Working as a CaFE tutor is a great experience for you to improve your communication skills, deepen your understanding of the subject you tutor, and help other students succeed academically.

 

General Description of Duties:

  • Tutors are expected to successfully complete course, CSS 168- Tutoring Training
  • Be prepared, present and punctual for your scheduled tutoring hours
  • Be knowledgeable about academic resources available in the Center and on campus
  • Tutor students in a small-group to give learning assistance
  • Work with students on an individual basis to enhance deeper learning of a subject
  • Assist students in improving academic achievement by promoting active learning and study skills.
  • Exhibit a positive welcoming attitude
  • Demonstrate a commitment to student success in coursework
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully
    • Work productively with students and staff from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds
    • Demonstrate the learning process, show alternative methods of completing work, and encourage practice opportunities
  • Use the computer, including the Internet and some online platforms, for tutoring
  • Work effectively as part of a team
  • Encourage students to provide feedback via tutor evaluation forms
  • Follow guidelines and duties outlined by the college and the CaFE Center Coordinators

 

To Be at Student Tutor, You Must:

  • Have completed each subject you wish to tutor with a grade of B or better
  • Submit a completed application
  • Complete CSS 168 within two semesters

 

To Apply:

1. Complete a CaFE Center Tutor Application

Please complete and submit to the CaFE Center on the San Luis Obispo Campus 3142, NCC Campus or email to antonia_tway@cuesta.edu or brenda_rosburg@cuesta.edu

2. Job Interview

3. Enroll in CSS 168- Tutor Training