Reading/ Writing/ Study Skills Tutor


  • Develop your communication, interpersonal, academic, and leadership skills in a supportive work environment that enhances your ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Participate in valuable academic and people skills education workshops.
  • Gain teaching/tutoring experience that will enhance your resume.
  • Join the Learning Assistance Center's (LAC) friendly, talented, and diverse staff.


  • Assess student learning needs in consultation with Learning Assistance Center faculty.
  • Assist students to achieve learning goals in writing, reading, and study skills across disciplines.
  • Monitor and evaluate effectiveness of tutoring.
  • Work cooperatively with staff to perform additional duties necessary for efficient operation of the Center.
  • Attend mandatory staff orientation (see application for details) and AU697/796 weekly seminar.


  • Upper division or graduate students from colleges and departments across disciplines are encouraged to apply.
  • Upper division students must have successfully completed an SF State approved GWAR courses.
  • Graduate students, enrolled in an English teacher preparation program such as Composition or MATESOL are encouraged to apply.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 and experience and/or training working with a multi-cultural undergraduate student population.
  • Ability to involve students in their own learning process and to assist them in developing reading, essay writing, and study skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills a must.


Unofficial transcripts and a cover letter must be submitted with the job application. Only complete applications will be considered.

Please review tutor education requirements before you submit your application.


Starting Pay Rate $/Hr: 15.25
Time  M - TH: 9-4; F: 9-12.
7-8 hours per week minimum. Must be available in time blocks of at least 2 hours.
Available: For on campus student assistant or work study.

(415) 338-1993

Learning Assistance Center
HSS 348 | San Francisco State University | 1600 Holloway Avenue | San Francisco, CA 94132

Monday -Thursday 9 AM-4 PM | Friday 9 AM-12 PM