In-School Tutor - GEAR Up
Group Excellence - San Antonio, TX

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Group Excellence has been selected to be San Antonio Independent School District’s partner for literacy tutoring services in its award-winning GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) grant, a college readiness initiative that follows this year's SAISD cohort of 7th graders up to their first year in college, providing them support that will help prepare for the next level in their educational aspirations.

The In-School Tutor mentors and tutors students, specializing in literacy, but also serving the need for math and science support. The goal is for students to achieve excellence and pass the state assessment examinations. As a part of the San Antonio GEAR UP team, the In-School Tutor will play an integral role in helping prepare the students with whom they work to meet college readiness standards. An In-School Tutor will be assigned to work at one or more campuses based on time availability.

Areas of Accountability: (Tasks other than the following may be assigned.)

  • Tutoring
  • Tutoring assigned students at the direction of Group Excellence management.
  • Becoming familiar with the relevant state objectives that students are required to master on standardized assessments.
  • Mentoring
  • Fostering a positive environment for students to build their self-confidence in achieving educational goals.
  • Encouraging students to develop life skills that will help them reach life goals.
  • Helping students and belief that education is the key to a successful future.
  • Administrative
  • Keeping accurate documentation regarding student hours tutored
  • Timely processing of hours logs and other necessary paperwork
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Judgement Required:

    · Able to help students improve understanding in tutored content. · Able to connect with students as a positive mentor. · Flexible and able to adapt to changing circumstances. · Passionate, driven, and energetic.

    Minimum Conditions & Qualifications

    · Must demonstrate mastery of tutored content · High School Diploma · Good standing with college attended

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