Updated on: 20 Aug 2018
Flexible Permanent, 6 hrs/wk Rice University Houston Baptist University Saint Thomas University Sam Houston State University University of Houston University of Houston-Clear Lake University of Houston-Downtown
The Woodlands, TX, United States

Our after-school educational program seeks talented, experienced Tutors in all subject areas for students between grades 4 and 12. We help both struggling and gifted students reach their full potential by supplementing the instruction they receive in class, guiding them toward study practices and aides that can help them excel, and preparing them to do their best on standardized tests. Tutors work with no more than three students at a time following detailed lesson plans written by our Education Coordinator. Our team offers compassionate, motivating assistance to students, and we expect our new hires to do the same. If you have experience tutoring children, please submit an application.

Responsibilities

  • Meet students at the center and instruct them using assessment-based learning plans written by Education Coordinator
  • Track students' progress and provide reports to Education Coordinator
  • Go over students' homework assignments in the applicable subject area
  • Ask students about specific topics or subject areas that are giving them trouble or that warrant further exploration
  • Review recent homework assignment and test scores, and work through problems or questions that the student did not answer correctly
  • Employ proven study aides to prepare for upcoming tests and quizzes

Requirements

  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Reliable transportation a must
  • Able to develop positive rapport with students
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Established proficiency in subject matter
  • For SAT/ACT coaching, applicant must have documented SAT/ACT or other standardized test score in top 5% and be able to perform similarly on a proprietary diagnostic test

Desired skills

Tutoring

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