High School Tutor - Upward Bound Program

Posting Details


Posting Number S01658P


Working Title High School Tutor - Upward Bound Program
Posting Category Staff
Position Number PR2410
Assigned Organizational Area University
FLSA Nonexempt
Benefit Status No Benefits
Pay Grade 1
Months Per Year 10
Hours Per Year 900
If Temporary, Date of Expiration 06/03/2017
Proposed Start Date 09/04/2017


Department School of Education Dean Office - 2410
Advertised Location UD Main



High School Tutors needed for the Upward Bound Program. Grant funded position. Subjects include Math, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, ACT/SAT Prep, College readiness. This position also requires a driver’s license and vehicle to travel to Dayton Public High Schools. Mileage reimbursement.

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

A minimum of 60 hours of coursework on the undergraduate level (Junior or Senior classification) completed with coursework in tutor subject area.

Preferred Qualifications

*Previous volunteer/work experience with high school students.
*Previous experience in an urban school setting.
*Previous experience with a TRIO/Upward Bound Program.

Work Hours

Mondays 3:00-4:30pm
Tuesdays 3:00-4:30pm
Wednesdays 4:00-5:30pm
Some Saturdays

Number of Positions Available 3
Proposed Posting Date 08/03/2016
Application Review Date 08/16/2016
Proposed Closing Date
Open until filled?
Special Instructions to Applicants

In your cover letter, please indicate which subject areas you are able to tutor, and your level of proficiency in those areas (i.e. 9th grade Math/Algebra I, 12th grade Language Arts/writing).

Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What subject area(s) are you able to tutor?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * What experiences have you had in tutoring high school students?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What experiences have you had that would make you successful in tutoring students in a urban high school setting?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. List of References
Optional Documents

    If you have questions, please email Studentemployment@udayton.edu for Student positions and employment@udayton.edu for Staff/Faculty positions.