Job Details


Peer Tutor- Writing
Job ID 1873
Job Type On-Campus
Employer Advising and Learning Commons
Date Posted Jul 06, 2023
Category Tutor
Job Description

The Writing Center, a member of the Advising and Learning Commons, offers writing coaching as a free service available to all Prescott College students, designed to help students progress towards academic success.

Peer writing tutors will:

  • Hold face-to-face and/or online conferences with undergraduate students to assist them with development, organization, voice, and mechanics in the context of a variety of writing tasks.
  • Write a summary and assessment of each conference.
  • Participate in an initial training session and ongoing check-ins with the Center's director.

Specific hours of employment and in-person or remote status will be determined on a case by case basis.


Job Requirements

Candidates for positions must participate in an interview, and must meet the following qualifications:


  • Strong expository, academic writing skills as demonstrated by a 5-10 page writing sample

  • A willingness to learn and apply best practices in tutoring in all writing conferences

  • Demonstrated experience with teaching, tutoring, mentoring, or coaching

  • Graduate student OR undergraduate student in their junior or senior year


Available Openings 1
Work-Study Requirement? Preferred but not required
Hours 0.5 to 20.0 hours per week
Hourly Rate $14.35/hour
Time Frame Academic Year
Contact Name Catherine Elizabeth Jockell
Contact Email
Work Location Prescott College, Remote
Phone N/A
Fax N/A

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