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- Tutor ONLINE APPLICATION

- Tutor REFERRAL FORM


Mandatory Training:

All Tutors and Supplemental Instructors must go through mandatory training to be held:

  • Monday, August 28th: 10:00am - 3:00pm
    ALL STAFF (Tutors and SI)
  • Tuesday, August 29th: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    TUTORS ONLY
  • Wednesday, August 30th: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTORS ONLY

Be. A. Tutor

Tutors offer academic support to currently enrolled UW-Parkside students who are in need of assistance with understanding and learning course concepts and subjects. The ideal candidate will be proficient in the area in which s/he desires to tutor, and must be able to convey that knowledge via spoken and written word. The tutor provides support and guidance tailored to each student’s needs.

Requirements:

  • Completed one semester of college level coursework
  • Enrolled for credit at UW-Parkside
  • Suggested cumulative GPA of at least a 2.8; priority consideration given to those with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Received an A or B in subject area you wish to tutor
  • Attend a 2 day pre-semester training, as well as training during the semester

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • Serve as a role model
  • A desire to want to help others learn
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Strong work ethic

Benefits of Being a Tutor:

  • Excellent resume builder
  • Reinforces your own knowledge
  • Increases good study habits
  • Improves self-esteem and confidence

Responsibilities:

  • Tutor students in specific course material and/or skill areas, integrate study and learning strategies to promote independent learning.
  • Make appropriate referrals to other campus resources
  • Follow all procedures and policies set by the Parkside Academic Resource Center
  • Report immediately to the PARC Manager when critical issue(s) arises
  • Attend and participate in Tutor meetings as scheduled
  • Work 5 – 20 hours per week

How to Apply:

  • Complete online application
  • Upload resume
  • Complete availability form
  • Must have a tutor referral form completed by professor who teaches in subject area you are applying

Mandatory Training:
All Tutors and Supplemental Instructors must go through mandatory training to be held:

  • Monday, August 28th –
    10:00am - 3:00pm ALL STAFF (Tutors and SI)
  • Tuesday, August 29th –
    1:00pm - 5:00pm TUTORS ONLY
  • Wednesday, August 30th –
    1:00pm - 5:00pm SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTORS ONLY

On-going Training:
All Tutors and Supplemental Instructors must attend on-going training meetings on alternating Friday afternoons from 1:00pm - 3:00pm.

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