Professional Criminal Justice/Law Tutor, Fall 2023

Monroe Community College | Rochester, NY

Posted Date 7/20/2023

Functions and Purpose of the Position: Reporting to the Director of Learning Support Systems, Professional Tutors are staff who work with students to help them to develop effective learning strategies and to become self-regulated learners. These tutors help students with discipline-specific content

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Foster the development of independent, intentional learners
  • Help students understand and use effective learning strategies.
  • Develop and nurture rapport with students, peers, and faculty.
  • Collaborate with faculty on providing workshops and in setting tutoring expectations.
  • Adhere to tutoring center protocol and tutoring expectations as outlined in the Tutor Handbook.
  • Promote critical thinking and problem solving.
  • Help to identify and fill learning gaps with discipline specific content.
  • Help students understand our learning management system (Blackboard)
  • Prepare students for exams and quizzes.
  • Provide tutor assistance in the areas of:

  • Intro to Law
  • Intro to Criminal Justice
  • Constitutional Law (Legal brief writing)
  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Visit classrooms, as needed, to introduce students to tutoring.
  • MCC Expectations:

  • Adheres to the College Code of Conduct.
  • Contributes to, supports, and maintains an equitable, inclusive, and collaborative College environment.
  • Maintains technological competencies utilized by the College.
  • Commits to the philosophy of a comprehensive community college.
  • Commits to professional growth. which includes seeking ongoing training in diversity, equity and inclusion to better serve students.

  • Requirements:

    Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in criminal justice related field or MCC paralegal student.
  • Experience working with diverse college populations.
  • Technology savvy
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Some tutoring experience
  • 5 years' experience in the criminal justice profession

  • Additional Information:

    Pay Rate: Determined by candidates degree

  • Bachelor's Degree - $17/hr
  • Master's Degree - $19/hr
  • PhD - $21.00
  • Hours: 10-20 Hours per Week


    Monroe Community College prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, familial status, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence, victim status, criminal conviction, or any other characteristic or status protected by state or federal laws or College policy in admissions, employment, and treatment of students and employees, or in any aspect of the business of the College.

    Annual Campus Security & Fire Safety Report

    Application Instructions:

    Interested applicants may apply at one of the links below.

    Please note: Current employees will need to use the internal application link. If you are not an employee, please click on the external application link to create an account.

    Click here: Internal Application

    Click here: External Application

    Category: Tutor
    Department: Law and Criminal Justice
    Locations: Rochester, NY
    Posted: Jul 20, 2023
    Closes: Open Until Filled
    Type: Part Time
    Position ID: 165009

    Salary17.00 Hour
    Employment Type
    Part Time

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