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Tutor/Learning Assistant, Learning Commons Letter of Appointment (LOA)
Truckee Meadows Community College

Date Posted Mar. 7, 2023
Title Tutor/Learning Assistant, Learning Commons Letter of Appointment (LOA)
University Truckee Meadows Community College
Reno, NV, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Part-Time/Temporary Staff
  • Educational Services

Tutor/Learning Assistant, Learning Commons Letter of Appointment (LOA)

Thank you for your interest in Truckee Meadows Community College. If you need assistance or have questions regarding the application process, please contact Human Resources at (775) 673-7168 or

Job Description

Truckee Meadows Community College is seeking a number of experienced secondary and higher ed teaching professionals and content experts to serve as part-time tutors in the tutoring center. We offer help to TMCC students in various Math and Science topics, Writing and Literature, Foreign Language, Humanities disciplines, and Study Skills.

We also aim to extend our tutoring services into Veterinary Nursing and other Health Science Fields (Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting, Community Health Sciences, etc.).

Increasing our service hours and the consistency of our schedule are also priorities, so evening and weekend availabilities are especially welcome.

Paid and volunteer positions are available. If you are already a part-time NSHE employee, please be aware of how this position might impact the balance of your weekly hours.

Qualifications of Tutor Applicants:
1. At least two (2) years of relevant teaching/tutoring experience and verifiable content knowledge in all subjects you would like to tutor.
2. Good communication and interpersonal skills, especially with students from varied backgrounds and skill levels.
3. Demonstrate knowledge of effective study skills and strategies, including utilization of relevant technologies.

Compensation: $12-$15 an hour depending on experience.


Full-Time Equivalent

Required Attachment(s)

All applications MUST include the following attachments to be considered (you may include more if desired).

1. Copy of transcripts (unofficial transcripts accepted)
2. Resume/CV
3. Cover letter that lists all subjects you are interested in tutoring
4. Two professional letters of recommendation

Posting Close Date

Note to Applicant

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. Search committees will use this information to determine that applicants meet minimum qualifications as listed in the job announcement.

This posting will close at 12:00 am on the date listed above. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 pm the day prior.

All documents, including unofficial transcripts for academic positions, must be received prior to the closing date listed on the job announcement.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check upon hire.

As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.

To apply, visit

Truckee Meadows Community College is a comprehensive educational institution located in Reno, Nevada and is part of the Nevada System of Higher Education. TMCCs five instructional sites and numerous community locations serves an increasingly diverse population of more than 11,000 students each semester. TMCC, an HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution), is a progressive institution that celebrates inclusion and diversity while supporting core themes of academic excellence, student success, and access to lifelong learning.

A vital leader in the New Nevadas growing economy, TMCC is located near the beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountains in an environment rich with a thriving arts, culture, food scene, abundant outdoor activities, and a family-friendly local community. It is only a 3.5 hour drive to San Francisco, CA, a 40-minute drive to Lake Tahoe, and within easy driving distance of four national parks (Great Basin, Yosemite, Lassen, and Death Valley). For more information, please go to or view our virtual tour at

The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) is committed to providing a place of work and learning free of discrimination on the basis of a persons age, disability, whether actual or perceived by others (including service-connected disabilities), gender (including pregnancy related conditions), military status or military obligations, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, race, or religion.


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