Tutor (Part-Time) - Biology

Updated: 10 months ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Tutor (Part-Time) - Biology - WIL0000734 

Duties and Responsibilities





Wilbur Wright is seeking a qualified part-time Tutor in Biology to join our team. The Tutor bridges the gap between the college and the needs of the student. This position also helps students make academic progress, while promoting independent learning and self-reliance.   City Colleges has transformed the lives of more than one million alumni through education, and we aim to serve as an economic engine for the City of Chicago.  Academic Support is committed to helping students meet their academic and career goals.


  • Provides academic assistance to assigned tutees, either in a group or individually. 
  • Establishes liaison with the instructor and works under the instructor’s direction to assist the student. 
  • Attends periodic training sessions given by staff members to increase competency in working with students.
  • Maintains records on each student who is being tutored, including follow-up and periodic assessment. 
  • Schedules tutoring appointments. 
  • Provides evaluations and other reports as required by staff. 
  • Helps students develop positive attitudes toward learning and studying and helps students develop a high level of motivation in academic areas. 
  • Assists students in achieving a better understanding of specific subject material and in improving academic capabilities in designated areas. 
  • Helps students develop the study skills necessary for academic success. 
  • Establishes and maintains rapport with the assigned students. 
  • Assists in designing and implementing class cooperative projects.




  • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Biology.
  • Proficient in subject area to be tutored.
  • Completion of tutoring certification preferred.
  • Experience in teaching, tutoring, or delivering academic support to students at the post-secondary instructional level is strongly preferred.
  • Experience working in a large urban community college environment with a diverse cultural and ethnic student body is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of effective tutoring techniques and strategies in subject area.
  • Knowledge of tutoring strategies used for improving student study skills.
  • Possess excellent communication skills.
  • Must be self-directed and able to complete assignments in a timely manner.

   We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. 

Thank you for your interest in CCC!


: Tutoring 
Primary Location
: Wilbur Wright College 
Employee Type: Part Time | Regular 
Union Code: 1600PTPROF 
Job Posting
: Aug 18, 2017, 4:16:39 PM 

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