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The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College is one of the largest regional colleges in Ohio, located in Blue Ash, Ohio with an enrollment of approximately 5100 students. UC Blue Ash College invites applications for an Academic Tutor position at 80% FTE for the Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science Department. The Academic Tutor assists students in mathematics, physics, and statistics coursework ranging from developmental to sophomore level courses. The primary role of the Tutor is to provide individualized one-on-one tutoring or offer small group tutoring sessions. This position requires commitment to excellence in undergraduate learning and teaching with a diverse student population in an open-access college.
Provide one-on-one and small group tutoring.
Guide students who need additional help with designated subject area classwork.
Collaborate with faculty to provide supplemental instruction to students seeking assistance.
Help students develop study plans and strategies.
May evaluate academic progress of students.
May compile reports on student performance.
Able to sit at length with students and in close proximity.
Communicate frequently in verbal and written forms.
Perform related duties based on departmental need. This job description can be changed at any time.
Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline.
One (1) year of teaching or tutoring related to the specified field(s).
Additional Qualifications Considered
Master's degree in Mathematics, Physics, Statistics or a related field.
Prefer tutor with experience teaching Mathematics, Physics, and/or Statistics courses.
Demonstrated experience as an active team member.
Experience with technology (for example Excel) and computer science/IT is beneficial but is not required.
Working hours may include mornings after 8:00 a.m., afternoons, and early evening (on two or three days a week) and possible weekend hours. Average weekly hours will be greater during the Fall and Spring semesters (approx. 40 hrs/wk) and reduced during the Summer semester (approx. 20 hrs/wk). All hours will be in the William R. Deane Math Lab at the Blue Ash Campus.
Physical Requirements/Work Environment
Office environment/no specific unusual physical or environmental demands.
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) - Often
Applicants must apply online. Applicants must electronically submit:
A list of at least three (3) references.
An official transcript will be required if you are selected for this position.
Position will remain open until filled.
Compensation and Benefits
UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and FTE.
Competitive salary range dependent on the candidate's experience.
Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.
Flexible spending accounts and an award-winning employee wellness program, plus an employee assistance program.
Financial security via our life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, annual holidays, and winter season days in addition to paid parental leave.
Tuition remission is available for employees and their eligible dependents.
Enjoy discounts for on and off-campus activities and services.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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