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Northwest Missouri State University

Student Employment Program - Job Description

Job Title

Math Tutor


Mathematics, Computer Science & Information Systems

Job Description

The department of Mathematics, Computer Science & Information Systems is looking for qualified students to provide additional tutoring to students enrolled in the Math Skills Developmental Mathematics program; Tutors will spend time in the Developmental Mathematics Center assisting students master math concepts including but not limited to number sense, beginning and intermediate algebra, and basic data analysis; Tutors will need to be able to help students navigate through MyMathLab.


  • Tutors must be able to effectively communicate mathematical concepts

Personal/Social Development:

  • Exhibit professionalism and courtesy
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Exhibit strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Work with a wide diversity of university students
  • Tutors will be required to attend some informational/training sessions
  • Additional tasks may include some grading, typing, and record keeping.


A strong background in mathematics required; Open to any major, mathematics/statistics education majors preferred; No prior experience in math tutoring is necessary, but is preferred.

Wage Rate


Hours Available

20 Hours

Start Date

August 23, 2013

Application Deadline

May 3, 2013; Please complete the attached application.


Christina Heintz and Alisa Meyer


McKemy/Garrett-Strong 1610

Email or

Contact Christina Heintz or Alisa Meyer to apply for this position. Apply for positions for which you meet the qualifications.