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Apply to Become a Harbert Writing Center Peer Consultant:

Students in any major who have completed English 101 and 102 may apply to work as Harbert Writing Center consultants. We are looking for strong writers who are able to collaborate in one-on-one sessions with students in all content areas. Tutors typically work a minimum of five hours per week, Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., and Friday 9-12:00. All applicants are strongly encouraged to take ENG 456: The Writing Process in preparation for the course. Consultants must attend training sessions at the beginning of each semester and attend monthly staff meetings.

To apply, send a letter of application (including information about why you want the position and any relevant experience), a resume, a short piece of academic writing (2-3 pages, or an excerpt from a longer piece), and an unofficial transcript to Dr. Cynthia Mwenja at cmwenja@montevallo.edu with “Application for HWC” in the subject line.