Niagara County Community College (NCCC) is seeking applications for Nursing Tutors for the fall 2020 semester to hold tutoring sessions on Tuesday and Thursday around nursing lecture times. Content areas include; Fundamentals, Pediatrics, Cardiac and Respiratory, Ortho/Neuro.
Paid orientation and observation of lecture content weekly will be provided. Individuals with current tutoring and/or teaching experience are particularly encouraged to apply.
Typical Work Activities:
Professional Tutors with a strong background in Nursing will be responsible for assisting students with Fundamentals, Pediatrics, Cardiac and Respiratory and Orho/Neuro, courses at Niagara Community College. Tutors will convey concepts in multiple ways for a variety of learning styles.
Ability to be friendly and welcoming to all students seeking services; excellent communication skills
Ability to use computer hardware and software programs related to discipline area and tutoring appointments.
Ability to work individually and in a team environment
Ability to multitask and tutor individuals or small groups of students at once
Ability to adapt to a fast-paced environment
Ability to use appropriate learning techniques/strategies to achieve learning outcomes.
Ability to communicate and work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations; strong interpersonal skills
Ability to follow instructions from supervisor or other faculty
BS with a major in Nursing; recent (within 5 years) acute care experience.
Special Instructions Summary:
Niagara County Community College considers only those applications that clearly demonstrate the applicant meets all required qualifications as indicated on the posting, please review the qualifications before applying. Persons meeting the required qualifications as stated above should submit the following:
cover letter that addresses each of the qualifications
names and contact information for three (3) current, work related references
Incomplete packets will be rejected for lack of information.
NCCC does not discriminate and prohibits harassment or discrimination related to any protected category including creed, ethnicity, citizenship, sexual orientation, national origin, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, marital status, political or social affiliation, age, race, color, veteran status, military status, religion, sexual orientation, domestic violence status, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression or perceived gender. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 544
About Niagara County Community College
Established in 1962, NCCC offers a comprehensive and vibrant learning environment with an enrollment of approximately 5,214 students (Fall 2018 semester). The student to faculty ratio is 17:1, providing a high degree of personalized attention for students. The NCCC campus, located in Sanborn, NY, offers easy access to both Buffalo, NY and Niagara Falls State Park, and is minutes from the Canadian border. The campus is centrally located between the county’s three main cities of Lockport, Niagara Falls, and North Tonawanda. NCCC serves the community in two locations within Niagara County, at the Sanborn campus, and at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, located in the heart of downtown Niagara Falls. NCCC continues to actively expand with the recent opening of its Learning Commons Center, a $25 million dollar project on the Sanborn campus. In just a short period of time, it has become the nucleus of the campus; a place for faculty to collaborate and help students develop critical thinking skills while incorporating state-of-the-art technology and innovative student support services. Our college nurtures and empowers its students in ways that recognize and value our common humanity ...as well as the richness of our diversity. NCCC offers high-quality academic programs leading to degrees and certificates which are supported by outstanding student services. NCCC provides a variety of cultural, social, and international experiences, as well as community education and workforce development that supports economic development that positively impacts the quality of life. The College operates through a collegial model of shared governance and is accountable to meet the highest standards of professionalism and integrity. NCCC welcomes applicants who are committed in helping us fulfill our mission and to reach our vision of being a leader in providing a dynamic, high quality, educational environment responsive to current and emerging needs of our students and community. At NCCC we embrace diversity and promote inclusion throughout the institution and seek candidates who share those principles and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply to our positions.