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Posting Title Work-Study Undergraduate Peer Learning Consultant (Math/Stats
Department DAL-Learning Commons-513000
Job Location Dallas
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Pay Rate $10.00/hr
The UNT Dallas Learning Commons offers tutorial assistance in writing and STEM
to students who need supplemental academic support. The Undergraduate
Consultant serves as an important team member in the Learning Commons. He/she
works under the supervision of the administrative staff and works closely with
the faculty in the appropriate discipline. Tutoring sessions occur as both
face-to-face and online consultations.
W e are looking for math and statistics tutors. Please apply if you are
proficient in either or both of these subjects.
The Undergraduate Peer Learning Consultant should:
Be aware of and able to use a variety of strategies to work with a diverse
clientele whose academic skills cover a wide range of ability
Provide tutoring to students in the subject area, including clarification
of course assignments, lectures, and tests.
Work with students to develop positive learning skills, such as study
techniques, notetaking skills, and test-taking strategies
Work with students individually or in small groups in face-to-face or
Provide a forum for participatory learning, which includes the active
involvement of the student.
Aid students in understanding concepts without giving answers or
completing assignments for students.
Refer students to Learning Commons resources and other academic services
and departments as needed.
Work the assigned hours per week unless making prior arrangements with
Attend and complete mandatory trainings.
Interpret and clarify Learning Commons procedures to students, tutors, and
visitors, and lead classroom presentations to advertise the Learning
Be familiar with all resources — handouts, reference books, YouTube videos
— located in the Learning Commons or on the website.
Assist administrative staff and professional tutors with special
assignments, projects, and events.
Assist in preparing resources for the Learning Commons including handouts,
workshops, website content, social media posts, videos, etc.
Aid students in scheduling appointments for the Learning Commons.
Assist Learning Commons staff with data reports
Additional Posting Details
Students interested in the position must meet the following criteria:
Must qualify as work-study edibility (determined by the Financial Aid
Must be a currently enrolled University of North Texas at Dallas student
making satisfactory progress toward completion of a bachelor's degree
Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate intermediate to advanced level
of knowledge in tutoring subject
Must be recommended by a faculty member from the discipline in which the
student is applying to tutor – Recommendation MUST be in email format and
sent to the Learning Commons Director at [email protected]
Excellent communication skills
Students must also possess the following qualifications:
Excellent interpersonal and intercultural communication skills
Empathy and the ability to relate to the diverse student body population
at UNT Dallas
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees
and with the general public, and to deal with public relations problems
courteously and tactfully
Skill in telephone etiquette and courteous communication with public,
verbally and in writing
Skill in evaluating facts or situation to route calls/customers
Basic MS Office skills
Ability to operate a variety of office machines including, personal
computers, telephones, and copiers
Ability to use web-based software (such as Zoom) to tutor students
Skill in filing and recordkeeping
Ability to work 12-19 hours per week
Knowledge of (or ability to rapidly assimilate and retain) University
academic policy, procedure, and practices
Knowledge of FERPA preferred but not required
Ability to work under considerable pressure, to adjust to constant
changes, to handle multiple tasks, and work with all kinds of students
Strong ability to work independently and make decisions within the
framework of broad goals and objectives
Work in-person (flexibility options available upon request)
Required License / Registration / Certification
MON-THURS: 10A-10P; FRI-SAT: 12P-7P
Driving University Vehicle No
Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are
committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and
state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University
of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational
programs and activities, and employment practices.
Physical Requirements Carrying, Writing, Talk or Hear, Ability to
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number Stu408HP
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicants
Complete online application through UNT Dallas HR website: https: // unt-
Attach required documents:
Copy of unofficial transcript (official transcripts also accepted but not
necessary) from UNT Dallas and any other college or university where
relevant courses were taken
UNT Dallas Class schedule
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/75772
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Are you a currently enrolled UNT Dallas student making satisfactory progress toward a bachelor's degree?
Please list all subject areas you feel comfortable tutoring (i.e., math, science, statistics, accounting) and the specific level and/or courses you have taken (i.e., biology, organic chemistry, etc.).
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
Class Schedule (Student)