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Jobs for In-Home Tutors and Virtual Learning Assistants

The Learning Pal is the premier provider of distance learning support and engaging enrichment for grades K-5.  We are seeking highly qualified educators and university students to provide academic support and extra-curricular programming to elementary aged students.  Our mission is to provide students in grades K-5 with the resources and opportunities they need to learn and achieve academic success in a distance learning environment.  We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with young learners, who know how to make learning fun and are tech-savvy.  Qualified candidates must be able to offer compassionate and motivating assistance to students.

What do we ask? 
A commitment of around 20-25 hours/week.

What can you expect? 
Competitive pay, in-depth paid training

Responsibilities

Distance Learning Support

  • Meet with students in their homes to offer 1-to-1 and small group support in navigating their school’s online learning platforms and assignments

  • Assist students with completing online assignments

  • Demonstrate appropriate ways to use and navigate technology

  • Support students in becoming independent confident learners

  • Provide post-session notes to update parent/guardian on student’s progress, areas of concern or any other issues that require attention

  • Setup sessions that foster a safe and nurturing environment conducive to learning and student achievement

 

Out-of-School Time and Summer Camp

  • Deliver fun, engaging and hands-on enrichment activities as outlined in The Learning Pal Enrichment Activity Guide

  • Ensure all supplies and materials are prepared prior to each session

  • Supervise students at all times during sessions

Culture

  • Communicate effectively and professional with all stakeholders (parents, students, staff)

  • Build strong relationships with students, parents and staff

  • Demonstrate support and knowledge of The Learning Pal mission, vision and core values​

Qualifications

Candidates must be college graduates or students currently enrolled at an accredited college/university.  Candidates must have a record of academic success, a reliable working laptop, and must be able to pass a criminal background check.

To apply, please submit a brief cover letter and resume detailing your academic history and any relevant experience.

 

Join us today!

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