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Josiah N.

CAD $20/hr

English and Creative Writing Tutor

Tutor Information


I hold an Bachelor of Arts degree in English and an MFA in Creative Writing. I can help with English, History, and other Humanities subjects. In particular, I can help with syntax, grammar, argumentation, flow, and organization of ideas. I have experience at the university level as a sessional instructor, teaching assistant, and tutor. I also have experience as an educational assistant, and am comfortable tutoring elementary, high school, and college students.


Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada







Middle School
High School


University of Saskatchewan

2021 - 2023
Masters of Fine Arts, Creative Writing

Work Experience

University of Saskatchewan

January 2023 - present
Writing Centre Tutor
Working in a drop-in writing centre, I helped students with syntax, grammar, flow, organization, and argumentation in a variety of subjects, including English, Creative Writing, History, Psychology, Communications, Indigenous Studies, and Sociology.

University of Saskatchewan

September 2022 - December 2022
Sessional Instructor
Developed a syllabus, lectured on elements of craft in creative writing and composition, facilitated a weekly writing workshop, graded and gave feedback on assignments.

University of Saskatchewan

September 2021 - April 2022
Teaching Assistant
Led a weekly tutorial exploring the weekly readings in greater depth. Lectured on basic concepts related to creative writing, literature, and composition.

Briercrest College

September 2016 - April 2020
Teaching Assistant
Led tutorials on the basics of literature and composition. Met with students in a one-on-one capacity to discuss their essays. Graded papers and offered specific feedback for improvement.

Briercrest College

September 2016 - April 2019
Met one-on-one with students and helped them prioritize their semester's assignments. Offered subject-specific help in English, History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies.