Position Information (Default Section)Classification Title Student Employment Program (FWSP/STEP)
Working Title Math Lab Tutor - Student Datatel Position ID SEMA8FEDWORK1A / SEMA9STEPROG1A Annual Hours As needed or assigned not to exceed 25 hours a week. Placement Range $10.00 Position Type Student Employee Job Category Student General Description
The Math Lab Tutor assists and tutors students in the Math Lab.
Reports To Math Lab Supervisor What position(s) reports to this position?
Current OCCC student enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours for the Fall or Spring semester or enrolled in a minimum of 3 hours for the Summer semester.
Current OCCC student with a Federal Work Study award.
Successful completion of the equivalent of Math 1483, Math 1513, Math 1533, Math 2013, or a subsequent course with a grade of B or better.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Ability to interact with students on an individual or group basis.
Ability to explain information and mathematical concepts through oral and written communication and through the use of physical and technological demonstrations.
Must demonstrate effective communication and human relations skills while performing at work.
Firm grasp of the mathematical concepts that the tutor would be tutoring in the Math Lab.
A commitment to helping other students learn.
Understand the value of a peer leadership role.
Recognize primary role to help students become more confident, more successful, self-directed learners.
Must be able to independently perform the essential responsibilities of the position.
Basic computer skills.
Must follow directions and guidelines.
Must be punctual and reliable.
Satisfactory completion of tutor training program.
Physical Demands/Working Conditions
1. GENERAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Medium work: This position requires the person to occasionally exert up to 50 pounds of force and frequently exert up to 20 pounds of force and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to grasp, lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects.
2. PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES: This position requires the person to frequently communicate with and listen to students, faculty, staff, and others to perform the essential functions of the position. Must be able to exchange accurate information in various situations.
This position requires the person to frequently move about the Math Lab to assist students and perform the essential functions of the position.
This position frequently requires the person to operate a computer and other office/lab equipment to perform the essential functions of the position.
This position requires the person to frequently operate equipment that involves repetitive motions of hands and wrists.
This position requires the person to frequently remain in a standing and stationary position.
This position requires the person to occasionally position self to access materials that may be above head or at ground level.
This position requires the person to frequently position self to work with lab equipment or assist students.
3. VISUAL ACUITY: This position requires the person to judge, observe and assess the accuracy, neatness, thoroughness of work assigned or to make general observations.
4. WORKING CONDITIONS This position performs the essential functions in an indoor, office or lab setting.
Appropriate Tutor Training and Tutor Certification as offered by OCCC.
Work schedule will range from 20 – 25 hours per week and may include evenings and Saturdays depending on Math Lab operational requirements. Schedules are set each semester and will respect the student's class schedule.
Department Math Lab Job Open Date 08/16/2023 Job Close Date 06/30/2024 Open Until Filled No HR Contact Brandon Thomas Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants are to thoroughly complete the online application and attach the following required documents: resume; cover letter; and transcript showing successful completion of the equivalent of Math 1483, Math 1513, Math 1533, Math 2013, or a subsequent course with a grade of B or better.
Applicants who do not attach the required documents will not be considered for the position.
If selected for an interview, applicant will be required to provide: Recommendation letter from a current OCCC math faculty Current class schedule A schedule detailing their available work hours
For application assistance or questions, please contact Human Resources at (405) 682-7542, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
Posting Number Student, Work Study, Temporary0402749
Job Duties (Position Specific)
(The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.)
Job Duties (Duties Assignment Statement)
Help students in the Math Lab with math assignments by asking questions, looking at student work, assessing the student's level of understanding, encouraging them to think through problems, use their resources, talk through problems, and work through problems.
Circulate through the lab regularly to assist students at tables and computers.
Instruct and assist students in the use of mathematical related technology such as the graphing calculators (TI-84 and TI-89), mathematical software, and computerized tutorial programs through demonstration.
Provide services to students and faculty in the Math Lab: - Help maintain system of filing of instructional software, textbooks, and solution manuals. - Monitor central counter to keep assets and materials secure. - Answer phone to provide information and mathematics tutoring. - Administer the temporary loan of texts and calculators within the Math Lab. - Maintain a clean and orderly work environment. - Assist students with printing of assignments.
Assist with other functions of the Math Lab as needed.
Effectively interact and communicate with students, faculty, and staff while preforming duties.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date tutor logs.
Participate in training concerning mathematics courses and/or tutoring certifications by attending designated training sessions.
Assist with cleaning of the tables, monitors, keyboards, and whiteboards in the Math Lab and surrounding classrooms.
Help enforce Math Lab policies.
Participate in college initiatives and staff development programs and training.
Job Duties (Safety / Policy & Procedures)
Abide by the policies and procedures published in the Board of Regents Policies and College Policies & Procedures
Contribute to a safe educational & working environment.
Adhere to established safety and health procedures and practices for the purpose of providing injury and illness prevention for self and others.
Complete quarterly health and safety training pursuant to OCCC's established safety and health procedures and practices.
Participate in all applicable OCCC emergency, evacuation and shelter in place drills and be prepared to take action and assist others in taking appropriate action should a health or safety emergency occur.Supplemental Questions
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