Student Tutors (up to 3 postions available) - Math Help Centre - Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Competition Number: 
121S15
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Date of Posting: 
September 23, 2015
Department: 
Math Help Centre - Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Position: 
Student Tutors (up to 3 positions available)
Hours of Work: 

5 – 10 hours per week

Salary: 
$13.76 per hour (vacation pay included)
Term: 

September 2015 to April 2016

The Math Help Centre is seeking up to three (3) student assistants.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Student tutors are required to provide assistance to students in any 1st and 2nd year Mathematics and Statistics courses.
• Providing drop-in tutoring services, assisting with help sessions organized by the Facilitator, and developing study materials for the associated courses under the guidance of the Facilitator.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Preference will be given to third or fourth-year Math majors who possess the knowledge of the topics covered in UPEI's 1st and 2nd year Mathematics and Statistics courses.
• Experience in tutoring mathematics, working with students, and use of technology (eg., Maple ®) are desirable assets.

Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.
 

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list, to be received no later than the closing date, via the link below. You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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