Volunteer - Adult Education Tutor
Grayslake, IL 
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Job Description
Posting Details

Posting Number S00861
Position Title Volunteer - Adult Education Tutor
Internal Position Title
Department Adult Education
Position Type Volunteer
Job Family Volunteer
Job Summary

The Volunteer Adult Education Tutor, under the supervision of the Student Services and Instructional Support Manager, provides tutoring individually and in small groups to students in adult education classrooms.

Required Qualification

1. Associate's degree or higher.
2. Must be able to communicate well in English.
3. Tutor training and/or experience.
4. Experience and appreciation working with people from diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds.

Desired Qualifications

1. Bachelor's degree or higher.
2. Computer literacy.
3. Adult Education experience.

Posting Date 08/30/2018
Closing Date
Expected Start Date
Special Instructions Summary

The volunteer tutor will be able to select where and when they would like to volunteer. There will be classes at all three campuses (Grayslake, Waukegan, Vernon Hills) and also 11 extension sites in the Lake County community.

Pay Rate N/A
Full-Time/Part-Time Volunteer
Location Grayslake
Total Hours per week 1-20
Work Schedule

Varies depending on class assignments

Software Testing Required None
Interview Process Requirements None
EEO Statement

The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Summary of Essential Functions

1. Provide individual or small group tutoring in ABE/ASE/ESL as required by instructor. 2. Follow instructor lessons and class guidelines.
3. Maintain communication with instructor and program regarding student progress.
4. Work with instructor and program to recognize and adapt to the changing needs of the student.
5. Focus tutoring on the student and program goals, learning outcomes and instructor identified needs.
6. Communicate any questions and concerns to the instructor.
7. Assist the student in setting and updating short term and long term goals.
8. Motivate the students using positive reinforcement and encouragement.
9. Maintain consistent attendance and notify program and instructor if you are going to be absent.
10. Follow all Adult Education Division and CLC policies and procedures.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full or Part Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Varies depending on class assi
Salary and Benefits
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
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