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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 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 ( Submit application packet in a folder to the English office, BC 300F.
Closing Date Positions will be open until filled.