Job Posting

Community Outreach Federal Work Study Assistant – Columbus Literacy Council Academic Services Tutor/Assistant

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Federal Work Study


  • OH-Columbus

Franklin University is seeking students with Federal Work Study eligibility to participate in our Community Outreach program by providing support to the Columbus Literacy Council in the role of Academic Services Tutor/Assistant.

The Academic Services Tutor/Assistant serves as an integral part of the team in assisting the student in the Tutoring Center with their academic needs which center around the CLC’s mission of increasing employability, enabling future education, encouraging civic involvement, and promoting family stability and support in our community.

The Academic Services Tutor/Assistant is responsible for assisting adult student with homework, computer skills, and basic conversation, as well as helping them to achieve their literacy goals. This position will also assist with administrative tasks requiring the use of Microsoft Office and Google Application. The student should possess tutoring and problem-solving skills, demonstrate telephone and videophone etiquette, and be able to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Applicants must be current Franklin University students with Federal Work Study eligibility as part of their financial aid award package.

Academic Services Tutor/Assistant will assist the CLC Tutoring Center located in one of the main offices located in the Jefferson Center located at 65 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.