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Posting Date: Updated September 23, 2019                                            Posting End Date: October 1, 2019

Position: Tutorial Coordinator                         Location: Tuskegee-Center for Academic Excellence and Innovative Learning (T-CAEIL)

Status: Full Time

Special Qualifications

In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University seeking “Excellence in Every Way,” the ideal Coordinator will possess the willingness to use their expertise to assist in the university’s efforts to be a sustainable academic organization committed to excellence. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Tutorial Coordinator will communicate and work closely with the center’s director to efficiently and effectively lead tutoring efforts within T-CAEIL. The Tutorial Coordinator will coordinate, supervise, and evaluate the overall operation and staff of the peer tutoring program; recruit, hire, train, and evaluate tutors; develop learning outcomes and assessments for the tutoring program; develop training materials and deliver tutor training/certifications; work closely with faculty for recruitment; develop programs and activities to promote and publicize services to students; maintain budgets and payroll; create academic support and tutoring programs and services for international students. Responsibilities include:

  • Supervise day-to-day operations of the peer tutoring program activities
  • Maintain database and records of peer tutor’s information: training status, payroll verification, certifications, etc.
  • Provide administrative support for the operations of TCAEIL
  • Act as an important point of contact for internal and external constituents of TCAEIL
  • Oversee peer tutors
  • Participate in ongoing efforts to identify, recruit, interview, select and train peer tutors
  • Provide administrative support for the preparation of reports, communications, and TCAEIL events
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned by the Center’s director


  • Bachelor’s Degree; Masters preferred
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of experience working in a learning center in higher education
  • Experience in coordinating, developing, planning, and monitoring all aspects of a tutorial program
  • Must be able to function independently while operating within a team environment
  • Must be detail oriented and possess strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage confidential information
  • Knowledgeable of structure, content, and pedagogy for various college-level disciplines
  • Must have working computer knowledge and experience with various office equipment, word processing, spreadsheets and databases
  • Excellent oral and written skills and the ability to communicate comfortably and effectively with students, staff, and faculty from diverse backgrounds in a collaborative, courteous, and supportive manner
  • Demonstrated innovative and creative contributions in developing services and tutorial strategies that best meet the needs of students
  • Must be able to prioritize, work independently and meet deadlines
  • Travel required, physical demands, busy work environment, on-call schedule
  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends
  • Must be a team player

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to sit for an extended period of time, stand, reach above and below, walk without assistance, and lift up to 25 pounds without assistance

Commensurate with education, training and experience

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility.  It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **   

APPLICATIONS will be accepted in the Office of Human Resources.  Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) to (5) references (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.

Office of Human Resources
Attn: Employment/Recruitment
1200 West Montgomery Road
101 Kresge Center
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088
Email Address:   Fax: 334-724-4319
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer-Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled
Federal law requires identity and employment eligibility verifications on Form I-9 within three (3) business days of employment. Must be able to pass a drug screen and background check.