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Aspire Education
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Oakland, CA
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Published 10 days ago

Academic Tutor

Compensation:  $25 - $45 per hour, depending on experience

Aspire is seeking experienced, personable, and academically strong tutors interested in working one‐on‐one and classroom settings. We tutor K-12 students in homes, schools, and programs in Lafayette, Oakland, Berkeley, and other parts of the East Bay. After school and evening hours preferred; our high-demand hours are from 3-6pm on weekdays. Please note that we are hiring primarily for in-person tutoring.

Preferred candidates…

  • Are heavily invested in student outcomes and view each tutoring session as an opportunity to drive impact.
  • Are outstanding communicators who can connect with students both in one-on-one and group settings, and can effectively communicate with parents, families, and our staff.
  • Prioritize relationship-building, listening, accountability, and can empower students who struggle with motivation, content gaps or blocks, study skills, and learning differences.
  • Have at least one year of tutoring and/or teaching experience
  • Have expertise in at least one of the following areas:
  • Mathematics (Geometry, Algebra 2, Math Analysis / Pre‐Calculus, Trigonometry, Calculus)
  • Sciences (Chemistry, Physics, Biology)
  • Humanities (English/Language Arts/Writing)
  • Spanish or another Foreign Language
  • ACT/SAT exam prep
  • Demonstrate professionalism in organization and conduct
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Want to work for a mission-driven organization dedicated to educational equity 
  • Will collect data and stories from students to help evaluate the efficacy of tutoring and tutoring programs
  • Classroom management experience is a plus

We work mostly at school sites or in homes - Oakland, Berkeley, Lafayette, and even San Francisco.

Ability during the school day and some hours on weekends required. Starting hours are 4 per week and build up over 1-2 months to your preferred availability. Should you reach 30 hours, you will become eligible for healthcare and other benefits. 


To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and list of subjects you can teach.


WHO WE ARE

Aspire Education is a Bay Area nonprofit organization dedicated to combating

educational inequity across the Bay Area. We do this with three programs:

  • One-on-one tutoring in academic subjects
  • School and organizational partnerships for academic workshops, test prep, and other support classes
  • Summer early literacy support for preschool students in Oakland

Our Aspire model is unique: we work with students across the income spectrum to deliver the

educational resources they need. Income from our market rate services goes back into our

scholarship fund and partnerships to serve low-income students.


For more information: http://aspireeducation.org

Academic Tutor

Compensation:  $25 - $45 per hour, depending on experience

Aspire is seeking experienced, personable, and academically strong tutors interested in working one‐on‐one and classroom settings. We tutor K-12 students in homes…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    August 27, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Location

On-site
101 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607, USA

How to Apply

To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and list of subjects you can teach.

To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and list of subjects you can teach.

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