Specialist - UVU PREP Program Assistant Mentor - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

UVU PREP is a free summer program to help 12-15 year-old students excel in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) subjects. The program provides hands-on learning experiences, challenging homework assignments, career awareness speakers, and weekly field trips. This position manages student attendance, ensuring safety and appropriate behavior. Attends classes with students, assisting instructors as needed. Mentors and teaches students and provides educational support for the program activities including planning lessons that develop understanding of program curriculum topics.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with a high school diploma or GED.

Preferred Qualifications

University student with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher


Knowledge of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics, as determined by the department.

Knowledge of middle level classroom management techniques.


Skills in classroom management and leading learning activities.

Skills in effective verbal and written communication.

Skills to teach and tutor college level Math.


Ability to maintain confidentiality of student records.

Ability to mentor positive skills in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics subjects with students one-to-one or in small groups.

Ability to maintain control of student groups.

Pay Range


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: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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