AVID Academic Coach

Job | Posted a year ago
Start Date
Position Areas
Instructional Support


Position: Academic Coach for College-Readiness Program

Schedule: Up to 10 hours per week

Description: Academic Coaches are a vital part of AVID, a college-readiness program designed to teach underserved students the skills needed to succeed in a rigorous academic environment. Coaches facilitate structured study groups that use guided inquiry to solve students’ confusion from their  toughest classes. They also take an active role in developing students’ academic and personal strength, along with providing insight into the college journey.

Job Summary:

  • Attend monthly AVID Coach meetings
  • Work with small groups of students ranging from grade 7-12 in a variety of subject areas
  • Facilitate study groups according to AVID specifications outlined in training
  • Communicate with AVID teacher regarding students’ progress and areas of concern
  • Set an example for AVID students of high expectations and personal excellence
  • ?Complete required AVID training ?


  • Preferred college student (or graduate) with a minimum of 2.5 GPA
  • Required background check
  • Coaches are not required to be skilled in specific content area (i.e., writing, algebra, etc); a variety of specialties is preferred.

Posted By

Spectrum High School

17796 Industrial Circle Northwest , Elk River, MN 55330

At the following locations

Spectrum High School and Middle School

Spectrum High School 17796 Industrial Cir NW, Elk River, MN 55330

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,408

% ELL Students

State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 200