Seeking After School Tutors
Project: VISION (www.projectvisionchicago.org) is a small grassroots organization serving youth age 12-18 in Chicago's Chinatown & Bridgeport neighborhoods. We are seeking paid and volunteer tutors for our After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors will assist students in grades 6-12 with homework and provide enrichment activities to help students develop academic skills and knowledge. Each tutor will work with 4-5 students each afternoon and assist the Program Coordinator with maintaining student records. We are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!
-Must be at least college sophomore
-Strong academic record (undergraduate GPA of at least 3.3/4.0) and confident in subjects including English, history, and higher math (i.e. algebra, geometry, advanced alegebra, pre-calculus), and sciences (i.e. biology, chemistry and physics).
-Good communication skills
-Reliable, punctual, self-motivated and able to work well with a team
-PAID TUTORS must be available to work 10-20 hours/week (in minimum 3 hour blocks).
-VOLUNTEER TUTORS must be available to work at least one 3 hour block per week. Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7pm and Saturdays 10a-1p.
-All tutors must be able to commit to working the entire academic year (through 6/15/15)
-Experience working with youth in the 12-18 age group is preferred.
Please refer to our Idealist post for further details:
To apply, please send a resume (and cover letter for paid position candidates) to us via email at: email@example.com
Thank you for your interest!
Our VISION is a world with new generations of independent, fulfilled individuals centered in their strengths and committed to global responsibility.