Colorado School of Mines
June 12, 2023
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Apply now Job no: 496266 Work type: Administrative Faculty Temporary Location: Golden, CO Categories: Admissions/Financial Aid, Academic Affairs, Academic Advising/Support

Position Title

TRIO Upward Bound Math and Science Tutor The Opportunity

Tutors play a critical role in the Upward Bound Math and Science program. They are one of the primary contacts for our high school participants and work with them to prepare them for college and excel in their current courses. Tutors spend up to five days a week in Alameda High School, assisting students in various high school subjects, especially math and science. Tutors are responsible for providing individual and group tutorial sessions. They work to reinforce classroom instruction, encourage academic progress and maintain an atmosphere conducive to learning. The typical work schedule is Monday-Friday. In addition, tutors will be required to attend a staff meetings. Upward Bound also offers individualized tutoring sessions at other times that best meet our participant needs (some weekends, mornings and evenings).


  • Tutoring one-on-one and in groups in mathematics or the sciences.
  • Logging participant information and data related to tutoring sessions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Sophomore, Junior or Senior standing in college
  • 3.0 GPA in subject matter tutoring
  • Sensitivity to challenges faced by students from low-income, first- generation, minority and diverse backgrounds
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 6 months experience working directly with TRIO program
  • One-year experience tutoring at-risk students
  • Preference for STEM majors
  • Previous tutoring experience
  • Bilingual – Spanish and English
  • About Mines & Golden, CO

    Mines is consistently ranked among the top engineering colleges in the United States and ranks number one as the best public school in the state for best value colleges. Mines is located in the heart of Golden, Colorado, a western suburb of Denver. The campus location offers a small-town ambiance with close proximity to all that the Denver metropolitan area has to offer with an abundance of cultural events, museums, theaters and sporting venues. A sunny, high-altitude climate with outstanding outdoor recreation opportunities make the Denver area an ideal place to live, work and play. We seek individuals who value a diverse and inclusive community – offering different perspectives, experiences, and cultures that enrich the educational and work experience.

    Equal Opportunity

    Colorado School of Mines is committed to equal opportunity for all persons. Mines does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), ancestry, creed, marital status, race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or current military service. Further, Mines does not retaliate against community members for filing complaints regarding or implicating any of these protected statuses.

    Mines' commitment to nondiscrimination, affirmative action, equal opportunity and equal access is reflected in the administration of its policies, procedures, programs and activities and in its efforts to achieve a diverse student body and workforce.

    Through its policies, procedures and resources, Mines complies with federal law, Colorado state law, administrative regulations, executive orders and other legal requirements to prevent discrimination (including harassment or retaliation) within the Mines campus community and to address potential allegations of inequity or concerns for safety.

    Pay Range

    $14.33/hour as established by the grant

    How to Apply

    Applicants will be asked to complete an online application (personal information, demographic information, references, veteran status) and upload a resume and cover letter (required).

    Contact us with any questions at [email protected]

    Background Investigation Required Yes

    Advertised: May 5, 2023 Mountain Daylight Time Applications close:

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