Assistant Instructor - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Demonstration Kitchen Instructor provides a learning experience through experiential instruction and class curriculum within the Campus Recreation & Wellness Department. This role is responsible for an exceptional experience for the campus and community population by creating a fun, interactive learning environment that inspires students to learn to cook.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent plus any special certifications and/or training required in field of specialty.

Food Handlers Permit Required.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with an associate’s degree in the subject matter or a closely related field or two years of experience teaching in a closely related profession.


Knowledge of instructional strategies, and techniques based curriculum development. Knowledge food production.
Knowledge of current trends in cooking, sanitation and safety in food preparation.


Exceptional verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Skill in class management and motivation for a variety of skill levels.
Skill teaching in a post-secondary academic environment.


Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to create menus and recipes for a diverse campus and community population.

Pay Range

$12.34 to $15.42 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
Application materials become the property of UVU.
For questions contact Human Resources at

Keyword Phrases

  • Campus Recreation
  • Assistant Instructor
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Student Activities
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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