Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 4:39 PM
UVU PREP is a free summer program to help 12-15 year-old students excel in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math ( STEM ) subjects. The program provides hands-on learning experiences, challenging homework assignments, career awareness speakers, and weekly field trips. This position performs the classroom management duties of as a teaching assistant for the UVU PREP class instructor including: ensures the safety and appropriate behavior of program students ages 12-15; assists instructors and program students; tutors program students in the subjects of Science, Technology, and Math one-on-one or group settings; and grades homework, special assignments, quizzes and tests; maintains student records. 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 Cumulative college GPA of 3.5 or higher. Preferred majors: Mathematics, Science, Engineering, Education, Computer Science or other related majors. B or higher in university level Algebra, or higher math course. Knowledge Fluent in STEM education trends and issues of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics subjects as determined by the department. Skills Skills in leading classroom management and discussions/activities. Skills in effective verbal and written communication. Abilities Ability to lead classroom discussions/activities. Ability to Utilize effective verbal and written communication skills. Ability to maintain the confidentiality of student records. Ability to assess student work. Ability to manage and keep control of student groups. Ability to supervise students ages 12-15. Pay Range $9.49 to $11.86 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. Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.
• Location: Provo
• Post ID: 11295201 utah