Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis - IUPUI
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana,
Internal Number: 298161
FAMILIES, SCHOOLS & NEIGHBORHO (IN-FSNE-IUINA)
The IUPUI Office of Community Engagement (OCE), Family School and Neighborhood ( FSNE), is the IU Student Success Corps ( IU SSC) program management unit responsible for tutoring and mentoring, college and career readiness for K-12 students in Marion County and statewide. The IU SSC Student Recovery Grant is funded by the Indiana Department of Education and is managed by the staff of OCE/FSNE.
The IU Student Success Corps program is hiring individuals who want to support the academic and social-emotional growth of kindergarten to 12 th grade (K-12) students by serving as a tutor and mentor. This part-time position requires travel to schools and community centers in Marion County for in-person student support. Schedules are set each semester and based off applicant availability, which must be between 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide both academic and socio-emotional support to K-12 students
Build effective and caring relationships with K-12 students as well as school staff
Assess students' needs through observation, engagement, and attention to detail
Input and track data within data management system on each tutoring/mentoring session
Maintain confidentiality to student information and data
Professionalism is required
Attend monthly scheduled professional development sessions
Respond to e-mails and other communications promptly
And other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION / WORK EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree and experience in K-12 education
Prior K-12 education experience,including, but not limited to, tutoring/mentoring experience
Able to work collaboratively with students and staff of diverse cultures and backgrounds
Able to work a set schedule each week between hours indicated in job description
Commit to at least one(1) K-12 semester in this position
Must be patient, empathetic, and willing to use evidenced based tutoring/mentoring strategies
Capable of cataloging notes from tutoring/mentoring sessions
Must be able to communicate effectively with supervisors and school staff
Skilled in problem solving and communication ( verbal and written)
Able to establish and maintain excellent working relationships with students, families and fellow IU SSC colleagues
Prior or current knowledge of and experience with urban school setting, social services, youth development or community development.
Working Conditions / Demands
Part-time position requires travel to schools and community centers.
Assigned School or Community Center.
Schedules are set each semester and based off applicant availability, which must be between 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis - IUPUI
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.