Writing Coach

happens here. Founded in 1899, Mount Ida College is a small, private college in Newton, Massachusetts, just minutes from Boston which provides career focused programs built upon a strong foundation in the social sciences, humanities and the arts, all developed and implemented to prepare our approximately 1,400 students for success in their chosen fields of endeavor.

With a tight-knit, inclusive community, a diverse student body, winning NCAA Division III sports teams, a beautiful and safe suburban campus, and a vibrant school spirit, Mount Ida is the place where students become the best version of themselves.

The College currently seeks applications for the part-time, academic year position (20-25 hours per week for 32 weeks, evening hours) of Writing Coach. This position will provide academic outreach and support to student in various academic settings through individual and group tutoring and classroom presentations; will assist students in understanding the writing process as they review students’ writing with them; and assist students in learning study strategies, including time management, test preparation, and organizational skills.

Candidates must have a Master’s degree in English/Composition; experience in the area of academic support or coaching, teaching, or tutoring; experience working in collaborative relationships with professionals in a higher education setting.

Applicants are asked to forward a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to jobs@mountida.edu.

Mount Ida College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applications of individuals who would increase the richness of the College’s diversity are welcomed.