Working in the Writing and Communication Center

Student Openings

The WCC is hiring 1-2 additional peer consultants.

Position Description:

The WCC helps students, faculty, and staff with all types of writing or communication projects at any stage in the process. Peer Consultants provide one to one writing tutoring to students across a variety of disciplines and backgrounds, including offering on the spot feedback, explaining writing-related concepts, and helping students make revision plans. For fall 2020, these consultations will be fully online via video conferencing, chat, or email. In addition to providing online writing consultations, our consultants teach online workshops, give virtual class presentations, develop resources, and participate in ongoing training and professional development. Applicants should be willing to work remotely.

Job Requirements:

Students should possess strong writing skills and an interest in further developing these skills; knowledge of the writing process; experience with and or ability to successfully communicate with students with a variety of learning styles; be friendly, motivated, polite, professional and a clear communicator with an interest in learning how to teach and mentor others. Students must also be comfortable with conducting online consultations. Successful completion of ENGL 1010 and 1020 (or equivalent) is required.

To Apply:

Applicants with a confirmed Federal Work Study or Academic Service Award can apply through UTC’S JobX portal.

All other student applicants can submit their application materials (resume, cover letter, and a writing sample) through Handshake.

If you have questions about the position or the application process, please email us at wcc@utc.edu.