City Colleges of Chicago Tutor - Math - Part-Time in Chicago, Illinois



  • Employing a talented and impassioned Faculty, staff and student body, Malcolm X College (MXC) is leading the charge with a focus on Health Sciences, while maintaining a positive commitment to exceptional instruction. Located near the Illinois Medical District, on the near west side of Chicago, MXC programs offer accessible and affordable opportunities for academic advancement, career development, and personal enrichment. MXC offers one of the largest selections of health sciences degrees in Cook County. In January 2016, MXC opened a new $251 million state-of-the-art School of Health Sciences, featuring a virtual hospital, which also houses the new City Colleges of Chicago School of Nursing.

  • MXC is seeking a qualified part-time Tutor in Math to join our team. The Tutor bridges the gap between the college and the needs of the student. This position also helps students make academic progress, while promoting independent learning and self-reliance. City Colleges has transformed the lives of more than one million alumni through education, and we aim to serve as an economic engine for the City of Chicago.


    • Provides academic assistance to assigned tutees, either in a group or individually.
    • Establishes liaison with the instructor and works under the instructor’s direction to assist the student.
    • Attends periodic training sessions given by staff members to increase competency in working with students.
    • Maintains records on each student who is being tutored, including follow-up and periodic assessment.
    • Schedules tutoring appointments.
    • Provides evaluations and other reports as required by staff.
    • Helps students develop positive attitudes toward learning and studying and helps students develop a high level of motivation in academic areas.
    • Assists students in achieving a better understanding of specific subject material and in improving academic capabilities in designated areas.
    • Helps students develop the study skills necessary for academic success.
    • Establishes and maintains rapport with the assigned students.
    • Assists in designing and implementing class cooperative projects.
    • Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in Math
    • Completion of tutoring certification, preferred
    • Experience in teaching, tutoring, or delivering academic support to students at the post-secondary instructional level, strongly preferred
    • Experience working in a large urban community college environment with a diverse cultural and ethnic student body, highly desirable
    • Knowledge of effective tutoring techniques and strategies in subject area
    • Knowledge of tutoring strategies used for improving student study skills
    • Possess excellent communication skills
    • Must be self-directed and able to complete assignments in a timely manner
  • *We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. *

  • Thank you for your interest in City Colleges of Chicago!

Job: Tutoring

Primary Location: Malcolm X College

Job Posting: Aug 29, 2017, 10:26:24 AM

Req ID: MAL0000916

Employee Type: Part Time

Union Code: 1600PTPROF