Harlem Children’s Zone

Tutor, Promise Academy

3+ months agoNew York, NY

PART-TIME JOB, LIFE-LONG IMPACT

Make a difference in a child's life by working as a part-time tutor.

We are seeking tutors to provide structured academic support and guidance to our students throughout the school year. The primary role of the Tutor is to help ensure that students meet or exceed grade level standards and expectations within a given subject area. Tutors must be able to motivate and maintain the interest of the students while setting a positive example in all areas, including timeliness, attendance, and professionalism. Additionally, Tutors must take a sincere, active, and appropriate interest in the well-being of all students.

Our team has been comprehensively reviewing best practices from local, national, and international school systems and following government guidelines to ensure we are taking all possible safety measures related to the pandemic. Our safety protocols have been enhanced with the advice and assistance of experts in the areas of public health, epidemiology, air quality control, space design and layout, and building capacity. Our organization continues to prioritize the safety of all students and staff as we navigate these unprecedented times.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work one-on-one and in small groups with students to provide them with academic intervention
  • Partner with Academic Support Team to develop and implement instructional strategies
  • Regularly provide and/or exchange student information with program staff, as appropriate
  • Document all tutoring sessions in the Tutor Log, detailing student interactions, achievements, and any potential concerns
  • Periodically administer assessments and collaborate with staff to analyze scores
  • Perform other duties assigned

Qualification, Skills and Knowledge Requirements
  • A commitment to the mission and programs of HCZ
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree required
  • Teaching certification preferred
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to create basic lesson plans preferred
  • Familiarity with Common Core Standards is a huge plus
  • Must be available to work flexible hours and Saturday availability preferred.

The pay is $35 - $55 an hour, depending on experience and education.











$35 Bachelors

$40 Masters (not in education) or not certified

$50 Masters & certification in progress

$55 Certified Teachers with Masters



To be considered, interested applicants must apply online or submit a cover letter and resume to promisecareers@hcz.org. No telephone inquiries or recruiters please. Replies will only be sent to qualified applicants. HCZ is an EOE.

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