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STUDENT EMPLOYMENT - SAT Prep Instructors

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About Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private research university, with over 14,000 full-time undergraduate and over 4,000 full¬time graduate students representing the 50 states and 124 foreign countries. Founded in 1870, it is home to 11 schools and colleges offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Human Services and Health Professions, Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts. Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000 and offers many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, a symphony orchestra, professional regional theater, and numerous malls and movie theaters. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites and wineries along the Finger Lakes to biking trails along the Erie Canal. According to the latest edition of the Places Rated Almanac, Syracuse ranks in the top 10% of Best Places to Live.

EEOC

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans

Syracuse University has a long history of veteran support through education, transition, and hiring. Syracuse University was ranked #1 in New York State and 17th in the nation at the end of 1947 in veteran enrollment as a result of participating in the Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 - the original GI Bill. Today, SU is strongly committed to the Yellow Ribbon Program which is a provision of the Post 9/11 GI Bill to assist in tuition educational benefits and other support. In addition, SU provides a career path for veterans to become Syracuse University employees.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job # ST000801
Employer Syracuse University
Department Code N/A
Department Education - Say Yes to Education
Semester Full Year
Geographic Location Within 1 mile
Workstudy Type On-Campus Workstudy and Non-Workstudy
Type of Students Accepted for this Position Any
Job Title STUDENT EMPLOYMENT - SAT Prep Instructors
Location Syracuse City Schools
Hourly Rate 23.00 per hour
FLSA Status Non-exempt
Hours

Various (see description)

Job Type STUDENT EMPLOYMENT
Campus Syracuse, NY
Job Description

Syracuse Say Yes to Education invites applications for an SAT Instructor position. SAT Instructors will work in our Saturday program. Instructors will be responsible for planning and leading hour-long SAT prep classes in the subject areas of Math, Critical Reading and Critical Writing for high school students and directing university tutors as support staff during each session. Candidates should have experience teaching SAT test strategies and content to high school students.

This position is part-time, Saturday mornings, beginning at 8:30am. Prior experience working/planning lessons for high school students, subject matter experience and expertise required. Knowledge and prior use of College Board’s SAT Study Guide book is beneficial.
Requirements/ Expectations

Instructors must:
- Commit to 6-10 hours of work per week
- Attend all required orientation session(s) prior to starting position
- Be available to work all shifts unless otherwise discussed with Say Yes staff
- Cannot have more than 1 unexcused shift, otherwise, job will be terminated
- May be required to get fingerprinted and pass background screening process
- Act and dress professionally, t-shirts will be provided and must be worn while representing Syracuse University and Say Yes to Education
- Maintain regular communication with Graduate Assistants through email
- Maintain regular, weekly timesheets and submit them to GA’s and Say Yes office by 12pm on Wednesdays via email or drop-off

Responsibilities

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Required Qualifications

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Job Specific Qualifications
Physical Requirements
Tools/Equipment
Job Posting Date 09/01/2017
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Priority Consideration
Job Category STUDENT EMPLOYMENT
Message to Applicants

About Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private research university, with over 14,000 full-time undergraduate and over 4,000 full¬time graduate students representing the 50 states and 124 foreign countries. Founded in 1870, it is home to 11 schools and colleges offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Human Services and Health Professions, Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts. Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000 and offers many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, a symphony orchestra, professional regional theater, and numerous malls and movie theaters. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites and wineries along the Finger Lakes to biking trails along the Erie Canal. According to the latest edition of the Places Rated Almanac, Syracuse ranks in the top 10% of Best Places to Live.

EEOC

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans

Syracuse University has a long history of veteran support through education, transition, and hiring. Syracuse University was ranked #1 in New York State and 17th in the nation at the end of 1947 in veteran enrollment as a result of participating in the Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 – the original GI Bill. Today, SU is strongly committed to the Yellow Ribbon Program which is a provision of the Post 9/11 GI Bill to assist in tuition educational benefits and other support. In addition, SU provides a career path for veterans to become Syracuse University employees.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Reference List

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * At the time of employment, will you be an active SU or SUNY-ESF student enrolled in at least six (6) credits?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I Don't Know