Part-Time Professional Math Tutor - Middlesex Community College
Middlesex Community College
June 14, 2018
Location: Bedford/Lowell, MA Category: Part-time Staff Posted On: Wed Jun 13 2018 Job Description:
Title: Professional Math Tutor (2 positions)
Unit: MCCC Unit Part-Time Professional Staff
Dept.: Academic Centers for Enrichment (ACE) Division: Academic and Student Affairs
Reports to: Director of Academic Support Programs
Date: June 13, 2018
The Academic Support Department Tutoring Program seeks creative and knowledgeable part-time Professional Math Tutors. The Professional Tutor assists the Instructor in the RAMP-UP math classroom, and provides individual instruction/support to students in Pre-Algebra and Introductory Algebra topics. The RAMP-UP classroom is an individualized learning environment that utilizes a technology based program to prepare students for college level math.
Tutor/assist students with math concepts
Encourage students to develop a systematic approach to studying that will serve them throughout their math sequence
Maintain ongoing communication with and between students, faculty, coordinators and director
Assist Instructor with classroom management
Assume classroom management duties in the lab section
Attend training sessions and meetings
Perform other duties consistent with the position of a Professional Tutor
Physical Ability: Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight.
Sensory Requirements: Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate visual cues or signals. Some tasks require the ability to communicate orally.
Environmental Factors: Essential functions are regularly performed without exposure to adverse environmental conditions.
The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education - Massachusetts Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education - Massachusetts Community College will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
Experience tutoring and/or teaching math.
Ability to provide clear and concise explanations of mathematical concepts and procedures.
Strong time management, organizational and communication skills.
Ability to work one on one with students of varying levels of math abilities.
Ability to work with diverse students, staff, and faculty.
Cultural awareness and competency demonstrated by working with and/or understanding of individuals of diverse identities such as socioeconomic level, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity and veterans including those with different levels of academic preparation, varying physical and learning abilities.
Work Schedule will be approximately 7:00 to 11:30 noon or 11:30 noon to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday, or 5:30 to 9:00 M-Th and Saturday 9:00-12:30 depending on the class schedule, during the academic year (approximately 15 weeks each semester).
Hourly Rate: $28.29 per hour; eligible for earned paid time off in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement
Start Date: September 2018
Application Deadline: July 8, 2018
The College will not sponsor applicants for work visas
Internal Number: 98888
About Middlesex Community College
At Middlesex Community College, everyone teaches, everyone learns. Collaborative in nature and innovative in practice, we educate, engage, and empower a diverse community of learners. Through transformative opportunities, we challenge and support every student to succeed and lead. Recognizing equity and inclusion as the foundation for excellence and creativity, Middlesex Community College meets the evolving educational, civic and workforce needs of our local and global communities.