Open Tutor Positions (Fall 2017)

BIOS 282 // Microbiology: 3-5 hr/wk

CHEM 105 // Gen Chem I: 3-5 hr/wk

CHEM 107 // Intro to Chem: 3-5 hr/wk

CHEM 120 // Principles of Organic & Biochemistry: 3-5 hr/wk

CHEM 301 // O Chem 1: 4-6 hr/wk

Job Description

Starting Pay Rate: $10.50/hr

Purpose

To provide individual and/or group tutoring assistance on a weekly basis for Biola students.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist students in improving their understanding of the subject matter and developing/refining study skills.
  • Meet weekly with individual students and/or small group sessions organized by the Learning Center to enhance, support and clarify course content.

Qualifications

  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Applicants are required to have already completed the specific course and excelled in it (B+ or higher).
  • High academic recommendations from the course faculty.
  • Excellent social/communication skills, supported by the faculty recommendations.
  • Solid understanding of basic study skills.

Preferred Qualification (not required)

  • Previous tutoring or TA experience
  • Previous experience working with diverse populations

Work Schedule

  • Hours depend solely on the demand for each subject in a given semester. Applicants should be able and willing to fill these hours, should they be needed.
  • Work schedules are based on each tutor's own availability, submitted to and managed by Joyce Oh, our Coordinator of Support Services. Please note: Tutor's hours of availability need not be limited to regular business hours and can include evenings, early morning, and weekend times.

To Apply

You must submit a Tutor Application & two Tutor Recommendations.

Completed applications may be dropped off at our office or emailed to joyce.oh@biola.edu.

For questions, please contact our office.
562-906-4542 | learning.center@biola.edu