Part-Time Writing Consultant

Updated: 19 days ago
Location: Bellevue, NEBRASKA

Bellevue University offers quality liberal arts and career-oriented programs at undergraduate and graduate levels to a diverse student body through both in-class and online venues.  Our Academic Support Services Team is currently looking for an energetic and knowledgeable individual to fill our Part-timeWriting Center Consultant Position.

Primary Function:  The Writing Center Consultant is responsible for delivering Writing Center services that align with retention goals and academic support strategies. In collaboration with the College of Arts and Sciences and other academic supports, the consultant will assist students with strengthening their writing and critical thinking skills that are important in college and in the workplace.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, or related area of study with demonstrated competency in writing; master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of two (2) years of writing-related experience, writing center or tutoring experience preferred
  • Familiarity with effective writing practices
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • A demonstrated understanding of college student development
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple tasks simultaneously with strong attention to detail, and embody excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality regarding student and personnel-related matters
  • Advanced communication skills in order to articulate appropriate suggestions for writing improvement
  • Ability to use proficiently Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint).    

Bellevue University, the largest private, non-profit university in Nebraska, is located just south of Omaha and is part of a vibrant and prosperous metropolitan area of nearly one million residents.  Forbes has ranked Omaha as the nation’s most affordable place to live (2011), one of the top ten fastest growing cities in America (2010), and one of the best places for business and careers in America (2010).  We emphasize teaching excellence, cyber-active learning, and interactive education.  Benefits (health, dental, vision, tuition, etc.) are available with this position. 

For more information, check out our home page at http://www.bellevue.edu .

Bellevue University prepares (1) an Annual Security Report to comply with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act; (2) a Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program (DAAPP) Disclosure to comply with the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act; and (3) and Consumer Information to comply with the Higher Education Opportunity Act.  In addition to this, Bellevue University is an Equal Opportunity Employer . 

All prospective employees may obtain a copy by clicking the preceding links or by requesting copies from the Dean of Students office by calling 402-557-7028 or emailing a request to dso@bellevue.edu .


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