Tutor - Manassas Park Elementary School -Hourly
Manassas Park City Schools
100 Park Central Plaza, Suite 300
Manassas Park, Virginia 20111
POSITION: Tutor - (This position is contingent on state funding)
Pay scale: $45.00 per hour
Position Length: Temporary/Hourly – no benefits
Tutors provide targeted instruction for K-12 students in language arts/reading and math based on qualifications and competencies. Tutoring sessions will take place in-person and on-site under the supervision of school administration and the school’s Tutoring Specialist. Most tutoring sessions will take place during the school day, with limited opportunities for tutoring outside of school hours. Tutors working during the school day must be able to work at least 12 hours a week with a maximum of 29 hours a week, for 3-5 days per week.
REQUISITE EDUCATION AND SKILLS:
Tutor candidates are required to meet at least one of the following:
are currently enrolled at an accredited college/university OR
have completed at least an associate degree OR
have professional experience working in a field related to language arts, mathematics, or science OR
are a current or former certified teacher, noting current teachers will not tutor during their existing contract hours
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES: (including but not limited to the following)
Tutor candidates must be able to understand, follow, and communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing.
Tutors must work effectively with children, young adults, faculty, and staff; perform all required tasks, as assigned; be willing to participate in professional learning including coaching and on-going training.
Tutors will collaborate with school-based and central office staff to provide student academic support aligned to standards-based classroom instruction.
Responsibilities will include preparing and teaching lessons that range between 60 minutes in length for groups of approximately 10 students at a time.
Tutors will also be responsible for assessing student learning, managing student performance data, and communicating with school staff and families regarding student progress.
Tutors will build meaningful connections with students from diverse backgrounds.
Other hourly duties as assigned and pertinent to the role of tutor.
Must have the ability to effectively communicate and interact with other staff and the public through the use of the telephone and personal contact as normally defined by the ability to see, read, talk, hear, handle, or feel objects and controls. Physical capability to effectively use and operate various items of office related equipment such as, but not limited to, a personal computer, calculator, copier, and fax machine. Some climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, and repetitive motions will be required.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Manassas Park City Schools assures Equal Employment Opportunities and equal education opportunities for employees and students as required by Federal and State Orders and Laws. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential tasks. This job description is intended to accurately reflect the position activities and requirements. However, management and administration reserve the right to modify, add, or remove duties and assign other duties as necessary. It is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of all the responsibilities, skills, or working conditions associated with the position.