Assistant - GEAR UP Outreach Mentor, New College Students - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Coordinates students’ academic progress and attendance with GEAR UP Statewide Assistant Director and First-year Specialists. Assists GEAR UP Statewide Director and First-year Specialists in planning and providing GEAR UP academic, outreach, and group activities.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required

Preferred Qualifications

Valid driver’s license and transportation.

Ability to speak and translate Spanish to English is highly preferred.


Knowledge of college curriculum.


Skill in verbal and written communication.
Skill in teaching skills.
Skill in tutoring various academic levels.


Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Ability to organize schedules, prioritize tasks, and follow-through on assignments.
Ability to successfully interact with students with diverse cultural and academic backgrounds.

Pay Range

$9.75 to $13.50 per hour

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

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