Assistant - SCUP Summer Youth Mentor - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Assists teachers in planning, preparing and coordinating math, reading and/or enrichment learning activities and curriculum; attends classroom time, class activities and field trips, ensuring the safety and appropriate behavior of elementary age students; mentors students; grades homework, assignments, quizzes, and tests; and maintains accurate records of student performance, as requested by teacher.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED plus six months to one year of related experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference given to college students majoring in elementary education.

Experience in mentoring/tutoring elementary students.

Spanish speakers preferred.


Knowledge of basic reading and math.

Experience working with children and youth.

Knowledge of computer basics including Microsoft suite.


Skills in effective verbal and written communication.

Skills in working independently with dependability.

Skills in maintaining accurate records.


Ability to work effectively with young children.

Ability to relate to a diverse group of students.

Ability to follow-through with assignments, schedules and reporting hours.

Ability to assess student work according to general instructions

Ability to demonstrate professionalism as a representative of UVU.

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.

Keyword Phrases

  • SCUP
  • Assistant - SCUP Summer Youth Mentor
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
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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