * The listing of a course in the schedule of classes as "TBA" does not constitute an assignment. * The hiring decision for part-time faculty involves an academic judgment and shall be determined at Management's sole discretion. * During the academic year part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 11.5 ESH (equivalent semester hour) per semester and no more than 23 ESH per academic year. * During summer part-time faculty at Montgomery College may teach no more than 10 ESH (equivalent semester hour) for both sessions combined. Job Description
Duties and Responsibilities :
Tutoring in a multi-cultural environment.
Provide instructional assistance to students in writing, reading, and English as a Second Language through one-on-one tutoring sessions. Tutoring sessions are generally 30 minutes.
Use tutor methodology that includes an elicitation of dialogue, individualized methods based on the student's position on the directive/non-directive continue and strict adherence to Academic Integrity standards.
Understanding of adult learning theory and language learning theory.
Demonstrate understanding of the writing and reading processes and a clear understanding of English language grammar.
Position requires a Master's degree in English, Composition/Rhetoric, Linguistics, TESOL, Reading, or closely related field;
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Must be eligible to work in the United States without a sponsor.
Experience tutoring in a college or university environment;
Understanding of and commitment to working with learners from diverse backgrounds, supporting student retention and success.
Application Process :
Online applications must be received by February 5, 2020
As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire :
Successful completion of a background check and degree verification (if applicable). Must provide proof of US degree equivalency for international degrees.
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Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.
Closing Date Thursday, February 6, 2020
Montgomery College is a tobacco-free and smoke-free workplace
For disability-related accommodations, please call 240-567-5353