Welcome to The Learning Commons: Help for Hire

The Learning Commons welcomes all learners, teaching them to be more effective and engaged scholars.

Help for Hire

If you are looking for an editor, proofreader, tutor, or typist, then this is the place to search our list of local people who are interested in doing this work for a fee. The people listed here are not endorsed by the Learning Commons nor by Guilford College; we are not responsible for the services they provide or for any aspect of their interactions with you. We simply provide web space for interested individuals to advertise their availability. We cannot recommend a particular editor or tutor for your situation. We recommend that face-to-face meetings between editors/tutors and clients take place in a public location. By reading their qualifications, requesting their references, and emailing/talking with them, you can make an informed choice on your own.

Get listed as a Help for Hire tutor

To request that your information be added to the Learning Common's Help for Hire page, please fill out the form below; be sure to focus on your qualifications and experience as an editor, teacher, or ESL instructor. After you submit the form, a staff member will contact you by email. Answers to questions marked internal use only will not appear on the public advertisement. You must be a resident of the Triad area of North Carolina to be listed. You must have a graduate degree. We reserve the right to refuse requests for any reason and to edit ads for length or relevance; we also reserve the right to remove any ad at our discretion at any time after it is posted, without prior notice. If you have any questions, contact us at learningcommons@guilford.edu. Please note that the Learning Commons assumes no responsibility for clients' interactions with editors/tutors. We recommend that face-to-face meetings between editors/tutors and clients take place in a public location. **Beware of scams that request financial information from you; we recommend not responding to these emails.** 

 

 

Current Help-for-Hire Tutors & Editors

Name Email/Phone Work Preference Qualifications Previous Experience Fee Range Last minute requests?
Linda Catoe catoelm@guilford.edu General editing, Tutoring, Formatting, Typing/transcription, Creative/fiction writers, Application essay writers, Writing for publication, International students/scholars, Undergraduates writing college papers, High school students, The general public, College or high school level essays with ESL students BS in English/Writing from Guilford College, four years as a professional writing tutor at Guilford College. Academic writing and editing Creative copywriter for marketing applications and press releases SEO content writer for monthly blog posts and web page copy Journalistic writing and editing Fiction writing and critiquing Graphic design and Photography Theater Studies, Dance and Voice Portfolio site: www.catoeweb.com 2015-present: Directional Advertising Solutions SEO content writer for B2B and B2C monthly blogs and web pages 2014-present: Professional Writing Tutor at Guilford College's Learning Commons 2004-2016: Daly Group Creative copywriter responsible for all collateral marketing content and PR activity for home furnishing clients $25-$50 negotiable Yes; extra fee may apply
Deirdre S Kearney

dskearney@gmail.com

(336)339-7619

General editing, Tutoring, Creative/fiction writers, Application essay writers, Thesis & dissertation writers, International students/scholars, Undergraduates writing college papers, High school students I’ve been a Professional writing tutor with Guilford for nine years. I currently teach Us History at Rockingham Community College and am an academic coach for college students. I have been a classroom teacher for 25 years. I’ve been a writing tutor and academic coach for almost a decade. I would be happy to provide references on request. $25-$50 per hour Yes
Sharon Southerland

southerlandsr@guilford.edu

 

Tutoring, Typing/transcription, Scientific/technical writers, Application essay writers, International students/scholars, High school students, The general public, K-12 students I have been a Professional/Certified College Math and Science Tutor for the last 6 years to current. Also, I am a Certified and Active Science Teacher. I have an extensive background in Research Science and Medical Billing. 6 years Professional Tutoring experience "references available upon request" per hour, negotiable Yes
Allison Spooner spoonerac@guilford.edu General editing, Tutoring, Typing/transcription, International students/scholars, Undergraduates writing college papers, High school students, The general public, Reading comprehension, reading strategies for college level text, students with disabilities My background is in Special Education. I have worked as a middle and high school classroom teacher for 10 years in special education and remedial reading settings. I also have a graduate degree in Reading Education, and I have certifications in a variety of reading programs. I have been a tutor for 7 years, and a college academic coach for the past 2.5 years. I would be happy to provide recommendations upon request. $25-50 per hour Yes
Selena Wolf Berkley wolfberkleysj@guilford.edu General editing, Tutoring, Formatting, Typing/transcription, Creative/fiction writers, Application essay writers, Thesis & dissertation writers, Writing for publication, Undergraduates writing college papers, High school students, The general public Currently a professional tutor at Guilford College. I have also taught English, Composition & Rhetoric, and Creative Writing at 5 universities and colleges throughout the last 10 years. I have been a tutor and academic coach for 5 years $25- $50 per hour, negotiable Yes; extra fee may apply