Student Worker - Writing Center

Millersville University
May 31, 2023
Offerd Salary:$10.00
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Negotigation
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Ref info:N/A
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Position Information

Requisition Number Stu099P

Position Type Student Worker Department Department of Student Workers Job Title Student Worker - Writing Center Classification Student Worker Pay Rate Starting rate $10.00/hr

Position Summary Information

Hours per week Up to 10 hrs/week

Days Worked Writing Center Hrs are M-Th 1-9PM and Sun 6-9PM Hours/Shift worked Flexible

Posting Detail Information

Job Summary/Basic Function

Millersville University's Writing Center is seeking a writing tutor to provide guidance with student papers, projects, and other writing-related needs.

Required Qualifications

  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Computer skills (Proficiency in Microsoft Word and ability to use Zoom)
  • Willingness to perform varied duties.
  • Ability to multitask and work with multiple projects at one time
  • Preferred Qualifications Job Duties

  • Responsible for guiding students' writing
  • Responsible for assisting students in developing writing strategies
  • Responsible for sharing writing resources with students
  • Work in-person, on Zoom, and online
  • Log tutor sessions
  • Complete chosen Writing Center improvement projects
  • Working Conditions and Physical Effort

  • Be able to sit and use a computer for the length of shift
  • Posting Open Date 11/30/2022 Posting Close Date 05/31/2023 Special Instructions to Applicants

    Previous experience is not required. We will provide training to all.

    Resume is required. We encourage you to upload your class schedule, which will help us to assist you with determining the best working hours during your academic and extra-curricular schedule.

    Quicklink for Posting/Requisition https: //

    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Other Document 1
  • Class Schedule
  • Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Are you currently attending Millersville University or will be at the time of employment?
  • Yes
  • No
  • What days/hours are you available to work?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • What is your current major/minor?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • This position, like other student employment opportunities, requires that you receive (three) background clearances (criminal background check, child abuse history clearance, and FBI criminal history fingerprinting clearance). If you are selected for this position, the university will pay for these clearances. Do you already have clearances?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • List any English, W, Advanced Writing, or other relevant courses you have completed with a B+ or higher:
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • What are your hours of availability during the semester? Our hours of operation are Mon-Thurs 1-9pm and Sunday 6-9pm: Sunday: Monday: Tuesday: Wednesday: Thursday:
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Why do you think you would be a good writing tutor?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • What are your own strengths and weaknesses as a writer?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Why do you think you would be a good writing tutor?
  • (Open Ended Question)

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