OHIO University is committed to ensuring a safe and welcoming environment for every member of the Bobcat community. OHIO's, 5 C values – community, character, civility, citizenship, and commitment – exhibit how diversity in all of its forms enriches the distinct educational experience of OHIO students. In line with the University's strategic initiatives around diversity and inclusion, this position will assist in the retention of student identified as in need of additional academic support.
The person in this role is expected to be student-centered, collaborative, and intentional in their role as an inclusive educator.
This position coordinates Peer Tutoring programming at Ohio University. The Peer Tutoring services provide quality tutorial services for undergraduate students in more than 200 courses offered on Ohio University campuses. Peer Tutors pass on their knowledge and study strategies to students and deepen their own understanding of course material. The coordinator manages the program details and works collaboratively throughout the university to identify courses, partner with faculty, manage student staff, and communicate the services to students. The person in this position will: 1) Manage all aspects of Peer Tutoring services, including face to face and online services. 2) Provide direct supervision of graduate assistants and student staff members. 3) Collaborate with academic departments and faculty on academic support opportunities for students. 4) In conjunction with the Director of Academic Assistance, develop and implement assessment and evaluation plans, prepare reports, and provide data for departmental, college, and institutional reporting and planning needs. 5) Contribute to AAC marketing and communication efforts including social media and web page information updates.
A master's degree in Education or related field; at least one year of relevant experience. An equivalent combination of education/experience may be substituted in lieu of a Master's degree.
Must have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds. Experience working with adult learning principles; supervision and training; and office administration.
Experience as a Peer Tutor and/or applying tutoring practices in higher education.
Planning Unit: University College
Department: Academic Achievement Center
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Elizabeth Fallon, firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Type: full-time regular
Commensurate with candidate's experience and qualifications. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package including health benefits, paid time off, and education benefits for employees and qualified dependents.
Internal Number: 37629
About Ohio University
Ohio University is home to one of the nation’s friendliest and most picturesque campuses. But more importantly, it’s where you can become part of a two-century tradition of excellence and embark upon a rewarding career that will make a real difference. From teaching and research to admissions, facilities maintenance, and residence life, our faculty and staff propel Ohio University’s mission of helping students become their best selves. OHIO offers competitive compensation and outstanding benefits. For a complete list of employment opportunities, please visit www.ohiouniversityjobs.com.Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity affirmative action institution. For more information about Ohio University’s policies prohibiting discrimination and harassment, visit www.ohio.edu/equity.