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Job # 2012-335 English Tutors

Employer English Department
Posting Date 1/17/2013 (updated Apr 3, 2013)
Description Assisting 1010 students with generating, writing, revising and editing academic papers in a small group workshop setting.
Number of Openings 5-7 tutors
Salary/Wage $7.50 + DOE
Work Hours To be determined
Qualifications Minimal qualifications: Declared English major or minor with senior or junior status by Fall, 2012; GPA of 3.5 in English and 3.0 overall; skill in writing, editing, and documenting academic papers in MLA style; ENG 2010 grade of A or A-; interest in leading writing workshops for ENGL 1010 students. Preferred qualifications: completion of ENGL 1120, 2030, 2600; peer tutoring experience.
Application Procedure /
Contact Information
Application packet should include both the completed SUU application form AND the Writing Center form, which can be found at http://suu.edu/hss/english/writingcenter/WritingAssistantApplication.html Also the application should include an indication of the work hours the applicant can work, the applicant's current class schedule, a letter explaining the applicant's interest in and qualifications for the job, a writing sample consisting of an MLA-style argumentative essay or literary analysis of 7+ pages; 3 e-mails of recommendation sent separately by SUU ENGL professors (or equivalent for transfer students); unofficial transcripts. For information, e-mail Julie Combs (juliacombs@suu.edu) Submit application packet in a folder to the English office, BC 300F.
Closing Date Positions will be open until filled.