Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Upward Bound Tutor/Counselor Positions Available

Frostburg State University’s Upward Bound Program is Seeking Tutor/Counselors For Federally-Funded, Six-Week Summer Residential Education Program Designed To Encourage & Motivate Qualified Disadvantaged High School Students To Pursue Post-Secondary Education & To Develop Skills & Attitudes Essential For Success Beyond High School. Available June 12 - July 29, 2016 (tentative dates) And Includes One Week Of Training. Salary: $2,000 Plus Room & Board.

Positions Will Serve As Residence Hall Small-Group Supervisors & Tutors In Various Academic Areas; Chaperone Field Trips; Conduct Recreational Activities; Assist Classroom Instructors; Conduct Small Group Tutoring/Study Sessions; Enforce Safe, Positive & Productive Residence Hall Living Environment.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: One Year Undergraduate Experience; Excellent Interpersonal & Communication Skills; Ability To Relate To Diverse University Population; & Evidence Of Successful Academic Performance.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience As Camp Counselor; Supervising Students In Residential Setting; Teaching & Tutoring In Math, Science, Writing or Foreign Language; & Experience Working W/Disadvantaged Youth. Individuals That Have Succeeded In Overcoming Barriers Similar To Those Confronting The FSU Upward Bound Students Are Encouraged To Apply.

Direct Position & Employment Inquiries To Upward Bound (301) 687-4994 OR esteele@frostburg.edu. Applicant Review Will Begin Immediately – Deadline To Apply Is March 1, 2016. Send Letter Of Application Addressing Interest And Qualifications; Resume; Copy Of Transcripts; & Names, Addresses, & Telephone Numbers Of Three Professional References To: Frostburg State University, ATTN: Tutor/Counselor Position, Upward Bound Program, 101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD 21532 Or Email esteele@frostburg.edu. All Applicants Will Be Sent A Pre-Employment Questionnaire After Letter, Resume, Transcripts & References Are Received As Part Of The Submission Process, To Be Completed & Returned.

For More Information About The FSU Upward Bound Program, Visit Our Website at www.frostburg.edu/UpwardBound