Academic Tutor - Upward Bound

Location
Chicago
Posted
Feb 08, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Summary: The Upward Bound Academic Tutor provides academic assistance to project participants, monitors participant progress in the targeted subject area, and supports active and independent learning. Academic Tutors will work at the partner high school(s) and reports to the Upward Bound Assistant Director. Employee is expected to cover their own transportation costs to and from the school site. #CB

Minimum Qualifications: At least 10 credit hours in a related or relevant field.

Job Type: Part-Time

Working Hours:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Bachelor's degree in one of the target subject areas or have taken at least 10 credit hours in a related or relevant field. A minimum of 1 year of experience in working in education or human services with youth from diverse backgrounds. Excellent organizational, communication, interpersonal skills and attention to detail. Ability to exercise considerable judgment and discretion in establishing and maintaining good working relationships. Ability to demonstrate a commitment to excellence by embodying Roosevelt's core values, mission, and vision in every aspect of the role working with students, faculty, staff and visitors. A positive and professional demeanor is a must. Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel and Outlook.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree

Roosevelt University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes women, LGBTQ, disabled, veterans, international and minority-classified individuals as applicants for all positions.