Upward Bound Program - Tutor (Hourly)

Austin Community College

Highland Business Center, TX

ID: 7248124 (Ref.No. R-6133)
Posted: May 25, 2024

Job Description

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Austin Community College is a public two-year institution that serves a multicultural population of approximately 41,000 credit students each Fall and Spring semester.  We embrace our identity as a community college, as reflected in our mission statement.  We promote student success and community development by providing affordable access, through traditional and distance learning modes, to higher education and workforce training, including appropriate applied baccalaureate degrees, in our service area.

As a community college committed to our mission, we seek to recruit and retain a workforce that:

  • Values intellectual curiosity and innovative teaching

  • Is attracted by the college's mission to promote equitable access to educational opportunities

  • Cares about student success and collaborates on strategies to facilitate success for populations including; first generation college students, low-income students, and students from underserved communities.

  • Focused on student academic achievement and postgraduate outcomes

  • Welcomes difference and models respectful interaction with others

  • Engages with the community both within and outside of ACC

Job Posting Title:

Upward Bound Program - Tutor (Hourly)

Job Description Summary:

To provide temporary academic assistance to underserved students attending the newly refunded grant Reaching The Dream Eastside Memorial, LBJ, and Northeast Early College High School. It also serves Reaching The Dream Navarro and Travis Early College High School. In addition, this position provides virtual and, on occasion, face-to-face tutoring for 120 program participants.

Job Description:

Description of Duties and Tasks

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Works up to 12 hours per week

  • Group/Virtual Tutoring 

  • Document & track areas of student academic improvement

  • Submitting Reports of Student Progress

  • Tutors students according to set priorities and academic goals.

  • Assists students on a one-on-one or group basis in the subject discipline and study skills.

  • Organizes supplemental learning materials.

  • Provides feedback on student progress.

  • Maintains up-to-date records of tutoring contacts and other records.

  • May assist in Saturday Session activities as needed

  • Assists with additional summer program duties as assigned, including clerical assistance, program organization, field trips, etc.

  • Additional duties as assigned

Pay Rate


Number of Openings:


Job Posting Close Date:

June 14, 2024

Clery Act

As required by the US Department of Education, employees are required to report violations under Title IX and, under the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), select individuals are required to report crimes. If this position is identified as a Campus Security Authority (Clery Act), you will be notified, trained, and provided resources for reporting.


The above description is an overview of the job. It is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the job, nor is it an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Duties and responsibilities may change with business needs. ACC reserves the right to add, change, amend, or delete portions of this job description at any time, with or without notice. Employees may be required to perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made by ACC at its discretion to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions of the job.