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Job ID: 138571

Stem Tutor
University of San Francisco

Date Posted Feb. 13, 2020
Title Stem Tutor
University University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Educational Services

Job Title:
Stem Tutor

Job Summary:
The USF College Access Programs - ETS is a U.S. Department of Education funded program. The goal of ETS is to increase the number of low-income, first generation, middle school and high school students to complete high school, enroll into and complete postsecondary education. The program provides academic, career, and financial aid advising to participants and disseminates information on the college preparation process. Participants receive guidance in high school course selection, the college application/financial aid process and opportunities such as visits to local colleges.

The STEM Tutor provides individual and/or small group tutorials to middle school school students during school hours (8am-3pm), 2-3 times/week. Pre-algebra & Algebra are the subjects that will be tutored.

Tutors provide academic support at Visitacion Valley Middle School.. Tutors provide academic support in an engaging manner.

Full Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide academic assistance to middle school students during school day.
  • Provide individual and group tutoring in Math (Pre-algebra, Algebra).
  • Provide assistance to students in study skills development, learning strategies, organizational skills, and time management.
  • Share college knowledge with students regarding postsecondary education; assist students in researching career and college options, as time permits.
  • Maintain records and reports on tutorial contacts and participant progress.
  • Attend scheduled training sessions and staff meetings
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Position Qualifications:
  • Good academic standing in subject areas to be tutored.
  • Experience and knowledge of study techniques and learning strategies.
  • Experience working with students in educational setting, prior experience tutoring/mentoring students from diverse backgrounds.
  • Bilingual Spanish/English and culturally competent with underserved communities preferred*
  • Successfully pass background check required

Behavioral Skills
  • Superior written and oral communications skills
  • High standards of ethics and accountability
  • Outstanding interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Focused, organized, high energy, sets and meets deadlines
  • Dedicated to the concept of promoting equal opportunity for under-represented students
  • Have desire, ability and passion to work with students and make a difference in their educational opportunities.

Working Conditions:
  • Ability to travel to school site: Visitacion Valley MS (1971 Visitacion Ave, San Francisco, CA 94134)
  • Part Time Position

Part time

Pay Rate:

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The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the worlds most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a students passion for social justice and a desire to Change the World From Here. For more information, visit


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