Campus Student Worker - Peer Tutor

Atlanta, GA

Position Summary: To assist students in the Academic Support Center with tutoring in Math, English, Science of Light, Science of Sound, and/or Basic Computer Skills.

Student Qualifications:

  • Federal Work Study eligible preferred
  • Must be a full-time student (9 credit hours when applicable)
  • Able to perform Key Job Elements
  • Must be in and stay in good academic standing for the duration of employment (CGPA at or above 3.0)
  • Must be in and stay in good conduct standing.
  • Completion of a particular course in which tutoring is done with earning at least a “B”. An “A” is preferred.
  • Recommendation from an instructor preferably in the course you wish to tutor.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills and ease in relating to people from varying educational, cultural, and social backgrounds.
  • Excellent level of responsibility, reliability, and punctuality.
  • Professional and appropriate behavior at all times. Ability to work well with other tutors, faculty, staff, and students.
  • Prior tutoring experience is a plus. A willingness to keep updated on course content and curriculum tutored.

Basic Job Requirements:

  • Meet with students on a one-to-one or small group basis to provide tutorial assistance.
  • Maintain a weekly schedule of available hours in the Academic Support Center for student appointments for content course and/or learning strategies.
  • Assist students in developing successful academic study skills and test taking strategies, and develop supportive peer-relationships with tutees.
  • Attend quarterly tutor-training sessions as required by the Coordinator of Academic Support.
  • Work the sign-in and check-out desk in the Academic Support Center, keep appointment sheets, and sign-in sheets up to date.
  • Assist with additional duties as needed, for example, greeting students as they enter the Academic Support Center, correcting/proofing English writing assignments, answering the phone, organizing materials
  • Completing E-Time in a timely manner, and reading and signing the weekly Tutor Letter.

Required Skills:

  • Customer service experience and a pleasant demeanor.
  • Must be in and maintain excellent academic standing and attendance.
  • Ability to understand the importance of timeliness and quality of work.
  • Ability and willingness to take direction.
  • Ability to think independently and resolve problems when appropriate.
  • Uphold the Arts Institutes Code of Conduct.
  • All final applicants will be subject to a drug screen after an offer of employment is made and prior to commencing work.

Performance Reviews: Students will be evaluated on a quarterly basis by the hiring manager. Managers should maintain all records for performance reviews and submit them to the students file as necessary.

JOB CODE: 1000018