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LAC - Employment - Tutor

Dear Prospective Tutor

Thank you for your interest in working with the Learning Assistance Center (LAC). The Learning Assistance Center (LAC) hires students who have demonstrated academic excellence, a desire for helping their peers, and who have great interpersonal skills and attention to detail.

Before completing an application, please read the following page thoroughly, and be sure to check out the disciplines we provide tutoring for, by clicking here.

Requirements

All applications are screened for eligibility. Students who do not meet the current employment requirements will be notified via e-mail. Students who pass the initial screening process will be placed in our applicant pool for two academic semesters. Because hiring takes place based on need, there may not be an opening at the time of your application. Should a need arise in the field that you have applied for, you may be contacted for an interview.

Requirements for consideration include:

  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0
  • Minimum grade of "B+" in the course(s) tutoring will occur in
  • One Faculty recommendation per discipline. Applicants will NOT be contacted for interviews until at least one recommendation is received.
  • Minimum availability of 5 hours per week
  • Attendance at paid training

Students hired as tutors with the LAC are required to attend a minimum of 10 paid training sessions sponsored by the Student Success Center (SSC). Training sessions are offered on either Mondays from 4-5pm or Tuesdays from 5-6pm. Should you accept a position with our program, more information about these sessions will be provided to you. Training requirements are subject to change.

Starting Salaries for Tutors

Undergraduate Students $8.00/hr
Graduate Students $9.50/hr
Professional Tutors $10.61/hr
Professional Nursing Tutors (B.S.) $25.00/hr
Graduate Students in MSN, Nurse Education, Nurse Anesthesia $35.00/hr

Tutoring hours are flexible and are arranged by the tutor and the student.

Current Recruitment Needs

ACC/201, 202, 218
ATY/253
BIO/112, 271, 280
ECO/201, 202, 250
GRK/201, 292
PHY/211, 212, 251, 291, 292
PSC/100, 105
SES/101, 102, 203, 204

Questions?

Please do not hesitate to contact our office with any questions or concerns at (336) 334-3878 or by email to lac@uncg.edu. Once again, we appreciate your interest in the Learning Assistance Center. Thank you for your time.

Sincerely

Emily Finch,
Interim Senior Assistant Director,
Student Success Center

Erin Morrison,
Coordinator for Tutoring Services,
Learning Assistance Center

Links

Employment Application

Back to SSC Employment Page