Professional Science Tutor (POOL)

Our Lady of the Lake University
November 01, 2027
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Professional Science Tutor (POOL)

Category: Staff Part Time Subscribe: Department: Academic Center for Excellence Locations: San Antonio, TX Posted: Aug 24, 2018 Closes: Nov 1, 2027 - 11:59 PM EDT Type: Part-time Non-Exempt Position ID: 101918


About Our Lady of the Lake University:

On the foundation of faith, wisdom and trust in Providence, Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) prepares graduates to transform their communities, families and professions.

OLLU, founded in 1895 by the Congregation of Divine Providence, is a coeducational comprehensive institution with an enrollment of more than 3,100 students. With its main residential campus in San Antonio and non-traditional programs in San Antonio, Houston (The Woodlands), the Rio Grande Valley (La Feria), and online, OLLU has a presence in two of the largest cities in Texas, the border region, and literally around the world.

The University offers more than 30 undergraduate majors and minors, 14 master's programs and two doctoral programs through its College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business and Leadership, School of Professional Studies and the Worden School of Social Service. OLLU offers classes in daytime, evening, weekend and online formats.

Job Description:

Job Summary:

Provide one-on-one and some group tutoring for students in science courses, especially in Chemistry and Biology; participate in training and team meetings; and complete administrative forms and reports. Typical workload is approximately 10-15 hours per week between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m.

Essential Functions:

  • Tutors students in the sciences, courses such as General Chemistry, Organic & Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, General Biology, Molecular Biology, Anatomy & Physiology.
  • Maintains accurate updated records for appointments.
  • Attends all meetings and professional development sessions
  • Reports concerns and other relevant information to ACE Director
  • Serves as a resource person for students in the sciences
  • Serves as a liaison with various Faculty members and ACE to increase tutoring services for students.
  • Participates in student workshops as needed.
  • Additional Responsibilities:

  • May be required to work weekends and/or evenings for special events.
  • May need to conduct library or Internet research relevant to ACE programs.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as relevant to science tutoring.
  • Requirements:

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Positive attitude about learning and enjoys student interactions.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and manage multiple tasks.
  • Excellent oral, written communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree, with upper division science courses, required.
  • Experience with tutoring, specifically at the college level, required
  • Employment is contingent on a successful background investigation.
  • Additional Information:

    Minimum Starting Rate: $13-15 hourly, depending on experience and/or degree. About 10-15 hours per week

    Employment with Our Lady of the Lake University is contingent upon the applicant undergoing a background investigation.

    OLLU seeks to attract, develop and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administrators. The University is committed to diversity and strongly encourages applications from women and minorities. EOE

    Our Lady of the Lake University uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www.

    Application Instructions:

    Please complete the On-Line Staff Application, attach a resume, cover letter, and course transcripts (unofficial for initial interview).

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