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Upload a detailed résumé of all educational and professional experience. (Résumé)
Upload at least two professional references including names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses. Letters of recommendation will not be accepted in lieu of a list of professional references. (References)
Unofficial copies of all college and university transcripts that include degree received and confer date. International transcripts must include a foreign transcript evaluation. For a list of approved credential evaluation services visit: http://naces.org/members.htm. (Unofficial transcripts acceptable for application process; official transcripts required prior to hire) (Transcripts)
A sample of your recent (less than 5 years) academic writing. (Writing Sample)
Written answer to the following questions: (Supplemental Question)
What is your philosophy on tutoring writing?
What qualifications do you feel you have that uniquely address this position?
Terms of employment: This is a part-time hourly position expected to work 10-15 hours per week during college terms. Anticipated start date is September 12, 2017 (earlier start date may be possible). The incumbent must be flexible and willing to work between 8am-6pm, Monday through Friday and 8am-2pm on Saturdays is also an option. This position is not eligible for retirement or healthcare benefits. This position will work inside in an office environment at the Pierce College Fort Steilacoom or Puyallup campus.
Screening & Interview Process: Only those candidates who have complied with the application process and meet the required qualifications will be considered. The most desirable candidates will be contacted for an interview. Application materials submitted to Pierce College are the property of the College and will not be returned.
Reasonable Accommodation: Applicants with disabilities who require assistance with the application and employment process will be accommodated to the extent reasonably possible. Requests should be made to the District Human Resources Office by calling 253-964-7342. Persons who are deaf or hard of hearing may dial 711 to place a call through Washington Relay, the state's free telecommunication access service.
Conditions of Employment:
In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, proof of authorization to work in the United States will be required at the time of hire.
Pierce College has adopted a Drug Free Workplace policy. As a condition of employment, employees must agree to abide by the requirements established in that policy.
Equal Opportunity: The Pierce College District is an equal opportunity employer. The Board of Trustees and Pierce College District are committed to providing equal opportunity and will not discriminate in terms and conditions of employment and personnel practices for all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, age, perceived or actual physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, religion, honorably discharged veteran or military status, or use of a trained guide dog or service animal.
For more information about this position or assistance regarding your application, contact Human Resources at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions regarding equal employment opportunities or discrimination may be directed to the following:
Holly Gorski, Vice President of Human Resources/Title IX Coordinator 9401 Farwest Drive SW Lakewood, Washington 98498 (253) 964-6519
Paula Henson-Williams, District Affirmative Action Officer (253) 864-3229
Additional Salary Information:
08/21/17 05:00 PM
The Pierce College Writing Center is looking a part-time Professional Writing Tutor. The Professional Writing Tutor works with students to help develop their writing skills and strategies.
Tutoring•Works with students to develop their writing skills and strategies
General Office Support •Helps maintain the daily operations of the writing center
•Engages in regularly scheduled meetings and ongoing training
Required qualifications: •Bachelor's degree.
•Strong written and oral communication skills.
•Excellent understanding of academic writing in one or more disciplines.
•Exceptional customer service skills.
•Ability to work effectively and positively with individuals of diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and educationally diverse populations.
•A dedication to ongoing professional development as a writing tutor.
Preferred qualifications: •Master's Degree.
•Previous experience in a writing center or with writing center pedagogy.
•Training or experience with Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), Second Language Acquisition, and/or Adult Literacy.
•Familiarity with using referencing styles (APA and MLA).
•Facility with online educational platforms.
To be considered for this position, you must:
•Meet the requir