Educational Adviser/Math Tutor

Ohio, United States
02 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
02 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Academic Success Center (ASC) at Clermont College provides centralized academic support for University of Cincinnati Clermont College students. The ASC also provides campus-wide leadership supporting innovative and evidence-based programming to increase student success.  This position supports the Director of the ASC in delivering mathematics and statistics support to UC Clermont students with a focus on students enrolled in developmental courses.

Primary responsibilities

  • Provide remedial instruction and guidance to students to improve their academic performance in mathematics/statistics including but not limited to students enrolled in developmental coursework.
  • Facilitate the development of instructional support resources, workshops, and study tables designed to address the needs of students in the area of mathematics/statistics including but not limited to students enrolled in developmental coursework.
  • Motivate and support students enrolled in mathematics and statistics courses across the college
  • Assist with assessing the effectiveness of tutoring services including but not limited to the content areas of mathematics and statistics.

Major Duties

  • Foster an inclusive learning environment
  • Create a positive learning environment for students who struggle with mathematics and statistics
  • Tutor students in mathematics and statistics as needed including tutoring online when necessary.
  • Establish and maintain a professional and supportive rapport with staff and students
  • Serve as a mentor for math learners and for math peer tutors
  • Document work with students and math tutors
  • Assist in the ongoing development of a math tutoring program.
  • Supervise, schedule, and train math peer tutors
  • Represent the university and the ASC in a positive manner and serve as a liaison for the ASC with the math faculty and other internal and external agents for the university and abroad (e.g. advising, accessibility, regional associations and conferences).
  • Other related duties as assigned and necessitated by ASC outreach.

Skills and Attributes:  

The Educational Adviser must possess the following skills and attributes:  Student centered with a strong work ethic; adaptable in dynamic learning environments; knowledge of technology and software as required by the content area and knowledge of university policies and processes; proper knowledge of course materials.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree with one year experience; or Associate’s’ degree with three years experience; OR five years experience.  Experience must be in educational advising and /or working with disadvantaged children in an educational setting.

Ideal Qualifications:  

Master’s degree in education with experience teaching post-secondary students in math and statistics.  Experience with supervising and scheduling.  Good organization and communication skills.

Application Process: 

Create your Applicant Profile and upload your CV/Resume along with a list of three (3) references.  Officially apply to Requisition # 37343 and under the Application upload your Cover Letter.

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 / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.