Colorado GEAR UP
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs
Colorado GEAR UP is a 7-year federal grant that is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and is managed by the Colorado Department of Higher Education. The Colorado GEAR UP program supports efforts to increase the number of low-income students to obtain a high school diploma and prepare for and succeed in college. For more information about our program, please visit www.coloradogearup.org.
Description of Job
Contract Position: Tutor
This position is a contract position. The tutor will provide direct tutoring services for high school 9th, 10th and 11th graders in various academic subject areas. See specific subject(s) below.
Provide direct tutoring services for various academic courses and assist students with course content, assignments, projects and preparation for quizzes and exams.
Create a tutoring environment that provides students with guidance, assistance and structure in effort to help students accomplish course requirements successfully.
Provide students with the tools, strategies and knowledge that will help them complete course requirements successfully including but not limited to study skills, homework habits and test taking skills.
Work closely and collaboratively with the school's teachers and GEAR UP advisor on student engagement, productivity, reporting, successes and challenges.
Track and keep record of tutoring services.
Minimum Qualifications, Substitutions, Conditions of Employment & Appeal Rights
Tutoring experience with students
Ability to acquire and conceptualize course content
Self-starter & self-directed
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Passionate about the success of students
Ability to motivate others
Ability to develop rapport with students
Ability to work with a diverse population
Location & Work Schedule
This will be a remote and online tutoring position serving 9th, 10th and 11th grade GEAR UP students from Gateway High School.
The tutoring services will be paid based on students utilizing the service.
Services will not be required during school breaks, teacher planning days, testing days, articulation days or school holidays.
Start Date | End Date: As soon as possible
Days: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
Time: 9:00-12:30 & 3:30-5:00
Hours Per Week: 15
Tutoring Subjects: Algebra1 & 2, Physics, Chemistry and English Language Arts
Compensation: The contractor will submit biweekly invoices to receive payment.
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Criminal Background check required.
If Interested: Send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and specify Gateway High School
State Of Colorado