Embedded Tutor – Machining

Davidson County Community College

United States

September 24, 2021

Description

Embedded Tutor – Machining

Location

Thomasville, NC

Job Type

Part-time Staff

Department

Student Affairs

Job Number

ETM21

Closing

9/24/2021 11:59 PM Eastern

Be part of something big.

Davidson-Davie Community College (DDCC) is an award-winning institution known for a commitment to excellence and student success. The DDCC community is dedicated to providing a high quality education designed to prepare students to live and work in an increasingly interconnected world. To this end, DDCC celebrates the value of a diverse faculty and staff and encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. DDCC faculty and staff are passionate about equity and our responsibility to work with each unique student to support them in successfully attaining their goals. DDCC's benefits and other resources make it possible to excel both professionally and personally. We are a dynamic community that supports and celebrates the success of all of its members. The future is here!

What you'll do on a typical day

Summary The Embedded Tutor is a grant funded position who acts as a facilitator, meaning that he or she is a current or former student who has already completed the course. The Embedded Tutor does not teach any material, but leads sessions in order to help students become more resourceful in their own learning. Embedded Tutors attend classes and meet with students to discuss material and answer questions regarding the material and key concepts. The Embedded Tutor gets his or her position by being highly recommended by an instructor. Embedded Tutors report to the Director, Learning Commons.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Attend the selected course
  • Maintain current knowledge of course requirements and communicate with the instructor on a regular basis
  • Be prepared and be on time for each class
  • Maintain currency of campus resources available to students
  • Keep all information on students you work with confidential
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times
  • Follow all procedures and policies set by the College
  • Communicate with supervisor when issues arise; notify supervisor and instructor if you must miss a class
  • Submit timesheets to the Director, Learning Commons by set deadlines
  • Maintain sensitivity, understanding and respect for a diverse academic environment, inclusive of students, faculty, and staff of varying social, economic, cultural, ideological, and ethnic backgrounds.

    Supports the mission, vision, and values of the College and attends College events and meetings

    Performs other tasks as assigned which support the mission and initiatives of the College.

    DISCLAIMER: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

    Your attributes

    Qualifications Required:

  • Must be a current or former student
  • Completion of course(s) being tutored with a B or better; if currently enrolled an average of A or B must be maintained
  • Recommendation from an instructor for each course being tutored
  • Possess good organizational and time management skill
  • Good interpersonal communication skills and ease in relating to people from varying educational, cultural, and social backgrounds
  • Be a model student who understands the importance and application of effective study skills and strategies
  • Excellent level of responsibility, reliability, and punctuality
  • Ability to work with two or more students in a tutoring session when necessary
  • Preferred:

  • A grade of an "A" in the course(s) being tutored
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience as a tutor
  • Work environment

    A climate controlled, contact center environment - filled with amazing people, incredible students and career opportunities.

    Not applicable.

    Agency

    Davidson County Community College
    

    Address

     PO Box 1287
    

    Lexington, North Carolina, 27293

    Phone

     336-224-4540
    

    Website

     https: // www. davidsondavie.edu/mission-vision-values/employment/