Partnership with USU Teacher Education and Leadership Department
and Cache County School District.
GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate
Programs) is a federally funded grant program. Its goal is to
increase college awareness for low-income students and their
families and to help students develop the skills and preparation
necessary to pursue education after high school. GEAR UP works
collaboratively with schools, parents and community organizations
to help students build the knowledge, skills and confidence needed
to prepare for college. GEAR UP provides staff and funding
resources in a comprehensive program that:
+ Helps students with academic, social and life skills
+ Reaches out to parents with college knowledge and awareness
+ Builds community partnerships
ACA Variable Hours.
US Work Authorization is required.
Criminal Background check is required as a condition of
Note: Employment is grant-funded and may end at any time.
+ Work assignments to be performed both online and in-person
(provided circumstances permit).
+ Must be able to provide own transportation to assigned
+ Must be able to meet with students at school and at other
locations, as needed, during normal working hours, and,
occasionally, on evenings. May be required to travel to a 3-4 day,
out-of-state conference once a year (expenses covered by
+ In order to support students in progressing towards graduation
and attending college, advise/mentor students one-on-one, with
administration and staff, facilitate workshops, offer
presentations, tutor students, conduct student recruitment,
outreach, and success initiatives, utilize technology, attend
trainings/meetings as needed, and other responsibilities as
+ High School Diploma or GED.
+ Some college experience.
Along with the online application, please attach:
1. Resume to be uploaded at the beginning of your application in
the Candidate Profile under "Resume/CV"
2. Cover letter, please include times and days of availability
to be typed/pasted at the end of your application
3. The names and contact information for three references to be
uploaded at the beginning of your application in the Candidate
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Minimum $12.00 per hour, commensurate with experience
The environment and physical requirements may change depending
on the specific function of the work each department performs.
Incumbents may be in both indoor and outdoor environments. Indoors,
in an office space, event space, or public space are protected from
weather conditions, but not necessarily from temperature changes.
Incumbents may nearly continuously sit and often use repetitive
hand motion (such as typing).
The School of Teacher Education and Leadership (TEAL) has an
established tradition of land-grant outreach, delivering quality
teacher education to preservice and inservice teachers and school
leaders. TEAL offers an array of baccalaureate and graduate
degrees, including a distance-delivered doctorate, within the Emma
Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services. TEAL provides
outreach programs within the University's Statewide Campuses
The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services
graduate programs are ranked #1 in all of Utah and #26 in the
nation according to the U.S. News and World Report. We are ranked
6th in the nation in total research dollars. Our college has
placement rates at or above 94% for certified graduates seeking
employment in special education, elementary education,
speech-language pathology, audiology, and 18 secondary education
Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored
to be Utah's land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a
Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity)
institution with approximately 27,700 students (24,660
undergraduates and 3,040 graduate students) on the Logan main
campus. Utah State's statewide system features eight campuses and
23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with
Extension programs. USU offers 114 undergraduate majors, 132
graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate
and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in
their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public
national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two
premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a
high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional
information about Utah State University can be found here.
A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and
people in economic development, improvements to quality of life,
and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge,
the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the
state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant
tradition of partnering with communities to address critical
societal issues in the interest of the public good.
The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city
of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80
miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational
opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate
Notice of Non-discrimination
In its programs and activities, including in admissions and
employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate
discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a
protected veteran, or any other status protected by University
policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.
The following individuals have been designated to handle
inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its
implementing regulations and/or USU's non-discrimination
Executive Director of the Office of Equity Alison Adams-Perlac,
firstname.lastname@example.org, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266
Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, email@example.com, Old Main
Rm. 161, 435-797-1266.
For further information regarding non-discrimination, please
visit https://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:
U.S. Department of Education Office of Assistant Secretary for
Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov
U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office,
USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and
provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for
partners who are also seeking employment.
Requisition ID: 2021-3450
Street: 8800 Old Main Hill
Post End Date: 4/12/2021
Job Classification: Non-Benefited
Percent of Time or Hours per Week: 20-25 hours per week
following the yearly school calendar (August-June)
Name: E Eccles Jones Coll of Ed & Hum Svs
Name: School of Teacher Educ & Leadership