Online English and Writing Peer Tutor Temp/Hourly Academic Affairs Online/Remote
Thomas Edison State University provides distinctive undergraduate and graduate education for self-directed adults through flexible, high-quality, collegiate learning and assessment opportunities. One of New Jersey’s senior public institutions of higher education, the University offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in more than 100 areas of study, predominantly online. At Thomas Edison State University we embrace a diverse and dynamic workforce that drives innovation, learner success and organizational growth. We welcome you to apply to be a part of our team.
The Online English and Writing Peer Tutor facilitates student learning and academic achievement through individual sessions by assisting with English and writing related course content. The Online English and Writing Peer Tutor enhances and promotes academic performance and success by helping students engage in their own active learning and critical thinking skills.
? Engage in and model Student Success’s non-directive, reciprocal peer tutoring model ? Provide one-on-one online tutoring sessions to students enrolled at TESU via synchronous and asynchronous learning ? Maintain a set weekly schedule each term for tutoring appointments ? Attend regular team meetings and continued training as the position requires ? Commitment to attendance, punctuality, reliability and professionalism ? Develop a firm understanding and knowledge of the University’s services and resources ? Maintain confidentiality of all student information, material, and discussion shared in the tutoring relationship ? Understand and abide by all TESU policies and procedures ? Reflect the culture and values of TESU at all times ? Complete all other duties as assigned
? Current student or recent TESU graduate ? Currently enrolled or graduated with an English or Writing degree at TESU ? Completed at least 18 credits at TESU ? 3.0 cumulative GPA at TESU ? Excellent oral and written communication skills ? Must be in satisfactory academic standing with no misconduct on record ? Access to a personal computer with a reliable internet connection, microphone, and camera
Online peer tutors will be expected to work remotely up to 16 hours per week. This is a part time position based on grant funding.
Thomas Edison State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
About Thomas Edison State University
Thomas Edison State College was established by the State of New Jersey and chartered by the New Jersey Board of Higher Education in 1972. The College was founded for the purpose of providing diverse and alternative methods of achieving a collegiate education of the highest quality for mature adults.