Instructional Assistant I - UVU Prep - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Assists in planning, preparation and coordination of special UVU Prep learning activities on various days. Performs the duties of professional teaching assistants for the UVU Prep class instructor. Ensures the safety and appropriate behavior of program participants. Attends classes and laboratories with students. Tutors students and helps with homework as needed during research and study periods. Grades homework and special assignments, quizzes and tests. Maintains records of student performance.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent plus two years education at an accredited institution in a major or discipline related to the Summary of Duties or an associate’s degree in a discipline related to the Summary of Duties is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Mathematics, Science, Engineering, or other related majors.
Successful completion of University Trigonometry or higher math course.
Prior experience working with adolescents.


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


Skill in leading classroom discussions/activities.
Skill in effective verbal and written communication.


Ability to assess student work according to general instructional standards
Ability to supervise 25 middle school and junior high students in a classroom setting.
Ability to maintain confidentiality of student records.
Ability to tutor Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics with students one-to-one or in small groups.

Pay Range

$9.49 to $10.00 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

The request for three references must be three (minimum) professor references.

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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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