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PLUS Tutor (2017-2018 Academic Year)

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Position Information

Working Title PLUS Tutor (2017-2018 Academic Year)
Department Learning PLUS
Type of Work Study Federal, Institutional
Building/Office Location UC - University Center
Work Schedule


Flexible, up to 15 hours per week; not to conflict with your class schedule.

New Tutor Orientation will be held on August 16th, 2017. Attendance is required.

Job Description

Tutor NKU students in course content and skills, for courses in which the tutor earned an “A” grade; maintain accurate records.

Required faculty recommendation form can be found at:

Please submit application via desktop computer. Applications submitted via mobile device may not be processed correctly.

Primary Responsibilities

Tutor NKU students who request assistance in improving their skills, knowledge, or understanding of specific courses; maintain accurate records. [PLUS Tutors do NOT tutor writing or English courses; Writing Center consultants do this work.]

Maintain adequate progress with training and development.



• Acquire faculty recommendation and attach as Letter of Recommendation to this application. **Form can be found at:

• 30 or more semester credit hours earned; and
• Grade of “A” or “A-” in course(s) tutored.
• Carry 6 or more semester credit hours during time of employment;
• Maintain GPA of 3.25 or higher;

Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre-employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged.

Minimum Education Some College
Pay Rate $8.50/hr (with training)

Posting Detail Information

Requisition Number 2017763
Job Open Date 04/03/2017
Job Close Date
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your current NKU cumulative GPA?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Do you expect to be an NKU student with at least 30 accumulated credit hours by the time the position starts?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * List courses in which you received an "A" or "A-" grade that you would like to tutor. Include letter and numerical course designators, e.g. UNV 101. [Please do not include English composition courses.]

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Transcripts
  3. Letter of Recommendation 1
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. References