Area Elementary Schools (AMERICA READS) Assistant

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Division: Student Services

Location: Area Elementary Schools

Supervisor Contact: Todd Huesman, 712-324-5061 ext. 107 or

Job Duties and Responsibilities: Tutoring and mentoring elementary children through third grade. Tutors usually work one-on-one or in small groups, providing individualized attention and the opportunity for students to practice their reading skills.

Qualifications: Must be cooperative and enjoy working with elementary age students. Interest in education and helping children and good grammar and vocabulary skills.
*Employment is contingent on a successful background check

Wage Rate: $10.25 per hour

Length of Student’s Employment: Students are eligible for work-study for the current academic school year.

What is Work-Study?

  • The Work-Study program is a federally funded program that offers students part-time employment opportunities. Work-study positions are available on-campus and also off-campus with community service agencies.
  • Work-Study eligibility is indicated on a student’s financial aid Award/Offer Letter.
  • Work-Study positions are not assigned and are not guaranteed. It is the student’s responsibility to pursue the Work-Study opportunities of interest.
  • Work-Study opportunities may be limited for those students not residing in the NCC area during their enrollment period.
  • Students who are hired for a Work-Study position are paid once a month for the hours worked in the previous month. Work-Study funds do not get applied directly to your bill.
  • Students may contact their instructor if they are interested in a Work-Study position specific to their program.

How to Apply?

  • Contact the supervisor listed above to inquire about the position, discuss the application process and arrange for an interview.

Hired… What’s Next?

  • Complete I-9 and W-4 paperwork with the Human Resources Office.
  • These forms must be completed BEFORE a student may begin work.

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