Tutor - Athletics - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Working under the direction of the Assistant AD/Student-Athlete Academic Services, this position assesses student-athletes in crisis and in need of special assistance to maintain the NCAA academic standard for the UVU Athletic program. This position is a direct liaison between student-athletes, athletic academic advisors and UVU instructors. Teaches study skills, test taking skills and academic performance.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required

Preferred Qualifications

Tutors are selected on basis of academic skill, leadership, character, ability to communicate and are expected to have extensive knowledge of academic subjects.

Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Earned B or higher in selected course tutoring. Tutoring experience preferred.


Knowledge of effective study skills.

Knowledge of test taking best practices.

Knowledge of time management.

Knowledge of various academic subjects.

Knowledge of campus and Student-Athlete resources.


Skills in problem solving.

Skills in model academic success.

Skills in responsibility, reliability and punctuality.

Skills in critical thinking.


Ability to communicate and relate well with peers and supervisors.

Ability to keep consistent and accurate records.

Ability to teach academic concepts.

Ability to recognize at risk student-athlete performance.

Ability to analyze course syllabus.

Pay Range

$9.00 to $11.25 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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