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Upward Bound I - Math Tutor

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Position Type: Part-Time
Location: Multiple/Other
Categories: Tutors
Role: Upward Bound I Tutor

 

About ECC:

Elgin Community College serves over 9,000 students at every stage of their educational journeys, including university transfer programs, career and technical education, continuing education classes, and adult basic education. As a community, we pride ourselves on nurturing a welcoming campus where every person—students, staff members, faculty members, and campus visitors—feels valued. The work of each ECC employee is central to the college’s mission, and as an employer, the college fosters a positive environment through professional challenges, excellent benefits, and opportunities for recognition and camaraderie.

Work Schedule:

Monday – Thursday    4:00 pm- 7:00 pm &

(Some Saturdays) 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Rate of Pay:

$15.83 / hour

FLSA Status:

Non-Exempt

Grant Funded:

Yes

Job Summary:

Tutors will be responsible for providing individual and group tutorial sessions for high school students in grades 9 – 12 in the target (U-46 & 300) school districts. Prefer that individuals provide tutorial sessions in alternative multi-discipline subject areas.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Bachelor Degree in subject area 

Desired Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Must have demonstrated sensitivity to the target population (academic and personal needs of economically and academically disadvantaged youth).
  • Prefer person with a background similar to the target population

Teaching experience preferred, but not required.

Essential Duties:

Tutors will be responsible for providing individual and group tutorial sessions for high school students in grades 9 – 12 in the target (U-46 & 300) school districts. Prefer that individuals provide tutorial sessions in alternative multi-discipline subject areas.

  • Tutor / assist students with homework, SAT & ACT preparation
  • Work in cooperation with other tutors & instructors
  • Conduct individual and group tutoring sessions
  • Encourage participants for academic persistence and success
  • Attend in service training and Upward Bound staff meetings
  • Attend cultural events during the Academic Year  Component
  • Record students’ performance on a daily / weekly basis

Other Duties:

 

Physical Demands:

Sedentary (up to 10 lbs occasionally, sitting most of the time)

Visual Acuity:

Close visual acuity (e.g. computer, assembly)

Work Environment:

Moderate noise

Environmental Conditions:

Typical office or administrative

Current SSECCA Union Member Information:

Elgin Community College Support Staff of Elgin Community College Association (SSECCA) members that apply by 09/09/2019 and meet the posted minimum qualifications will receive full consideration.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

Elgin Community College does not discriminate, or tolerate discrimination, against any member of its community on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender/gender identity, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law in matters of admissions, employment, or in any aspect of the educational programs or activities it offers.

In addition, Elgin Community College provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment practices, educational opportunities, and programs and services. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the College’s EEO/AA Officer. Determinations on request for a reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

 

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