Subject Area Student Tutor

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Classification:Student Assistant C
Grade:Student C
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Southeast
School/Business unit:UAS Library
Location: Juneau
Categories: Academic Advising/Support, Education/Instructional, Student Affairs/Services

Position Summary:

The UAS Library is currently seeking Subject Area Student Tutors.


Tutors are responsible for carrying out Learning Center tasks at the request of Learning Center staff: Conduct single, or group tutoring sessions without supervision; maintain student tutoring session records upon request; attend training sessions delivered by the Learning Center Coordinator and faculty. They will alert the Learning Center staff about students with special needs. Help provide maintenance to the Learning & Testing Center facility and its resource materials.


Average grade of "B" or better previous courses.
Knowledge of basic academic course content and tutoring strategies required.
Must have the ability to recognize various learning styles, communicate effectively with students and faculty, and be highly responsible and organized.
Higher level coursework and/or prior tutoring experience desirable.


Must be a UAS student enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours for the period of employment. Knowledge of basic academic course content and tutoring strategies required.


Please submit a resume, cover letter, unofficial college transcripts, and names and contact information for three (3) professional references. A letter of recommendation from faculty in your subject area is strongly preferred. This is a pooled posting and applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by the department throughout the academic year.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.

Affirmative Action Statement:

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:


Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

Public Disclosure Statement:

Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace.

University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free. 

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.

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