The Center for Learning Resources (CLR) at the University of New Haven is searching for a professional tutor of mathematics and physics. The qualified candidate will hold a master’s degree or higher in one of the aforementioned subjects and possess university-level teaching experience. This position requires that you be on site at the University’s West Haven, Connecticut location.
The applicant must be able to effectively tutor up to calculus III and through 2000-level physics. Duties will include tutoring primarily undergraduate students in the areas of math and physics, typically on the 1000- and 2000-levels. The applicant should be comfortable tutoring students individually and in small groups and recording data from those sessions. Tutors may be asked to prepare and present workshops during their scheduled shifts, preview new software, and help create in-house resources for the CLR. As part of their contract, tutors are required to attend staff meetings, including a preterm meeting, utilize reporting software, and address departmental goals during work periods when they are not engaged in tutoring.
The position is renewable on a 15-week, contractual basis. The starting salary is $25.00/hour with an increase to $32.00/hour after three years in this position, which requires an average commitment of 8- 12 hours per week. Available hours range from 9:30 AM to 10:00 PM weekdays and partial days Friday and Sunday. The availability to work one weekend and one weeknight until 10:00 PM or two weeknight shifts until 10:00 PM is required. The tutoring positions are part-time and are not eligible for University benefits, relocation expenses, or visa sponsoring. An in-person interview, without travel expenses, is required. The interview requires applicants to demonstrate a working knowledge of the subject(s) under consideration without the aid of a calculator, notes, or texts in order to mirror conditions under which some faculty expect their students to work.
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and CV as soon as possible to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please reference Search #19-TutorsMath&Physics in the subject line of the email to help ensure proper delivery. The starting date for this position is January 2019.
Internal Number: # 19-Tutors Math&Physics
About University of New Haven
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities.The University enrolls approximately 6,800 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 5,000 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, and Tagliatela College of Engineering, UNH offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 500 study abroad programs worldwide and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.