Post Bac Biochemistry Tutor

Scripps College

Claremont, CA

ID: 7056911
Posted: April 11, 2019

Job Description

Job Description:

PRIMARY PURPOSE/GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Provide Tutor support for Summer Biochemistry faculty of the Keck Science Department, through the Post-Bac Premed Program.

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This information is intended to be a descriptive of the key responsibilities of the position. The list of essential functions below does not identify all duties performed by any single incumbent in this position. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job duties will include: holding weekly office hours determined by the course Instructor. The Instructor may assign additional tasks as needed.
Active support for the College’s Principles of Community and Principles of Diversity in the performance of job duties.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Job duties will include: Tutoring summer students during afternoon and evening hours.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:

Individuals must possess knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the essential functions of the position, or be able to explain or demonstrate how the essential functions will be performed, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

Ability to lead tutor sessions and work cohesively with others.
Must have completed Biochemistry courses in good academic standing.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

Previous Tutor experience is preferred.

LICENSES / CERTIFICATES:

None.

OTHER:

HOURS & CLASSIFICATION AND STATUS:

This is a temporary, part-time, non-benefits eligible, non-exempt position.

This temporary assignment is expected to begin on June 17, 2019 and is scheduled to end on or before July 12, 2019.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

None.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is quiet to moderate.

Physical and Mental Requirements

Ability to maintain good concentration level while dealing with interruptions; attention to details with emphasis on accuracy; capable of giving, receiving, and analyzing information, formulating work plans, and articulating goals and action plans.

Sitting in a normal seated position for extended periods of time. Standing for extended periods of time. Reaching and extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction. Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than the whole hand(s), or arm(s), for example, using a keyboard. Communication skills using the spoken word. Ability to see within normal parameters. Ability to hear within normal parameters. Ability to bend and stoop, for example, to file. Ability to move about. Ability to lift and carry short distances up to 20 lbs., for example to lift or move office supplies, files, books and packages.



 

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