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We're Hiring Tech Tutors! (on-campus student position)

We are seeking students for a part-time, on-campus job opportunity for the Fall 2017/Winter 2018 semesters.

Tech Tutors are technology enthusiasts who work with students to build digital capabilities and strategies that lead to student success in their studies and the workforce. Tech Tutors promote and encourage students to use college resources to further their digital and technical learning. They are highly capable, motivated individuals who understand the value of education and lifelong learning in our society. By offering their knowledge and encouragement, tutors help students succeed by strengthening their digital literacy skills and improving their confidence and ability. Responsibilities include helping students with the use of college related computer applications, systems and technical services one on one and in small workshop settings.

Job Description

  • Helping students with the use of college related computer applications, systems and technical services

  • Be proactive and receptive to learning new technical skills

  • May offer individual drop-in sessions, workshops, consultations, or appointments

  • Complete all administrative tasks promptly

  • Promote college self-directed learning resources (i.e. Lynda.com)

  • Actively promote the Tech Tutor service

  • Work within the boundaries of Conestoga's academic integrity policy and keep supervisor informed of challenging situations

  • Refer students to college resources when appropriate

  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Demonstrate achievement through exceptional GPA

  • Have strong verbal and written communication, interpersonal, organization, and time management skills

  • Technically savvy in the use of college computer applications and services

  • Demonstrate attention to detail

  • Take action with minimal supervision

  • Adapt and change to the situation and to feedback from the students and supervisor

  • Be proactive and receptive to learning new technical skills

  • Returning to Conestoga 2017-2018 academic year

  • Work Study Approval required

  • Minimum 4 hours with up to 10 hours/week

Salary: $13.55/hour
Location: 10 students for the Doon Campus and 4 students for the Cambridge Campus

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, please send your cover letter and resume to slee@conestogac.on.ca by April 4, 2017.

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