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OPT TExES Prep Tutor - Virtual

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Odessa Pathway to Teaching


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December 14, 2020
December 1, 2020
$40/hr

Primary Purpose 

The OPT TExES Prep Tutor, under supervision of the Odessa Pathway to Teaching director or designee, will facilitate tutorial and test-prep sessions with small groups of OPT apprentices preparing them to be successful on the required TExES exams in designated content areas. Tutors will become familiar with the content competencies and use research-based strategies during the tutorial/test-prep sessions.

Content areas include one or more of the following: elementary math, science, social studies or ELA; secondary math, science or ELA

Qualifications

Education/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Teacher certification, Texas preferred
  • Knowledge in the content area
Major Responsibilities and Duties
  • Open and honest communication with program administrator or designee and OPT apprentices
  • Set an example of organization, responsibility, and personal excellence for OPT apprentices. Communicate high expectations for achievement for all OPT apprentices.
  • Comfort working with a diverse adult population.
  • Ability to actively engage adult learners
  • Ability to identify learner conceptual gaps using informal assessment measures.
  • Ability to identify multiple means for conveying content to learners with diverse learning styles and needs.
  • Tutor must be on time and reliable.
Funding Sources

Tutors are funded out the following federal, state, or local funding sources and consequently will be responsible for time and effort documentation.

  • Local Funds: 100%
Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors
  • Maintain emotional control under stress.
  • Work hours beyond regular contract hours. 
Availability on the following dates and times

Tutoring session will take place one evening per week (Wednesday) from 5:30 – 7:30 PM Central time and one Saturday per month beginning in January. Actual tutoring dates will be determined based on the subject. 

Primary Purpose 

The OPT TExES Prep Tutor, under supervision of the Odessa Pathway to Teaching director or designee, will facilitate tutorial and test-prep sessions with small groups of OPT apprentices preparing them to be successful on…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Temporary

Location

Odessa, TX

How to Apply

Please use the link provided to complete the OPT Tutor Application.

Please use the link provided to complete the OPT Tutor Application.

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