Writing Consultant, Stevens Institute of Technology

Jul 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Positions

Job Title: Writing Consultant (Tutor) in the Writing & Communications Center

Stevens Institute of Technology

Job Pay Rate and Hours:
$20/hr
Academic Semesters
Hours flexible between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Job Description:
The Part-Time WCC Writing Consultant will
Provide writing and communications support for all students at Stevens Institute of Technology (undergrad to PhD)
Work with students individually and/or as part of a group
Help students with all aspects of the writing process
Work with students to craft effective and engaging presentations
Assist students in research, including generating bibliographies, citing sources properly, etc.
Help students with cover letters, resumes and interview skills
Help students build vocabulary and practice speaking and conversing in English
Write content for WCC initiatives, web pages, etc.; create instructional materials

Required Qualifications:
Experience working in a writing center and/or teaching writing at the university level
Graduate degree, or currently enrolled in a graduate program, in English, Rhetoric, Communications, or related field
Superior written and verbal communication skills
Superior interpersonal skills
Proficient with MS Office Suite, web-based research
Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others
Ability to initiate projects and contribute ideas toward improving and growing the WCC
Experience with ESL/ESOL and diverse student populations

Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

To apply, fill out the application online at http://www.stevens.edu/sit/hr/employment, and submit the following materials to Christine E. Kephart, Ph.D., Director, WCC, ckephart@stevens.edu.

Cover letter
Current resume
Writing Sample (20 pages maximum)
College and Graduate school transcripts (unofficial)
Names and contact information for three references (current phone number and email required)

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