Learning Assistance Center

Job Title: Reading/ Writing/ Study Skills Tutor
On Campus Student Assistant or Work-Study


We are accepting applications for Fall 2015.

Download Application form here.



  • Develop your communication, interpersonal, academic, and leadership skills in a supportive work environment that enhances your ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Participate in valuable academic and people skills education workshops.
  • Gain experience that will enhance your resume.
  • Join the LAC's friendly, talented, and diverse staff.



  • Assess student learning needs in consultation with Learning Assistance Center faculty.
  • Assist students to achieve learning goals in writing, reading, and study skills across disciplines.
  • Monitor and evaluate effectiveness of tutoring.
  • Work cooperatively with staff to perform additional duties necessary for efficient operation of the Center.
  • Attend mandatory staff orientation (see http://www.sfsu.edu/~lac/lacjobs.html for Fall 2014 workshop dates) and AU697/796 weekly seminar.



  • Upper division or graduate students from colleges and departments across disciplines are encouraged to apply.
  • Upper division students must have successfully completed an SF State approved GWAR courses.
  • Graduate students, enrolled in an English teacher preparation program such as Composition or MATESOL are encouraged to apply.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 and experience and/or training working with a multi-cultural undergraduate student population.
  • Ability to involve students in their own learning process and to assist them in developing reading, essay writing, and study skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills a must.


Unofficial transcripts and a cover letter must be submitted with the job application. Only complete applications will be considered.



Please review tutor education requirements before you submit your application.




TIME 10 - 20 hours per week during M - TH: 9-4; F: 9-12.

7-8 hours per week minimum. Must be available in time blocks of at least 2 hours


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