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English Center CoordinatorChristopher Heuer, Professor EnglishChristopher.Heuer@gallaudet.edu
Math Center CoordinatorSusanna Henderson, Lecturer II STEMsusanna.email@example.com
ASL Center CoordinatorRobin Massey, ASL Departmentaslcenter@gallaudet.edu
English Coaches meet with students to provide feedback on academic and business writing, for one time appointments or on-going basis. They must have superior knowledge of the writing process and different kinds of academic writing such as essays, summaries and research papers.
Job Responsibilities• Assess compositions' strengths and weaknesses • Provide assistance in helping students get started on assignments• Provide reading support• Suggest changes in the area of grammar, clarity or organization • Capable of working independently• Demonstrate punctuality and reliability• Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills • Document reports onto Starfish• Participate in meetings/training• Take CRLA 1/Regular Tutor training within a month of hiring
Prerequisites for Employment• Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher• Good signing and receptive skills • Have B or higher in grade in course(s) to be tutored
How to Apply• Cover letter• Current resume• One-page essay explaining why you want to be an English Coach • Recommendation letter from Gallaudet University faculty, instructor, or staff• Tutorial & Instructional Programs employment application • Unofficial transcript
On-site (at interview) writing and "feedback" sample
Please submit the application and documents to Linda Williams, Coordinator, Tutorial & Instructional Programs via email: Linda.Williams@gallaudet.edu or drop off at JSAC #2220.
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