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Peer Tutor Application

Qualifications for being a tutor:

  • Be a member of the Class of 2021, 2020, or 2019 and in good disciplinary and academic standing
  • Be organized, with good personal time management, the ability to be flexible, and a good sense of humor
  • Be self-confident and competent (B+ or above) in the course/s you wish to tutor
  • Be creative, patient, generous and have a desire to help others succeed
  • Be aware of and have a solid understanding of college-level academic skills, our academic integrity policy, and the PC academic resources available for success

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Attending the mandatory, 2-day training the week before classes begin in August.
    • Note that our Tutor Training days directly conflict with mandatory training for OL’s, RA’s, Urban Action and Faith Works
  • Attending at least two of several additional tutor-enrichment sessions offered in the Fall and Spring semesters to return as a tutor in the following semester
  • Being available for 8 one-hour appointments each week
  • Being the coach or facilitator who can actively involve a student in the learning process
  • Faithfully recording visit information and work hours on Tutortrac immediately after each session
  • Sharing your own successful study and learning skills
  • Assisting in any administrative tasks related to the Tutoring Center
  • Maintaining appropriate professionalism as a liaison of our office and the College

*Applications for consideration for hire for Fall 2018 will close on Wednesday, March 28th.  Applications will continue to be accepted after that date for possible hire once current openings have been filled.  Your submitted application will be acknowledged by Sister Carolyn Sullivan (401.865.1010.)

** For more information and to meet some of our tutors, please stop by our Coffee House in Slavin Fish Bowl on Monday, March 19th at 7:00 p.m.

Peer Tutor Application