Hocking College offers employment opportunities for students through regular part time employment or through the Federal Work Study Program (FWS). To be considered for FWS, you must indicate your interest in employment on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

There are also paid student employment opportunities while working within community service. For more information about paid community service opportunities, please contact Office of Financial Aid.

Position Title America Reads - Tutor
Subcode AMREAD
Function Provide tutoring for students in local grade schools (grades 1-8) in the areas of reading and/or math. Must have eligibility for the Federal Work Study Program to participate. Position pays $2 more per hour than on campus positions.
% of Time Job Duties Skills & Knowledge
90% Tutor children, grades 1-8, in reading and/or math..
  • Enjoys working with children, Good reader, patient, dependable, Good math skills (if tutoring math)
  • Knowledge and operation of equipment in the lab/classroom area, Attention to detail
10% Assist classroom teacher with various clerical tasks.
Success Skills
  • Communicate Effectively (reading, writing, speaking, listening skills)
  • Demonstrate Knowledge of Science and the Environment (knowledge of scientific principles. Scientific method, awareness of ecological principles/ physical health/social development)
  • Demonstrate Learning and Critical Thinking Skills (analyze, evaluate, use logic, establish goals)
  • Maintains Professional Skills and Attitudes (follow polices, show initiative, prioritize, work safely, arrive promptly, attend regularly, maintain professional image)
  • Practice Human Relation Skills (trustworthy, confident, team worker, maintain sense of humor, empathize, practice good interpersonal skills, resolve conflicts, work well with others)
  • Demonstrate Community, Cultural, and Global Awareness (practice good citizenship, respect diversity, know contribution of career to the economy, understand historical and current events)
  • Maintain a Code of Ethics (honest, responsible, resolve conflicts and moral dilemmas through decision-making process)
Minimum Requirements
  • Enjoy working with elementary - age children
  • No criminal record
  • Must be workstudy eligible (please check with Financial Aid office for verification)
  • Must have own transportation
  • Must be able to work a minimum of 8 hours per week, throughout each academic term. Monday through Friday, between 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
  • Must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress standards each semester to maintain eligibility to work
Technology Preferred

Education major preferred but any provided criteria above is met.

Contact Muriel Merchant
(740) 753-7080
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