Individualized Study Tutor - PSYC 200, 300, 405

Home Office, Alberta
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Home Office
Depends on Experience 
Permanent Part Time
Division Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences FTE Block Size 2.50
Location Name Home Office Position Type Permanent Part Time
Location Home Office, Alberta Job ID 2477
Posted 08/04/2022 Wage Min 0.0000
Closing Date 08/18/2022 Wage Max 0.0000
Approximately 1.25 blocks in PSYC 200, 0.75 block in PSYC 300, and 0.50 blocks in PSYC 405  


Athabasca University's Learning Services Tutorial Department is seeking an Individualized Study Tutor for the following course:

PSYC 200 - Introduction to Career Development:

PSYC 300 - Theories of Career Development:

PSYC 405 - Creating A Working Alliance:

Qualifications and Experience Required:  A minimum of a Master's degree required (PhD preferred) in career development theory and practice, both general (broad-based) and specific (career-focused). Degree credentials in psychology are preferred but applicants with degrees in other behavioural science disciplines will be considered 

The successful candidate will have subject matter expertise and be responsible for providing academic assistance to students, for marking assignments, and for assigning and recording final grades.  Teaching experience at a post-secondary level is required.  Experience in distance learning and familiarity with digital teaching technologies and online course delivery is preferred.  Experience with adult education and Moodle online course delivery is considered an asset. 

Along with the relevant academic credentials as mentioned above, this position requires excellent communication, organizational, administration and online/computer skills.  The successful candidate should have demonstrated ability to maintain a high academic standard, maintain accurate student records, and return students' work promptly and within the University's required service standards.  Candidates must own or have access to a computer and internet with the capability to communicate with the University and students and the capability to run any applications required to perform tutorial support.  Please see for more information on computer and internet connection requirements.

For further information about this position, please contact Robert Brandes, Course Coordinator, at or 1-866-242-8767.

First consideration will be given to internal applicants according to Article 7 of The Board/CUPE Collective Agreement, followed by those candidates who are able to work from Alberta and then those who are able to work from within Canada.

Non-doctoral prepared employees: $236.70 prorated per block, per biweekly pay and/or $30.17 per hour.

Doctoral prepared employees: $246.16 prorated per block, per biweekly pay and/or $31.37 per hour