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SC Department of Public Safety TGP (Temporary Grant Program) - Part-time, Peer Tutor, TRIO Student Support Services (2020-2021) in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

TRIO Student Support Services, TGP: Part-time Peer Tutors: provide academic assistance to a diverse population of students through individual and/or small group tutoring sessions, use effective instructional strategies to review key concepts, demonstrate problem solving strategies, reinforce study skills, and prepare students for tests. Responsible for maintaining accurate attendance records, effectively communicating student progress with TRIO Student Support Services staff while maintaining student confidentiality, and participating in appropriate professional development opportunities to include orientation and training workshops.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

Applicants must be recommended by at least two instructors and/or staff members; have transcripts reflecting knowledge in subject (letter grades of an A or B) for the class being tutored; and must be in good academic and financial standing with the College. All Peer Tutors must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Preferred Qualifications

Peer Tutors must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work independently with minimal supervision.

Additional Comments

Spartanburg Community College is committed to both effective business management and equitable treatment of employees. The College presents this policy statement as an embodiment of that commitment and will not discriminate basis of any status protected by federal or state law, which includes sex, race, color, religion, gender, genetic information, national/ethnic origin, age, veteran status, and disability. "On the basis of sex," as used herein, includes pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation.

The College complies with the provisions of Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and the Higher Education Amendments of 1986; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; the South Carolina Human Affairs Law of 1972; and with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, as well as the ADA Amendments of 2008 (ADAAA).

Employees are our most valuable resource. Our policy applies to present and prospective employees in all personnel actions including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, classification/compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, layoffs, recall from layoffs, and educational, social, or recreational programs of the College.

Furthermore, when necessary, the College will take affirmative action to achieve its goal of equal employment opportunity to all. Rick Teal, Associate Vice President of Human Resources, has the overall responsibility for implementation of the affirmative action plan. Responsibilities include development of specific goals and timetables, reporting progress to the Executive Council and to the President, and upon request, reporting progress to members of the Commission.

The affirmative action program is a temporary measure and will remain in effect until our goals are achieved. We expect the full cooperation of all managers, supervisors, and other employees in this program.

Salary: $8.70 - $14.00 Hourly

Location: Spartanburg County, SC

Job Type: Temporary Grant - Part-Time

Job Number: 93396

Closing: Continuous

Class Code: CB30

Slot Number: 0000

Position Number: 93396

Normal Work Schedule: Other

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Days and working hours will vary (up to 20 hours per week)

Pay Band: Band 3

Hiring Range - Min.: $8.70

Hiring Range - Max.: $14.00

Opening Date: 08/07/2019

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: The application must be completed including all current and previous work history, salaries, and education. A resume may be attached, but not substituted for completing work history and education sections of the application. Supporting documents should be submitted with application or emailed to

Agency: State of South Carolina Spartanburg Community College

Address: P.O. Box 4386 Spartanburg, South Carolina, 29305

Phone: 864-592-4615