Content Tutor

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Northern Virginia Community College
North Springfield, Virginia, US
Sep 14, 2021
Sep 22, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Role Title Trainer Instructor I Role Code 29111-FP FLSA Non-Exempt Pay Band 03 Working Title Content Tutor Position Number 280W3057 Agency Northern VA Community College Division NV280-Provost Medical Educ Ctr Work Location Fairfax County - 059 Hiring Range $16/hr Emergency/Essential Personnel No EEO Category E-Paraprofessionals Full Time or Part Time Part Time Does this position have telework options? Does this position have a bilingual or multilingual skill requirement or preference? Work Schedule

Rotating shifts, day and evening.
Sensitive Position No Job Description
Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) is the second largest community college in the United States and the largest public educational institution in Virginia. NOVA has more than 71,000 students and 2,600 faculty and staff members. As one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the United States, with a student body consisting of individuals from more than 180 countries, NOVA is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and equitable Virginia by fostering excellence in higher education. As an Achieving the Dream "Leader College," NOVA is committed to the principles of access, opportunity, student success, and excellence by meeting the educational and training needs of the region and its people with excellent and affordable courses and programs, offered by an inspired and committed diverse faculty and support staff.

With six unique locations throughout our region, each conveniently located within 40 miles of Washington D.C, we have Northern Virginia covered. NOVA's Alexandria Campus is located seven miles from the nation's capital, just across the Potomac River from Washington DC; the Annandale Campus, with its urban feel and suburban appeal, is ranked as the most diverse in Virginia and boasts a thriving Koreatown; the Loudoun Campus is located in a comfortable suburb steeped in colonial history; the Manassas Campus is located next to Manassas Battlefield Park, site of the first major battle of the Civil War; the Woodbridge Campus is home to municipal parks, state parks, and national wildlife refuges; and the Medical Education Campus, located in Springfield, is a uniquely specialized campus that stands apart from what most community colleges can offer, with the area boasting an abundance of hiking and biking trails, and parks with nature and wildlife areas.

NOVA offers an opportunity to make a difference with outstanding career opportunities and competitive total rewards benefits, including a comprehensive health and dental insurance program, generous paid leave, deferred compensation plans, paid parental leave, state employee discounts, and a solid and secure retirement system. NOVA embraces opportunities to create a college community that is a welcoming and inclusive place to learn and work. We do this by fostering a sense of belonging and ensuring equity while maintaining an open, civil, and safe environment for our students, faculty, staff, and guests. In so doing, NOVA fulfills its mission to offer world-class teaching and learning to the Commonwealth of Virginia.

The security of our students, faculty, and staff is very important at NOVA. Please take a moment to review NOVA's Annual Security Reports .

General Description:
Cooperatively assist students with various healthcare subjects including but not limited to math, sciences, and writing (as feasible) through instruction and implementing study skills. Duties and Tasks: Provide face-to-face and/or online tutoring assistance to students as needed
Duties and Tasks:
Distribute information leading to academic improvement using a metacognitive approach; Consult with faculty regarding center's resources; Research current list of useful Internet resources for student and faculty use; Work closely with ASC Coordinator, faculty, and student success staff to provide optimal services to students; Provide tutoring services orientation every semester for any willing faculty member
Special Assignments
May be required to perform other duties as assigned. May be required to assist the agency or state government generally in the event of an emergency declaration by the Governor. KSA's/Required Qualifications

Required KSAs:
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Assist with faculty interaction
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Maintain upkeep of Tutoring Center
  • Ability to provide Tutoring Services to students
  • Assist the ASC Mgr., faculty, and LRS staff to provide optimal services to students
  • Attend and participate in training as it relates to the position for service enhancement and professional development

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Experience in helping students with coursework subject matter.
  • Progress towards a Health Sciences/Nursing degree or certificate, or successful completion of 1st or 2nd MEC program coursework with a grade of ‘B' or higher, or a combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Availability to work day and evening shifts.
Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous tutoring or teaching experience of math, science, and/or healthcare subjects (Nursing & Allied Health) in a college setting.
  • Associate's degree or certificate in health sciences or related field.
  • One-on-one and group tutoring experience preferred.
Operation of a State Vehicle No Supervises Employees No Required Travel

Posting Number WGE_461P Recruitment Type Public Number of Vacancies 7 Position End Date (if temporary) Job Open Date 08/31/2021 Job Close Date 09/21/2021 Open Until Filled No Agency Website Contact Name Email Phone Number Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Background Check Statement Disclaimer

The selected candidate's offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of education, credit checks (relevant to employment). Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth's Statement of Economic Interest. For more information, please follow this link: EEO Statement

The Virginia Community College System, an EEO employer, welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds and recognizes the benefits of a diverse workforce. Therefore, the VCCS is committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. We prohibit discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, mental or physical disabilities, political affiliation, veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. ADA Statement

The VCCS is an EOE and Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Acts (ADA and ADAAA), VCCS will provide, if requested, reasonable accommodation to applicants in need of access to the application, interviewing and selection processes. Governor's Mandate Message E-Verify Statement

VCCS uses E-Verify to check employee eligibility to work in the United States. You will be required to complete an I-9 form and provide documentation of your identity for employment purposes. Quicklink for Posting

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  • * Are you currently in the process of obtaining a Health Sciences/Nursing degree or certificate, or have successfully completed the 1st or 2nd MEC program coursework with a grade of ‘B' or higher, or a combination of education, training, and experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  • * Do you have experience in helping students with coursework subject matter?
    • Yes
    • No
  • * Are you available to work evenings and weekends?
    • Yes
    • No
  • * I understand that only information provided at the time of the application submission will be considered when determining my qualifications and only responses to Supplemental Questions that can be verified in my application and resume will be credited.
    • Yes
    • No

  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents
  • Resume
  • Optional Documents
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application