Tutor, Student Athlete Academic Services (Student Services Professional I- Range A) (504315)

  • San Diego State University
  • San Diego, California
  • Sep 28, 2021
Part Time Education and Training

Job Description


Position Summary

The Student-Athlete Academic Support Services (SSP I/A) Tutor, provides academic support through graduation. The purpose of the program's services and activities is to assist and support student-athletes in achieving high academic success and personal integrity while progressing toward a degree objective.

Tutors foster student independence, active learning, and motivation in the learning process by utilizing techniques that encourage students to analyze the course content on their own. The role of the tutor is to change students' thinking and clarify course material during individual and group tutorial sessions. Tutors will provide both individual and group tutoring to student-athletes.

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This is an intermittent, hourly, temporary position anticipated to end on or before June 30, 2022 with the possibility of reappointment. Work hours will vary based on operational needs.

Education and Experience

Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university in one of the behavioral sciences, public or business administration or a job- related field. Specialized experience during which the applicant has acquired and successfully applied the knowledge and abilities shown above may be substituted for the required education on a year- for- year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Prior experience working with at-risk student-athletes
  • Knowledge of student development theories and/or pedagogical practices. Prior tutoring experience in Division One Student Athlete Academic Support Services Department
  • Flexibility with schedule (some nights and weekends)

Compliance with all NCAA, conference, and San Diego State University rules, policies and procedures is of paramount importance to the university. All position responsibilities should be carried out in full compliance with all such rules and regulations.

Compensation and Benefits

Starting salary upon appointment is not expected to exceed $20.27 per hour. CSU Classification Salary Range: $20.27 - $24.80 per hour. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources.

San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here.

Supplemental Information

Initial review of the required application materials, including cover letters and resumes, will begin on September 13, 2021. To receive full consideration, apply by September 12, 2021. The position will remain open until filled.

The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

San Diego State University is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (e.g., H-1B visa). Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Offers of employment are contingent upon the presentation of documents that demonstrate a person's identity and authorization to work in the United States, which are consistent with the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

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SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.

Applicants with disabilities and applicants who require assistance completing an application may contact Jasleen Aguilar at jyaguilar@sdsu.edu.

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

San Diego, California 92182 United States View Map