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Temporary Tutor - Athletic Advising

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job # 032920
Department Code 34207-7035
Department Athletics
Job Title Temporary Tutor - Athletic Advising
Location Manley Field House
Pay Range $12.00 -$16.00 per hour
Salary Grade 00
FLSA Status Non-exempt

Hours will based on operational needs.

Job Type Temporary
Campus Syracuse, NY
Unionized Position Code Not Applicable
Job Description

Tutors meet in face-to-face sessions in the Stevenson Educational Center with assigned student-athletes to assist them in developing academic strategies and skills. Tutors assist with curriculum-based content while instructional assistants assist with goal development, both short-term and long-term, as well as organization, time management, note taking, test preparation, critical thinking, and more. Sessions will be scheduled weekly and will continue through the entire semester. All sessions are typically 1-2 hours in length.


Tutors must have a bachelor’s degree.

Job Specific Qualifications

Tutors must have a demonstrated ability to tutor the specific subject area.

Exhibit effective verbal and written communication skills.

Present themselves as an appropriate academic role model for student-athletes.

Maintain the highest level of academic integrity.

Have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a variety of individuals.

Demonstrate an ability to develop professional relationships with student-athletes.

Maintain confidentiality at all times and adhere to specific standards of ethical conduct.


Tutors must check e-mail regularly and actively use their GradesFirst accounts to submit reports, view their calendar, and update availability. Information about cancellations, rescheduled appointments, and mandatory trainings will be communicated through e-mail.

Tutors are expected to participate in mandatory meetings and training sessions. If the times offered conflict with your schedule, in some cases, arrangements may be made with the tutor coordinator.

Individuals must attend training sessions before they can begin receiving tutor assignments.

Physical Requirements




Application Instructions

Please attach a current resume.

About Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private research university, with over 14,000 full-time undergraduate and over 4,000 full¬time graduate students representing the 50 states and 124 foreign countries. Founded in 1870, it is home to 11 schools and colleges offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Human Services and Health Professions, Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts. Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000 and offers many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, a symphony orchestra, professional regional theater, and numerous malls and movie theaters. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites and wineries along the Finger Lakes to biking trails along the Erie Canal. According to the latest edition of the Places Rated Almanac, Syracuse ranks in the top 10% of Best Places to Live.


Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans

Syracuse University has a long history of veteran support through education, transition, and hiring. Syracuse University was ranked #1 in New York State and 17th in the nation at the end of 1947 in veteran enrollment as a result of participating in the Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 – the original GI Bill. Today, SU is strongly committed to the Yellow Ribbon Program which is a provision of the Post 9/11 GI Bill to assist in tuition educational benefits and other support. In addition, SU provides a career path for veterans to become Syracuse University employees.

Job Posting Date 08/17/2016
Application Deadline
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Job Category Temporary
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