GEAR UP Part-Time Job Opportunity – helping at-risk youth in education

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GEAR UP Program

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of and competence in tutoring various core subject areas.
Interpersonal, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
Ability to collaborate with students to enhance their knowledge in junior high and/or high school level courses.
Ability to work with GEAR UP personnel and school staff at their assigned schools, colleges, or other locations.
Skills in effective tutoring of students of all ages.
Ability to use initiative, demonstrate dependability, and use time constructively.
Ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals and to communicate effectively.
Required Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED required

Preferred Qualifications
Fluency in Spanish, both speaking and writing.
Physical Requirements
Requires the ability to stand, walk, sit, hear, see, and talk on a regular basis. Requires fine hand manipulation in the use of computers.
Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer and committed to fostering a diverse workforce. As an inclusive community, we actively seek diversity among our applicants for this position. Candidates who can contribute to that goal are particularly encouraged to apply.
Benefits Summary
You may be eligible for a 3 credit hour or 1 class tuition waiver after 6 consecutive months of employment and a minimum of 475 hours worked. Dependents do not qualify for a waiver.
Pay Range       $9.00 – $11.25 based on the number of college core credits completed.

To Apply Contact:
Helen Patterson
Counselor, GEAR UP Education Program

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