Become a Tutor

Become a Tutor

BECOME A TUTOR

The MSRC accepts applications year-round, but we typically interview only twice per year, in mid-January and mid-August.  For application deadlines, please click here or select "News, Announcements & Deadlines" on the menu to your left.  For application instructions, please see below.  Qualified applicants will be contacted via email to schedule an interview shortly after the next application deadline.

PEER TUTORS

A peer tutor is a tutor who is also an undergraduate student.  Most of our peer tutors are John Jay students, but we also hire qualified peer tutors from other local colleges. For a full job description, minimum qualifications, and other general information about becoming a peer tutor, please click here to download our peer tutor brochure.  Applicants for the position of peer tutor must submit a completed application form, at least one faculty recommendation, and copies of all undergraduate transcripts.

Step One: Application Form

You can apply online by clicking here

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You can download the application form here to print it.  Printed application forms can be delivered in person, mailed, or scanned and emailed as file attachments.

Step Two: Faculty Recommendation Form

Send this link to the instructor who will provide your faculty recommendation: 
http://goo.gl/forms/pmLXGdM2K8

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You can download the recommendation form here to print it or email it to your instructor.

 

Step Three: Transcripts

Transcripts do not have to be official.  Unofficial copies are fine.  For John Jay or other CUNY schools, you can print your unofficial transcript directly from CUNYfirst.  Transcripts must be delivered in person, mailed, or scanned and emailed as file attachments. 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL TUTORS

A professional tutor has completed at least a bachelor's degree and has recent coursework and/or work experience directly relevant to tutoring math and/or science.  Applicants for the position of professional tutor should submit a current resume, copies of all degree transcripts, and a list of at least two professional and/or academic references with contact information. 

HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION MATERIALS

Application materials can be submitted in person, via mail, or via email as file attachments.  Peer tutor applications and faculty recommendations may also be submitted online using the links above.

To submit materials via email:  Please send to mchaparro@jjay.cuny.edu

To submit materials via mail:  Please send to Manuel Chaparro, 524 W 59th St, New York, NY 10019

To deliver materials in person:  Please bring them to the MSRC, room 1.94 NB

Last updated 06/28/2017