If you are interested in working in the University Writing Center, contact Dr. Teagan Decker to find out if there are currently openings.
Please read the information below to learn more about the position and the hiring process.
Tutors work individually with student writers, providing feedback on such issues as focus, organization, argument, grammar and formatting. Tutors also perform office tasks as needed. New tutors will earn a starting salary of $8.00 per hour with the possibility of a raise after their first semester. Tutors enjoy flexible hours and a fun working environment. We are looking for undergraduate applicants from the humanities, social sciences, sciences and professional fields.
New tutors will enroll in ENG 2990, Writing Center Theory and Practice (Credit, 3 semester hours) in the fall and will begin work at the start of the fall semester. The class involves reading, writing assignments, classroom discussion, observation, and supervised tutoring practice.
Successful completion of English 1050 and 1060 or equivalent.
Current UNCP student status (part-time or full-time)
- A completed application form (available here and in the Writing Center)
- A cover letter explaining your interest in the Writing Center
- A writing sample (a paper from one of your classes)
Dr. Teagan Decker
Director of the University Writing Center
Office: Lowry 313
Email Dr. Teagan Decker at <firstname.lastname@example.org>.