Academic Consultant

Independent Contractor   Position Description
  Receives referrals of Divine Word College students who have been identified by teachers as having academic struggles in the classroom.

Completes a full assessment of students’ academic strengths and weaknesses using appropriate assessment tools.


Develops a learning plan with appropriate accommodations in collaboration with the students.


Meets with Divine Word College counselor, faculty, and formation members as needed to review appropriate accommodations as they are implemented in the classroom.


Maintains contact and communication with the student to provide ongoing support as needed either via in-person meetings, email communication, texts, or video conferences.


Provides academic resources and training for Divine Word College faculty and staff as needed.



Master’s degree in education or related field.

  Experience in educational assessment and development of individual education plans

Experience and openness to working with international and domestic students from multi-cultural and multi-lingual environments.

  Ability to work as a team member with the College’s faculty, staff, and formation team.


Working Conditions:  

Work is normally performed in a typical office work environment.


Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some evenings.


Estimated Compensation: $60/hour


Application procedures: Send a curriculum vitae to Mr. Steve Winger at

Application deadline: Review of applications begins April 8, 2024 and continues until the position is filled.

Divine Word College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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