Group Math Tutor

Boys' Club of New York

Location:

Harriman Clubhouse
287 East 10th Street Lower East Side
New York , NY, 10009

Borough:

Manhattan

Job Type:

Paid

Status:

Part Time

Length:

Permanent

Area of Focus:

Academic Support/Homework Help

Job Description:

Position: Group Math Tutor                         

Department: Education 

Location: Harriman, Lower East Side          
 
Schedule:   Mon-Thurs, 3:30-7:30
 
Salary: $20.00-28.00 /hour                           
 
FLSA Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt
 
There’s more to working at The Boys’ Club of New York (BCNY) than punching in, punching out, and picking up a pay check. Every day you spend at BCNY is a day spent making a difference in at least one boy’s life.
 
The Boys’ Club of New York (BCNY) is one of New York’s oldest and most well-respected youth development organizations and we are moving forward with an exciting and ambitious strategic agenda.  Building on over 138 years of helping boys develop into quality young men, we offer programs that help boys and young men stay in school and go on to college, discover their individual musical and artistic talent, develop healthy minds and bodies, learn leadership skills, and just have fun. We are committed to developing evidence-based programs that will be a model for youth development efforts across the field.  To make this happen, we are adding to our strong team of talented professionals to deepen and broaden our impact.
 
If you are enthusiastic about youth development services and are eager to be part of a forward-thinking team committed to enriching and supporting New York’s youth, then what are you waiting for? Join a passionate organization that shares your belief in educating the next generation of leaders- The Boys’ Club of New York!
 
Summary of Position
We have an exciting opportunity for an English Language Arts (ELA) Tutor to provide academic support to students from grades K-12.  Under the direction of the Education Director, tutors spend the majority of their time providing individual or small-group tutoring.  Additional time may be spent leading Reading or Writing Clubs, working with reading students and test prep for ELA exams. Tutors are responsible for planning their own lessons and finding materials, but they will be supported strongly by the Education Director so that all lessons work toward strong student outcomes. The position will be varied as student needs change, so this is a good fit for an experienced, eager tutor or teacher who is adaptable and excited to become an integral part of the Boys’ Club. 
 
Major Duties and Responsibilities
·         Create and provide literacy- and writing-based lesson plans for tutoring sessions.
·         Provide tutoring or manage a group of up to 4 boys during tutoring sessions.
·         Provide academic support in English/Language arts, especially writing for students in K-12. 
·         Observe and track member’s progress and attendance, through logs, diagnostics, incentive systems, etc.
·         Reinforce positive student behavior and clubhouse rules; maintain a positive relationship with all members, families and staff.
·         Write, implement and adapt a curriculum and training methods that meets participants’ interests.
·          Prepare class materials, curriculum, and bulletin displays, and make copies as needed.
·         Attends required department meetings and training sessions

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of Web: http://www.bcny.org/about-bcny/careers

To the Attention of:

http://www.bcny.org/about-bcny/careers

Required Skills/Experience:

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Education and/or Experience
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree with a focus in English, Education, literacy, and/or other highly relevant field; At least 2 years of experience as a reading/ English/ writing tutor or classroom teacher; Comfort with students and ELA subject content from early literacy through upper high school level; Strong knowledge of best practices with prewriting, composition and grammar skills; Teacher certification or formal education experience strongly preferred; Knowledge of NYC school standards a plus; Strong communication and organizational skills; Ability to adapt to a changing environment and to address the varying needs of the boys in our program; Experience working with children is a must.
 
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Design, Problem Solving, Planning and Organizing, Leadership, Teamwork, Written and Oral Communication
 
To apply
Apply online at http://www.bcny.org/about-bcny/careers . Resume and cover letter required.
The Boys’ Club of New York is an equal opportunity employer.