CAE Student Employment – Asbury University
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All positions have been filled for the 2020-2021 Academic year

Peer Tutor, Academic Coaches & Writing Center Consultant Qualifications and Responsibilities

These positions are for undergraduate students who have acquired specific knowledge and skills in writing, subject matter, and/or learning strategies and are able to communicate this knowledge and these strategies to peers in an effective, appealing manner.

  • Tutors, Academic Coaches & Consultants must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and have obtained a minimum of an A- in the classes they want to tutor.
    • Consultants for the Writing Center have proven competence in writing and grammar and display confidence, passion, and sensitivity for helping writers grow.
    • Tutors for specific courses have taken and excelled in courses (or course equivalents) for which they are tutoring and have demonstrated the ability to effectively communicate what they have learned.
    • Academic coaches have proven solid academic performance, effective learning strategies, knowledgeable responses to various learning styles, and a strong resolve to help others succeed.
    • Tutors, Academic Coaches & Consultants are required to attend scheduled training sessions. They are required to document tutoring activities and be in communication with course instructors and CAE staff regarding tutoring content.
    •  Attention to detail and punctuality is of the utmost importance for those who work with us as tutors.

For the Writing Center

  • Submit an application, cover letter, resume,  and a one page response to “The Writing Center as a Workplace” from The Bedford Guide for Writing Tutors (see attached PDF)
  • Turn in two faculty reference forms (see application)
  • Participate in an interview
  • Complete an application to be an Asbury University employee 
  • Complete I-9 paperwork in the Campus Employment Office
  • Participate in mandatory tutor training

For Tutoring Services–Specific Course(s)

  • Submit an application to be a tutor for specific classes
  • Be approved by the professor(s) for the course(s) that you desire to tutor
  • Participate in the interview process
  • Complete an application to be an Asbury University employee 
  • Complete I-9 paperwork in the Campus Employment Office
  • Participate in madatory tutor training

Academic Coaching

Submit an application, cover letter and resume

  • Turn in two faculty reference forms
  • Participate in the interview process
  • Complete an application to be an Asbury University employee
  • Complete I-9 paperwork in the Campus Employment Office
  • Participate in mandatory tutor training