Star Tutoring Centers is a novel approach to after school academic services. In addition to subject matter education, we focus on building executive functioning skills and developing habits that transfer to success in real life. We reinforce organization, planning, goal-orientation and self-advocacy, while also finding ways to develop intrinsic motivation through self-awareness. We are looking for energetic History / Social Studies Tutors to join us this summer/Fall and lead our daily sessions. Part time and full time positions are available depending on the needs of the business throughout the school year.
Responsibilities will include…
Direct tutoring with students (Middle School and High School level) with a specialty in History, Social Studies, and the Humanities
Facilitating growth of students' Executive Skills
Maintaining session notes and keeping time records up-to-date
Interacting with parents, teachers and health professionals
Collaborating with and assisting other tutors as needed
Contact us if…
You have a passion for helping students succeed. You are dynamic and flexible. You find it easy and natural to connect with students. You are able to multitask effectively. You are a team player who is willing and ready to help others. You are humble and hungry to learn new things. You are a creative problem solver and love to ask questions. You remain calm and organized amidst chaos. Please note: prior tutoring experience is a plus, but is not necessary for this position.
We’re very interested if…
You have prior tutoring experience. You are working towards, or hold, an advanced degree in the subject(s) you specialize. You have a degree in education or special education. You have experience working with students with dyslexia, autism, anxiety, or attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). You can identify students with potential learning differences. We are keenly interested in tutors who are fluent in multiple languages and those that understand higher level math and sciences.
About the schedule....
We are currently hiring for the 2019-20 academic year, with positions starting in August 2019. We are seeking tutors from a variety of backgrounds who are committed to working with us for the duration of the school year (from August until June). We run sessions Monday through Friday from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Sundays from 12:00 PM until 4:00 PM. We ask all tutors to try to maintain a consistent weekly schedule of availability. Our staff will handle the administrative work so that you can focus on best serving our students.
Why work with us...
We will give you the opportunity to make a tangible difference in the lives of students. You will become a better educator working shoulder-to-shoulder with experienced staff. The schedule tends to conveniently avoid rush hour. You will work collaboratively with your peers. You will learn and grow both personally and professionally. You can enjoy consistent hours. You don’t have to deal with scheduling or collecting payments. The students come to you.
How to apply:
Email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “History Tutor.” We are looking for a Rockstar, so tell us why you shine! We will do our best to get back to you within one week.