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School of Nursing Undergraduate Tutor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 02/22/2017
Working Title School of Nursing Undergraduate Tutor
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Tutor
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

Provide tutoring to students for sophomore, junior, and senior courses in the BSN curriculum. The undergraduate tutor will work closely with the Director of Advising to assist students who are identified as needing academic assistance.

Job Requirements

Candidates who have completed sophomore-level BSN courses with a B+ or better (preferred) in each course, and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible for Peer Tutor positions. Candidates are only eligible to tutor in courses they have successfully completed. Well qualified applicants will have a love of learning, the ability to communicate effectively and clearly, and the ability to bring out the best in others.
Must be in good academic and clinical standing at all times.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate 7.25/hr
Anticipated Number of Openings 5
Anticipated Hours per Week No more than 20 hours per week
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location Victoria Building
Posting Number S-04272-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Describe any prior experience you have that is relevant to tutoring students (other experience as a tutor or teacher or leadership roles could apply). What was challenging about those experiences and what was rewarding about those experiences?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter