Pool - Temporary Academic Tutors - 9972BR

Pool - Temporary Academic Tutors

Department: 
Achievement & Assessment Inst
Location/Division: 
Kansas City, KS
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
U-Unclassified Professional Staff

Position Overview

The Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs or GEAR UP program is seeking Academic Tutors to work with seniors at F.L. Schlagle, J.C. Harmon, Sumner Academy and Washington High Schools in the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools. Tutors will work with students in core academic areas during class time and afterschool. Work is temporary and the position is not eligible for benefits. The successful applicant will have the ability to work with minimum supervision and must have a strong background in one or more of the following: Mathematics (Algebra I, Algebra II, and Geometry), Science (Biology and Chemistry), and English Language Arts.

Job Description

90% Tutoring, providing academic and homework assistance to students.

5% Attend training on The Strategic Tutoring Strategy and KCKPS volunteer training.

5% Preparing Academic Progress Reports.

Required Qualifications

  1. Currently attending college or have an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Education or related fields.
  2. Exemplary written and oral communication skills as evidenced by the application materials and interview.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Teacher Certification
  2. Teach in KCKPS at Target Schools
  3. College Access Experience
  4. STEM Background
  5. Tutoring Experience
  6. Fluent in Spanish

Additional Candidate Instructions

Please submit a resume or CV, cover letter, name and contact information for 3 professional references in addition to the online application.

In your cover letter please indicate any tutoring experience you have had and in what content area.

Review of applications will begin on September 18, 2017, and will continue as needed to collect a pool of qualified applicants.

Contact Information to Applicants

Lisa Henderson
lhenderson@Ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

Begins at $15.00 / hour

Application Review Begins

18-Sep-2017

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
9972BR
Department:
Achievement & Assessment Inst
Location/Division:
Kansas City, KS
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
U-Unclassified Professional Staff
Application Review Begins:
18-Sep-2017
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