CSS Tutor Position

Want to tutor in the CSS Labs?

If you have passions for building code and helping people, this could be the job for you! The QSC is currently looking for computer science tutors.

Quantitative Skills Center has partnered with the Computing and Software Systems Department to offer tutoring support to computer science students. In addition to the regular job duties of QSC Tutors, CSS tutors:

  • Work independently in the CSS laboratories, and collaboratively in the QSC, to assist CSS students, faculty, and staff with: homework assignments, exam review, projects, etc. associated with CSS classes.
  • Monitor the state of lab equipment (computers, printers, etc.), perform routine simple maintenance, and notify CSS staff when more serious technical problems arise.
  • Attend occasional meetings with CSS staff and QSC management regarding lab equipment, status, and procedures.

QSC tutors are required to attend staff meetings and trainings to discuss techniques and improve skills.They may also be required to perform light clerical or educational outreach tasks such as answering routine questions and making class visits to advertise the QSC when time permits.

Minimum Requirements: A 3.0 in CSS 342 and demonstrated depth of CSS knowledge.

Please apply here or visit: http://apply.interfolio.com/50256. Please upload the following with your application:

  • A resume specific to the CSS tutoring position
  • A cover letter, indicating you are interested in a CSS tutor position, explaining how you heard about the position, what you would like to gain from working at the QSC, and what you think you could contribute
  • Answers to the following:
    • what is your major?
    • how long would you like to work at the QSC?
    • all software and technologies you are comfortable using
  • An unofficial copy of your transcript
  • Bring to the interview: Two references' contact information, one from a college professor and one from a recent job/volunteer supervisor