Apply to be a TUTOR today! 

The Tutoring Center is committed in providing academic resources and support to all Southern students. There are about 50 tutors, on average, every year working at center who are able to assist students with several courses provided on campus.

Tutoring is a great opportunity for students to gain experience as an educator as well as be able to continually work with and reinforce concepts and materials in their field of study. 

Qualifications

  • Must be an enrolled Southern student

  • Must have completed at least a semester at Southern

  • Must meet the minimum GPA requirement of 3.0

  • Must have received a B+ or above in the courses to tutor

  • Preferably be able to tutor more than one subject

  • Excellent communication skills and willing to work with the Tutor Coordinators and a variety of students

 

Job Benefits

  • Flexible schedule

  • All additional training is paid training

  • Opportunity to work with students with diverse backgrounds

  • Opportunity to review material of courses wishing to tutor

  • Opportunity to become a CRLA certified tutor

  • Opportunity to increase pay rate up to $8.75/hr based on class standing and CRLA certification

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare for and facilitate 1-on-1 or small group tutoring sessions with students

  • Must follow all Tutoring Center Policies and diligently fulfill the duties of a peer tutor introduced during initial training 

  • Must attend additional required training or mandatory meetings 

  • Must keep an open communication with the Tutor Coordinators and the Tutoring Center Director

 

How to Apply

  • Grab an application at the Tutoring Center Office, or fill out this application form and submit to lsstutoring@southern.edu

  • Bring an unofficial copy of transcript. This can be requested from the Records Office in Wright Hall.

  • Be available for a 1-on-1 interview with the Tutoring Center Director.