Employment

Tutor

Duties and Expectations

  • Create lesson plan for student in preparation for each tutorial session
  • Execute lesson plan in either basic math or literacy
  • Proctor student assessments and tailor tutorial to fit student’s growing skill knowledge
  • Use creativity to engage student in difficult lessons
  • Serve as an example of college success for your student
  • Grade your student daily on participation, effort, and respect
  • Work as a member of a team of tutors who reflect, plan, and problem solve together with the help of two supervisors
  • Prepare progress reports for students
  • Periodic clerical work: filing curriculum, calling parents, etc
  • Hold students accountable for code of conduct
  • Attend mandatory training before start of tutorial program

Special requirements

  • Passion for working with Boston youth.
  • Adherence to strict professional standards as regards to conduct, dress, timeliness, etc.
  • Eagerness to reflect on and improve performance.

Compensation

  • If FWS eligible, you will receive up to $12 an hour.
  • Volunteers are eligible to receive a monthly T pass to defray commuting costs.

How to Apply