University of Utah Tutor in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 01/30/2017

Requisition Number PRN06526N

Job Title Tutor

Working Title Tutor Work-Study

Job Grade UGR

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Care Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? Yes

Standard Hours per Week 19

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Must be available Monday through Friday between 8:00am and 6:00pm

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00292 - TRiO

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $7.25 to 12.93

Close Date

NOTE: May close at anytime.

Job Summary

Tutor in the areas of Math (all levels), Statistics, Writing, Science (Chemistry, Biology, Anatomy, Physics), 1000 and 2000 level General Education.

Provide individual and small group tutoring to students. Assist students in improving academic achievement by meeting with them on a regular basis to identify learning challenges and improving study skills.

Other assistance may include: reviewing class material, discussing the text, preparing for tests, formulating ideas for papers, and working on solutions to help improve academic skills and abilities.

Tutoring is a supplement to classroom teaching.


Assists students in understanding class material. Proof and Edit papers.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma, or equivalency; demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills are required. Must be upper classman status – sophomore or above.

The incumbent will be required to pass a Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Background check

This job posting is only available to University of Utah students who have been awarded a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year. Please login toCISand go to the Finance/Financial Aid section to view your Financial Aid Status. If you have not received a Federal Work-Study Award, then do not complete and submit this application. Before hire, this employer will confirm that you have received a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


Be patient, able to work with a diverse population, male and female students and be able to tutor more than one student at a time.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.