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2018-03-302038-01-18

Peer Mentors (Upward Bound)

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73107
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

 

Job Function:

The Peer Mentor position will provide supervision to the Upward Bound participants during the Summer Instructional Component.  Main duties will include the encouragement of participants, assist where needed inside the classroom or office, and serve as positive mentor to the students  

 

Pay Rate: 

$8.50 to $10.00 hourly 

 

 

Essential Job Functions: 

1.Assist participants in achieving success in high school and post-secondary.

2.Be a mentor and role model for participants.

3.Supervise or assist with student activities in the classroom, lab, events and field trips.

4.Assist with other duties as assigned by the director.

5.Maintain a positive learning environment using guidelines set forth in the UB Staff and Student Handbook.

6.Observe and comply with state law, OSU-OKC policy and procedures and guidelines set forth in the UB Staff and Student Handbook.

7.Attends training and professional development as required.

8.Complies with all State and University policies.

9.Performs other duties as assigned.

 

The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.



 


Requirements

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Education:

Currently enrolled at an institution of post-secondary education with or

Completion of an associates or bachelor’s degree from an accredited university

Proof of enrollment at post-secondary education or transcript will be required

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Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Possess discipline-specific knowledge in either Math, Science, English, or Latin

Has the ability and experience in working with first-generation, low- income, 13 to 19-year-old students.

Possess the ability to work with and motivate low-income/first generation students aged 13 to 19 years’ old

Evidences a history of demonstrating ethical and professional behavior

The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.


Certifications &/or Licenses

Current Oklahoma Driver’s License 


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Working Conditions:

 

  • Evening and weekend hours may be required.
  • Some events may require to be outside for an extended amount of time during the summer


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Physical Requirements:

 

  • Ability to participate in student activities and trips off campus
  • Duties require extended periods of sitting, walking, talking and listening.
  • Requires lifting up to 30 pounds (if an object weighs more than 45 pounds, OSU-Oklahoma City requires this to be a two person lift.)


 

The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those required by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.

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Apply online at http://jobs.okstate.edu. For further assistance or information, call 945-3206.

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