Tutor - Instructional Assist GEAR UP Salt Lake County - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under the general direction of the Statewide GEAR UP Education Program counselors, works one-on-one with high school students in Salt Lake County; addresses the needs of diverse learners; serves as a positive role model; and, interacts with students and/or faculty using discernment, follow-through, and decision-making.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required


Knowledge of subjects assigned to tutor.


Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.


Ability to collaborate with students to enhance their knowledge in all junior high or high school level courses.

Ability to work with GEAR UP personnel and school staff at their assigned schools, colleges, or other locations.

Ability to effectively tutor students of all ages (list subject expertise on supplemental questionnaire).

Ability to use initiative, demonstrate dependability, and use time constructively.

Ability to work effectively with a diversity of individuals.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Pay Range

$9.00 to $11.25 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is posted on a continuous recruit basis. This means that applications are accepted even though there may not be a position currently available. Applications are held in the Human Resources Office pending the department’s requirements.

Applicants must complete a UVU application (no resumes are accepted without an application). Applications must be completed fully, and a Resume is NOT a substitution for the application.

Keyword Phrases

  • Gear
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Pre-College Outreach
  • Tutors and Learning Resources
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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