Utah State University

Math Tutor - Southwest Region

City Nephi
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/19/2021 12:43 PM)
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Job Locations
US-UT-Nephi | US-UT-Ephraim | US-UT-Delta | US-UT-Cedar City | US-UT-Beaver | US-UT-Bicknell | US-UT-Junction | US-UT-Kanab | US-UT-Panguitch | US-UT-Richfield | US-UT-St. George...
Category (Portal Searching)
Student Programs & Services
Position Type
Non-benefited (hourly) Part-Time
Job Classification
Percent of Time or Hours per Week
0-20 hours per week
Statewide Campuses
Statewide Campuses-Southwest
Advertised Salary
$16.00 per hour


This is a part-time, non-benefited, ACA variable position. This individual will provide math tutoring to students with math learning challenges. Tutoring will be mainly for, but not limited to, MATH 0990, MATH 0995, MATH 1050, MATH 1051, and STAT 1040/1045.


The position is located within the USU Southwest Region (in or near the communities of Beaver, Bicknell, Cedar City, Delta, Ephraim, Junction, Kanab, Nephi, Panguitch, Richfield, and St. George).


This individual will plan for and conduct scheduled appointments to help students understand and complete their math coursework successfully. To accomplish this, the math tutor will assist students in:

  • Gaining an understanding of math concepts, formulas, and equations, and developing the skills to find answers for themselves.
  • Understanding and completing homework assignments correctly.
  • Reviewing and preparing for exams.

This person will create a comfortable, respectful learning environment during sessions, promoting active learning.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have successfully completed college math courses and be able to demonstrate proficiency at that level.
  • Must be able to provide multiple methods of assistance to meet individual student needs.
  • Must demonstrate professionalism be personable, and possess good communication skills.
  • Must be independent, dependable and punctual.
  • Must exhibit patience in assisting students.
  • Must understand and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to adapt to changing conditions or work assignments.
  • Excellent interpersonal abilities.
  • Cultural sensitivity and an ability to build rapport with a diverse workforce in multicultural settings.
  • Productive worker with solid work ethic.
  • Self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision.
  • Willingness to learn new skills or techniques.

Required Documents

Along with the online application, please attach:

  1. Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Resume/CV”
  2. College transcrips to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate Profile under “Documents 1-5”
  3. Cover letter to be typed/pasted at the end of your application

**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

Advertised Salary

$16.00 per hour


Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.

College/Department Highlights

The USU Southwest Statewide Centers includes 11 locations. Our #1 goal in the Southwest Statewide Centers is to provide excellent personalized service to each of our students to ensure their success.

University Highlights

Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 27,700 students (24,660 undergraduates and 3,040 graduate students) on the Logan main campus. Utah State’s statewide system features eight campuses and 23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with Extension programs. USU offers 114 undergraduate majors, 132 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found here.


A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.


The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region.


Notice of Non-discrimination

In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USU’s non-discrimination policies:


Executive Director of the Office of Equity discrimination@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266

Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, titleix@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266.

For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visit https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov

U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695, OCR.Denver@ed.gov


USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.


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