UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL MISSOURI TRIO Tutor in Warrensburg, Missouri

The University of Central Missouri is an equal employment opportunity employerUniversity of Central MissouriRequisition NumberS99167Working TitleTRIO TutorDepartment250210-Funded Program ServicesPay Rate9.25Position NumberS99167Starting Date:12/04/2018Posting Date12/04/2018Closing Date01/18/2019Position PurposeTRIO Tutor Job DutiesAssist TRIO participants in assigned college subjects and/or courses. Duties may include some or all of the listed tasks (to be assigned by the Coordinator):A. tutor individually and/or in small groupsi. review/explain course and subject conceptsii. assist student with completion of course assignmentsiii. provide information about specific courses/instructors from personal experienceiv. model appropriate scholarly behaviors and attitudesB. teach and demonstrate study skills, applying them to tutored subjectsC. mentor high-risk students to promote academic success and retention in the TRIO program and at UCMD. facilitate and lead study groupsE. assist in advertising/promoting tutoring services to TRIO-eligible studentsF. assist students in TRIO lab with non-academic concernsG. attend meetings and trainingH. other duties as assigned by the Retention Specialist and/or Director.Minimum QualificationsOverall GPA: 3.0Course Hours (for subject tutored): 9 undergraduate credit hours at UCM in subject area with 3.0 Major GPAAbility to communicate effectively with students of various backgrounds and abilitiesInterview by TRIO-SSS Director and Retention SpecialistEducation and Formal TrainingHigh school diploma or equivalentComputer SkillsWord-Processing, Spreadsheet, PresentationExperienceCharacteristics of Successful ApplicantsOur tutors provide college knowledge and encouragement as well as subject knowledge. TRIO-SSS tutors are model students who can guide learners toward understanding through questioning and direction. Tutors should possess appropriate attitudes toward and ability to work with students who have a learning disability, a physical disability, or other characteristics that may impact or complicate learning. In addition, by sharing their familiarity with UCM courses and knowledge about UCM instructors, our tutors equip TRIO students with the capacity to conquer difficult material, become confident scholars, and satisfactorily complete courses.Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Leadership skills: organization/meeting facilitation/project leadership, Management and/or administration skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentialitySupplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Required DocumentsRequired DocumentsOptional DocumentsCover LetterReferencesTranscriptsResumeApply Here:http://www.Click2Apply.net/kqhfp9kpqny338knPI106654406