WRITING TUTORS - CENTER FOR WRITERS
Cameron University’s Center for Writers is seeking a new writing tutor. Hours are flexible and depend on your class schedule. Up to 20 hours per week. Duties include working closely with students to provide both face-to-face and virtual assistance with various aspects of the writing process, keeping accurate records of tutoring sessions, maintaining files, answering the telephone, responding to emails, and scheduling. The tutor facilitates learning as a guide and coach to assist students in becoming successful, independent learners.
Applicants are expected to have (1) achieved at least a sophomore classification, (2) at least a 3.0 GPA, (3) excellent communication (both oral and written) and interpersonal skills, (4) informal experience with computers, (5) successful completion of ENGL 1213 (English Composition II), and (6) basic understanding of the essay writing process and of documenting sources.
Ideal candidates will have (1) working knowledge of MLA, APA, and CMS styles, (2) at least a 3.5 GPA (3) knowledge of common office software such as Microsoft Word, (4) previous experience as a tutor or experience in the areas of Academic, Creative, and/or Technical writing.
Please download the application and complete. Also include with the application form (1) a letter of interest, (2) a copy of your current schedule, (3) an unofficial transcript, (4) a current resume, and (5) a research-based writing sample that demonstrates use of documented sources. Please bring your application materials to the Center for Writers office, Nance-Boyer Hall 2060 or email Leisha Estep at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled