Upward Bound Academic Tutor Clermont College Part Time
University of Cincinnati
February 9, 2018
Upward Bound Academic Tutor
(Part-Time, 20 hours per week)
UC Clermont College
The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America's top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America's Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a "research heavyweight". Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeinAmerica
UC Clermont College is located in the center of Clermont County on 91 beautiful wooded acres in Batavia Township. Opened in 1972, Clermont College is an accredited, open-access college offering more than 50 associate degrees and certificate programs and a baccalaureate degree.
UC Clermont College is looking for an Academic Tutor for the Upward Bound Program. This position will report to the Program Coordinator of Upward Bound and will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all other activities.
Upward Bound - Academic Tutor Job Description: Under general supervision from the Program Coordinator, work with students in selected Clermont and Brown County high schools, during school hours, to provide high-quality academic tutoring services, which may include instruction in: reading, writing, study skills, mathematics, science and other subjects, to assist participants in completing academically rigorous secondary school coursework, being promoted to the next grade level and high school graduation.
Assess participants' academic need
Provide basic skills instruction and tutoring to participants
Evaluate student progress
Coordinate services with Upward Bound Staff
Keep detailed records of services provided
Submit progress and summary reports to Director
Participate in staff meetings
Perform other related duties based on departmental need
Submit progress and summary reports to Program Coordinator.
Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in a related field; At least one year of tutoring and/or teaching experience; Valid driver's license.
This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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Internal Number: 25941-en_US
About University of Cincinnati
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.