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Professional Tutor / Advisor

Job Type: Professional


The Professional Tutor/Advisor reports to the Director of Student Success. This position is responsible for providing academic support and guidance to students through tutoring services, mentorship, and advisement.

Education & Experience Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s degree

Experience: One (1) year teaching or tutoring experience in related fields

Preferred Education: Master’s degree

Preferred Experience: Experience designing and conducting workshops; experience working with at-risk populations; knowledge of various learning strategies to accommodate learning differences

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Provide tutoring to both TRIO and non-TRIO students in the tutoring lab
  • Possibility of providing tutoring services to students on an adjusted schedule once a week
  • Assist with tutor training for peer tutors to meet CRLA certification requirements
  • Develop and conduct a variety of educational workshops
  • Provide academic advisement and mentoring services to TRIO SSS participants, including financial aid and transfer assistance
  • Monitor student progress toward attaining educational goals; ensure project participants connect with and utilize support from appropriate SSS staff and other resources
  • Assist in the identification and selection of eligible students
  • Maintain student records in compliance with grant requirements
  • Assist in data collection and program evaluation of TRIO SSS

Non-Essential Functions of the Position

Other duties as assigned. Duties must be performed on the John A. Logan College campus or designated location.

Deadline to Apply: Open until filled

Type of Position: Full-time; Professional Staff; Level 1

Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday, evenings and weekends as needed

Salary range starts at: $40,000

Complete a John A. Logan College professional application and submit a resume. Current employees may complete an internal application and submit a resume.  You may contact the Office of Human Resources at

John A. Logan College
Attn: Office of Human Resources (C116)
700 Logan College Drive
Carterville, IL 62918

John A. Logan College is an equal opportunity employer. John A. Logan does not discriminate in employment with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, or unfavorable discharge from military service or any other characteristic protected by law.