Group Excellence is a mentoring and tutoring organization looking for highly motivated individuals who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of at-risk children and teenagers. We currently have a part-time mentoring and tutoring position available servicing residents between the ages of 12 and 21 at LifeWorks, in Austin, TX. As a part of our program, Group Excellence Tutors at LifeWorks will provide students with academic tutoring focused on the necessary requirements to pass the standardized assessments for Middle School and High School.
Areas of Accountability: (Tasks other than the following may be assigned.)
a. Tutoring assigned students at the direction of Group Excellence management.
b. Becoming familiar with the relevant state objectives that students are required to master on standardized assessments.
a. Fostering a positive environment for students to build their self-confidence in achieving educational goals.
b. Encouraging students to develop life skills that will help them reach life goals.
c. Helping students and belief that education is the key to a successful future.
a. Keeping accurate documentation regarding student hours tutored.
b. 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 • Bachelors Degree Preferred • Work experience or education related to social work • Available to work 2 to 3 evenings a week, after 5pm, not exceeding a total of 15 hours/week • Good standing with college attended
Group Excellence - 18 months ago