Oct 28, 2020

District Academic Tutors - All Levels

  • TrulyHired
  • Leominster, MA, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description



LEOMINSTER PUBLIC SCHOOLS

The Leominster School Department is now recruiting for the following positions:

District Academic Tutors

District Academic Remote/Hybrid Tutors serve Leominster students by assisting with academic success strategies. The primary responsibilities of a tutor is to support students to become more independent learners and reach their goals. Tutors will provide individual and/or group tutoring to students across a broad range of grade levels based on MAP testing results and their personal area of expertise. Tutors meet with students to clarify and review concepts taught in class, explain processes and help students solve specific problems. Tutoring supports classroom-centered activities, and as such, the emphasis and content of the tutoring sessions is determined by the student's needs.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide subject-specific content to help students through drop-in assistance remotely
  • Recognize the different learning styles and student preferences
  • Create a professional and welcoming environment by modeling respect for students' diverse cultures, language skills, and experiences
  • Use active listening strategies to allow student to determine content and pace of tutoring
  • Utilize listening and questioning strategies as the primary tutoring method to diagnose student needs and monitor progress
  • Participate in professional development activities to improve tutorial skill and continue to grow cultural competence and reflection skills
  • Utilize feedback and reflection to improve practice
  • Recognize primary role to help students become more confident, more successful, self directed learners
  • Be direct and kind with students at the same time
  • Provide direct assistance in the use of equipment, learning objects, and materials needed for student success
  • Make appropriate referrals to other campus and community resources as needed
Please submit cover letter and resume.

  • Position Type: Full-time
Job Category: Instructional Support > Tutor
Equal Opportunity Employer
Leominster Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.
Contact Information
  • Ann Pickering
  • 24 Church St.
  • Leominster, Massachusetts 01453
  • Phone: 978-534-7700 x346
  • Fax: 978-537-8528
  • Email: click here

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