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Fall 2017/Work-Study: Technology Peer Tutor, Student Tutoring Service (Active Guilford Students Only)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please ask your reference to email their recommendation to Melissa Daniel (mdaniel@guilford.edu, 336-316-2200) and Tierney Steelberg (steelbergtc@guilford.edu, 336-316-2113). Please feel free to contact Melissa or Tierney if you have any questions about the position.

Posting Details

This position is available for Guilford College student applicants only. If you are not a currently enrolled student at Guilford College, do not apply for this position.

Position Information

Title Fall 2017/Work-Study: Technology Peer Tutor, Student Tutoring Service (Active Guilford Students Only)
Department Learning Commons
Work Location (Building) Hege Library
Who will student report to? Melissa Daniel & Tierney Steelberg
Is this a work study or non-work study position? Work Study
Hours per week 6-8
Position Summary

Provide technology support to your fellow students, through individual appointments and drop-in hours.

Duties and Responsibilities:
● Meet one-on-one with students who need help using technology and software for classes.
● Hold drop-in hours and staff the STARS (Students, Technology, and Research Support) desk in Hege Library to answer quick questions about technology and software.
● Learn new softwares and technologies through on-the-job training opportunities.
● Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Qualifications/Special Skills Required

You must have demonstrable skills in one or more of the following technology/software areas:
● Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, and Excel)
● Google Apps (Docs, Slides, Sheets, Drawings, Forms…)
● Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, or other Adobe Creative Suite products
● database concepts
● video editing
● web development/web design
● other softwares and technologies, on a case-by-case basis.
You must also have a recommendation from a professor, a supervisor, or someone else who can attest to tech proficiency, and you must participate in tutor training.

The ideal candidate will also possess the following skills:
● Proficiency in troubleshooting computing issues on Mac and/or PC
● An aptitude for teaching others
● Willingness to learn new skills
● Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills

Physical Requirements
Posting Number STU00441
Open Date 07/14/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please ask your reference to email their recommendation to Melissa Daniel (mdaniel@guilford.edu, 336-316-2200) and Tierney Steelberg (steelbergtc@guilford.edu, 336-316-2113). Please feel free to contact Melissa or Tierney if you have any questions about the position.

Additional Information

In its active commitment to building a diverse community, Guilford College rejects discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or national or ethnic origin in admission, employment or access to programs and activities. The college also seeks to avoid discrimination in the administration of educational programs, admission policies, financial aid or any other college program or activity.

If accommodation or assistance is needed in completing this application, contact Human Resources at 336-316-2436. Guilford College is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, staff, visitors and others, and to protecting College assets.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts 1
  2. Resume
Optional Documents