Peer Mentor (Grant-based positions)

Lynchburg, TN

Motlow State Community College

MOTLOW STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

is accepting applications for the following positions:

Peer Mentor - Grant Specific

Multiple Openings, Multiple Campuses

Peer Tutors will report to the Cohort Support Specialist.

Pay is competitive with other temporary, part-time wages at Motlow State Community College and is funded through a grant. Motlow is seeking multiple Peer Tutors to support students on various campuses.

Positions are open to:

• 2nd year students

• Pay rate $12/hour

• Needed at all campuses

Students will be responsible for duties including but not limited to:

o Assisting Peers in the FYE course to:

o Retain and implement proper time management skills

o Assist with assignment completion and submission

o Direct students to additional campus and learning support resources such as the Math Lab, Writing Center, and Library

Special Notes:

Students are eligible for these positions;

Please list highest level of education in application (high school is an acceptable response);

Please ask individuals before listing them as a reference;

Some questions on this application will require thought and/or time. For this reason and the possibility the online system can timeout should the response take too long, it is recommended that you prepare typed responses to the following in a format you can use to cut and paste once inside the application:

o Information about extracurricular activities (other jobs, athletics, clubs, or volunteer activities)

o A paragraph or two about why you want to be a peer tutor/mentor

o Explanation of previous tutoring or classroom/instruction/training experience (if any)

o Description of a time you provided one-on-one assistance to help an individual reach a goal

Applicants will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis but proficiency in subject matter will be a minimum requirement for tutors.

** Please note that you cannot go back and change answers in the application. Removal of an application in an attempt to apply again with different answers is not advised as this will flag your application. Any additional documentation or data should be emailed to humanresources@mscc.edu with your name and the position and human resources will attach the new material in the system.

Motlow State Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity or national origin, sex, disability, age, status as a protected veteran or any other class protected by Federal or State laws and regulations and by Tennessee Board of Regents policies with respect to employment, programs, and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies: Barbara Scales; bscales@mscc.edu; 5002 Motlow College Blvd Smyrna, TN 37167; 615-220-7976.

The Motlow State Community College policy on nondiscrimination can be found at https://www.mscc.edu/policies/docs/8-01-00-00-general-prohibition.pdf .

Human Resources Office

Motlow State Community College

TDD (931) 393 - 1621

Email: humanresources@mscc.edu

To apply please click here! Posted: 05/09/2021