TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) Math Tutor

About the University of Providence

The University of Providence is a four-year, private, Catholic liberal arts university with a main campus located in Great Falls, Montana offering both face-to-face and online programs. The University is committed to its mission of preparing students for living and making a living. Founded by the Sisters of Providence, the University is a ministry of Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) and continues to create academic programs to address current and future workforce needs for the healthcare system and industry. Shared values of respect, compassion, justice, excellence, and stewardship shape the missions of both the University and PSJH.

 

Position Summary

This position is responsible for providing tutoring to UP students in Mathematics.  This requires offering assistance with developing study strategies, working with the tutee to develop a tutoring plan that fits the student’s individual needs, preparing tutoring sessions to ensure the tutee’s academic development, assessing the tutee’s progress throughout tutoring sessions, participating in tutor training and development sessions, along with portraying TRIO Student Support Services in a professional and dignified manner. The position also requires close work with instructors in the content areas tutored.

 

Responsibilities

  • Interact effectively with administration, staff, peers, faculty, students, and the public in a professional, courteous manner
  • Handle high activity with professionalism
  • Organize individual duties that must be accomplished

 

Essential Position Competencies and Requirements

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics
  • Demonstrate knowledge and competence in the subject matter

 

Experience

  • Knowledge and understanding of math subjects including the areas of algebra, statistics, calculus, and discrete mathematics.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are required.
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision, and excellent time management skills are required.

 

 

Position Details

This position is temporary through April 2021.

Position Type: Staff

Wages: $10.00 per hour

FTE: 0.40 – hours may vary; up to 15 hours per week

FLSA: Non-Exempt, Non-Benefits Eligible

Location: University of Providence Campus

 

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, UP application, and three professional references to hr.up@uprovidence.edu.

AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COVERED BY THE MONTANA VETERANS’ AND HANDICAPPED PERSONS’ EMPLOYMENT PREFERENCE ACT

 

Employment Application (PDF)

 

The University of Providence is a Catholic, student-centered, mission-focused university. For more information, please contact Human Resources at 406.791.5976.