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Writing Center Jobs

Writing Center Consultants are  energetic, thoughtful students who work in one-on-one and small-group settings.

Qualifications:

  • Enrollment in at least 1 unit at Cal State San Marcos
  • Completion of GEW or equivalent first-year writing course at another campus
  • Completion of at least two semesters of college-level coursework
  • Good academic standing

Training:

The Writing Center is staffed by undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of disciplines. All consultants complete an intensive 10-hour training program and are eligible for certification through the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) tutor certification program. If you are hired as a consultant, you will be required to complete a one-day training before the Writing Center opens for the semester as well as attend one-hour workshops throughout the semester. This sequence consists of a minimum of 10 hours of training.

Interested in applying? Please email writing@csusm.edu expressing your interest. We do accept application packets year-round, but the review process for hiring occurs during Spring semester.