Student Accessibility Services Tutor

Classification: Student Assistant IV
Employee group: PSAC
Job title: Student Accessibility Services Tutor
Department: Student Services, Student Accessibility Services
Wage: $15.63/hr (SAIV or RAIII)
Hours of work: Negotiable (2-3 hours per course, per week)
Start date: Sept. 13, 2020
Length of appointment: Sept. 13, 2020 to April 30, 2022
Course title and number: Tutors are required from all faculties and disciplines
Date issued: Sept. 2, 2021
Application deadline: 4:30 pm, September 10, 2021

Duties:

Student Accessibility Services is seeking tutors to assist students in understanding and learning course content material. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in one-on-one or small group tutoring settings. Tutors will provide the following:

  • Assist students with understanding content material by providing explanations, suggestions, and clarifications with patience and enthusiasm;
  • Model student success strategies;
  • Attend training and communicate regularly with the supervisor;
  • Other related duties as

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Considerable advanced skills and judgment
  • Ability to work independently and/or with others effectively
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse population
  • Comfortable working with students one-on-one or in a small group
  • Knowledge of Zoom and MS Teams
  • Willingness to work flexible hours that correspond to student schedules
  • Preference given to current Brandon University student; with enrollment in graduate program or holding a graduate degree

To Apply:

Interested individuals should forward a resume and cover letter with names/contact information of three references to:

Morganna Malyon, Student Accessibility Specialist
by e-mail to malyonm@brandonu.ca.

NOTE:  Applications will be accepted beyond the initial deadline since tutors are required throughout the year.