Student Tutors - Financial Aid Office

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Classification:Student Assistant C
Grade:Student C
Work type:Student Employee
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:UAF Student Services
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Education/Instructional, Other, Student Affairs/Services

Position Summary:

Serve as a reading and/or mathematics tutor for children who are preschool age or are in elementary school (grade K-7) or perform family literacy activities in a family literacy project that provides services to families with preschool age children or elementary school children. This type of employment allows students to help children develop reading or mathematics skills necessary for their education and future employment. The student will work with a high degree of independence after initial instructions. Must use discretion and maintain confidentiality regarding school matters, and posses the ability to master a variety of complex issues as well as working with a variety of personalities. Applicants must have transportation, as position is located off campus in the community.

Duties:

100Serve as a reading and/or mathematics tutor for children who are preschool age or in elementary school (grade K-7) or perform family literacy activities in a family literacy project that provides services to families with preschool age children or elementary school children. This type of employment allows students to help children develop reading and mathematics skills necessary for their education and future employment. The student will work with a high degree of independence after initial instruction. Student will work under the direction of the Financial Aid Office and the teachers and principals at the school.Essential

 

Additional position details

Students majoring in English, Mathematics or Education are preferred.

Applicant Instructions

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and names and contact information (email and phone number) for three (3) professional references.

Education and/or training required for this position (including licenses)

Previous tutoring experience in English, reading or mathematics is desired.

Type and length of experience required for this position

A mandatory background check will be required due to working with

pre-school and elementary school age children.

Transportation to local elementary schools is needed.

Knowledge, skills and abilities required for this position

Student must be eligible for Federal Work-Study (apply via the FAFSA)

Strong knowledge in English, reading and/or mathematics.

 

This is a Student Assistant C; minimum starting pay $10.50.

 

Background Check:

The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

At-Will:

Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they

hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at:

http://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/policy/04.07.010/

Tobacco-Free Campus:

UAF Campus is a tobacco free campus. For more information, please go to: http://www.uaf.edu/tobaccofreecampus/

Notice of Nondiscrimination:

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available at www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination

 

If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact UAF Office of Human Resources at 907-474-7700.



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