Student Job Opportunities

 

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2014 TUTORING POSITIONS


The Language Development Center, led in 2014-15 by two Interim Writing Support Coordinators, provides tutoring in reading and writing for students enrolled in Academic English I. With the new Stretch English pilot (2014-15), the enterprise also will serve Stretch English students who enroll in LLD4, an additional tutoring session. Activities include individual tutoring, small group reading and writing discussions, and a variety of computer assisted learning activities.

 

To be a tutor you must:

  • have a positive, energetic attitude;
  • have strong reading, writing, and critical thinking skills;
  • have an open-minded outlook toward students from diverse backgrounds;
  • be willing to attend a paid one-day training session;
  • be willing to attend weekly (paid) training and staff meetings;
  • have PC skills (or willingness to acquire them).


If you become a tutor you will:

  • gain valuable training and teaching experience;
  • work in a friendly, lively environment;
  • have the convenience of an on-campus job with flexible hours;
  • work for up to 20 hours a week maximum.

 

Please submit an application by 12pm on August 18, 2014 to the Interim Writing Support Coordinators: Sarah.Prasad@sjsu.edu and Alesya.Petty@sjsu.edu.

Questions? Please contact Instructors Prasad and Petty.