Employment


Current Available Positions

SARC is looking for diverse, enthusiastic, dedicated, and hardworking students who enjoy helping fellow UCF students succeed academically and who can contribute to our programs and services with their unique skills and abilities.

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is looking to hire Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leaders for Fall 2022.

Application Deadline: Sunday July 10th at 11:59 PM

What is Supplemental Instruction?

Supplemental Instruction (SI) is an academic support program utilizing peer-assisted study sessions to assist students with historically difficult courses. SI sessions are an opportunity for students to work together with other classmates to compare notes, discuss readings, ask questions, develop organizational tools, and prepare for examinations.

SI Leader Responsibilities

  • Conduct 4 50-minute SI sessions per week using the SI model
  • Attend and take notes in the SI-supported class
  • Attend and contribute to all trainings and meetings
  • Maintain attendance records and prepare for SI sessions
  • Implement suggestions from SI supervisors
  • Other duties as assigned

Please note that during Fall 2022, all SI Leaders are expected to attend meetings, attend class, and host at least one SI session in-person. Each SI Leader will also host a minimum of one weekly online session from home. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the SI Coordinator at Erika.Staiger@ucf.edu

For more information about Supplemental Instruction, please view the complete position description.

Criteria Needed to Apply

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2+ and an “A” grade in the course for which you wish to be an SI Leader
  • Able to attend the mandatory in-person training session at the beginning of the semester (Thursday, August 18th and Friday, August 19th) and weekly meetings
  • Willing to commit 10+ hours per week for 15 weeks per semester (6-12 weeks for Summer term)
  • Must be able to attend the full course lecture for at least one section of the course for which you are applying. SI Leaders supporting classes without live lectures will be required to view any lecture recordings or course modules offered in place of lectures
  • Must have a reliable internet connection
  • Preference will be given to those who are available for at least 1 year and those who are willing to limit their schedule to 12-15 credit hours per semester (although these are not mandatory)

How to Apply:

Please complete our online application. The application has several components that you will need to prepare before submitting your application.

  • Prepare a resume and cover letter. Save them as one file and attach them to your application when prompted. Applications submitted without cover letters and/or resumes will not be considered.
  • Provide 3 professional references. At least one should be a UCF faculty member, ideally the professor with whom you took the class you are applying to support. This professor also needs to complete our Faculty Reference Form, where they will be asked to tell us a little about your performance in their class and why they think you would be a good SI LeaderPlease note that this is NOT a letter of recommendationit is much shorter. The other two references do NOT need to complete this form.

If you are offered an interview, a SARC staff member will contact you via email.

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is hiring Peer Tutors for Fall 2022.

Full Job Description: Click Here

Application Deadline: July 10th, 2022, at 11:59 pm

What is Peer Tutoring at SARC?

Peer tutoring is an academic support program utilizing peer-assisted study sessions to help students with historically difficult courses. Peer tutoring is free for undergraduate UCF students enrolled in STEM, Spanish, or business courses. During peer tutoring sessions, students work together with other classmates to compare notes, discuss readings, ask questions, develop organizational tools, engage with the material, and prepare for examinations. SARC tutorial services are internationally certified through the College Reading and Learning Association. SARC provides tutoring at TCH 117, CECS, and UCF Downtown.

SI Leader Responsibilities

  • Lead a minimum of 6 hours of tutorial time per week for a specific course including 4 hours of group tutoring and 2 hours of one-on-one tutoring.
  • Communicate with course professors to discuss material being covered in tutoring, inform them of SARC services, and promote SARC peer tutoring.
  • Attend and participate in monthly peer tutor training sessions and other meetings as requested.
  • Create study handouts for students, present test reviews, and participate in SARC events.
  • Complete CRLA Portfolio and provide supplements to any previous submissions based on the department’s certification level.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Please note that during Fall 2022, all peer tutors are expected to host tutoring sessions in person. Tutors may also host one weekly online session from home. Please contact Katie Adams at katie.adams@ucf.edu if you have questions.

For more information about the benefits and requirements of the position, please download the full job description under “Position Descriptions.”

Criteria Needed to Apply

  • An “A” grade in the course you intend to tutor.
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • A good recommendation from a UCF faculty member, preferably the instructor who taught the course of interest. The Tutoring Faculty Reference Form is available here.
  • Willing to commit at least six (6) hours per week
  • Able to attend the PAID mandatory, in-person training session on August 18th and 19th, as well as required training meetings throughout the semester.
  • Must have a reliable internet connection.
  • Preference will be given to those who are available for at least 1 year.

How to Apply:

Please complete the Peer Tutor Application Fall 2022. The application has several sections that you will need to prepare before submitting your application.

  • Prepare a resume and cover letter. Save them as one file and attach them to your application when prompted. Applications submitted without cover letters and/or resumes will not be considered.
  • Provide 3 professional references. At least one of these should be a UCF faculty member, preferably the professor with whom you took the class you intend to tutor. This professor must complete the Tutor Faculty Reference FormPlease note that this is NOT a letter of recommendation—it is much shorter. The other two references do NOT need to complete this form.

 If you are offered an interview, a SARC staff member will contact you via email.

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is looking to hire a Tutoring Graduate Assistant for Fall 2022.

The Tutoring Graduate Assistant (GA) is a 20-hour per week position reporting to the Coordinator of Tutorial Services at SARC. The GA will assist the coordinator in the day-to-day operations of SARC group and individualized tutoring at SARC. This position comes with a full tuition waiver. Please see the position description for more information on duties and responsibilities. 

 

The deadline for the position listed above is Sunday, June 26th at 11:59 PM.

To apply, please complete the following steps:  

  1. Complete the application.
  2. Include 3 valid references within the Employee Application including their contact information.
  3. Attach a professional resume and cover letter.
  4. Answer all questions completely and accurately within the employment application and submit by the deadline.

Please see the job description posted at the top right of this page for more details. If you have any questions, please contact Katie Adams at Katie.Adams@ucf.edu

ACE Academic Coach Deadline 07/10/2022

Full Job Description: Click Here

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is currently looking for qualified UCF graduate or undergraduate students to become an Academic Coach for the Academic Coaching and Engagement (ACE) Program. This program facilitates academic success among UCF students by providing ongoing one-on-one coaching

In the ACE Program, coaches will assist students with building college-level academic strategies using the below topics:

  • Time management & organizational skills
  • Learning styles and study skills
  • Test prep & test-taking strategies
  • Textbook reading & note-taking
  • Memory & concentration
  • Goal setting & motivation
  • Wellness & stress management
  • Online learning
    • How to navigate Webcourses
    • Understanding different course modalities (mixed-mode, online, video-enhanced, etc.)

Coaches will help students develop knowledge of campus resources and enhance their connection to the university by strengthening their support system on campus. You can learn more about ACE here.

Both undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply. To be considered for the academic coach position, please fill out the application here by Sunday, July 10th, 2022 by 11:59pm.

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is looking to hire Supplemental Instruction (SI) Leaders for Fall 2021.

The Supplemental Instruction Graduate Assistant (GA) is a 20-hour per week position reporting to the Supplemental Instruction Coordinator at SARC. The GA will assist the Coordinator in the day-to-day operations of SARC Supplemental Instruction Services at SARC. This position comes with a full tuition waiver. Please see the position description for more information on duties and responsibilities. 

The deadline for the position listed above is Sunday, October 17 at 11:59 PM.

To apply, please complete the following steps:  

  1. Complete the application.
  2. Include 3 valid references within the Employee Application including their contact information.
  3. Attach a professional resume and cover letter.
  4. Answer all questions completely and accurately within the employment application and submit by the deadline.

Please see the job description posted at the top right of this page for more details. If you have any questions, please contact Erika Staiger at Erika.Staiger@ucf.edu

Position Description: Click Here

Application: Click Here

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is currently hiring a Graduate Assistant (GA) to support the Academic Coaching & Engagement (ACE)  and Access programs, as well as Outreach Services at SARC. This is a 20-hour per week, in person position reporting to the Academic Coaching & Engagement Coordinator at SARC. The GA will assist the Coordinator in the day-to-day operations of the ACE/Access programs and Outreach services. Please see job description for more information.

The application deadline for the position is Sunday, October 28th by 11:59pm.

SARC is currently hiring a SARC Tutoring Assistant to support Tutorial Services at SARC@UCF Downtown. This is a 15 to 20 hour per week, in-person position reporting to the Coordinator of Tutorial Services at SARC. They will assist the Coordinator in the day-to-day operations of SARC group and individualized tutoring at the SARC UCF Downtown location. Please see the job description for more information.

To apply, please complete the following steps:

  1. Complete the Downtown SARC Tutoring Assistant Application
  2. Include 3 valid references within the Employee Application including their contact information.
  3. Attach a professional resume
  4. Answer all questions completely and accurately within the employment application and submit by the deadline

Please see the job description posted at the top right of this page for more details. For questions, please contact SARC’s Tutor Coordinator Katie Adams at Katie.Adams@ucf.edu.