Writing Center – Writing Coaches

Location: SCCC - Newton, NJ

Date Posted: 09/08/2020

Schedule: Part-Time

Type: Student Worker

Company: Sussex County Community College

Job Description


Job Description: Federal Work Study Position for Currently Enrolled and Eligible SCCC Students Only*

Work Study positions available at the SCCC Writing Center – Writing Coaches. The Writing Coach provides one-on-one support to students who want help with their writing. Duties to include; assisting students with analyzing assignments and crafting a strategy for completing the assignment, assisting in editing and proofreading, note taking, registering new students and updating the Writing Center Database to track student’s progress. Training Provided. Writing Center Coaches should be proficient in academic writing as well as be familiar with MLA, APA and Chicago Manual formatting and familiar with Microsoft Word and Google Suite.


*Federal Work-Study:

Federal Work-Study allows eligible students to earn money to help cover educational expenses by working within the college campus. Work Study Funds are paid directly to the student on a twice-monthly basis as earned. Federal Work Study Students will earn NJ Minimum Wage.

To be eligible for Work-Study, you must:

  • Be a currently enrolled undergraduate student
  • Meet and maintain all SCCC Financial Aid Eligibility Requirements
  • Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Complete the verification process (if chosen)

Due to limited funding, not all students who are eligible will receive this award. If you are not awarded Work-Study, other employment opportunities are also available.


How to apply:

To be considered for work-study, you must submit the FAFSA at StudentAid.gov