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Math Tutor

Emmanuel Baptist Church 467 N. White Road, San Jose Ca 95127





Program hours

Monday thru Friday 8:45am-3:00pm (July1-Aug 2)

About the Role

Tutors will assist the math instructor during classroom hours. Tutors may also aide in facilitating lesson plans, working with small groups of students, coaching students that are in need of additional support, and transitioning students from computer instruction to other planned activities. Additional duties will include assisting with breakfast and lunch and classroom setup and cleanup.

  • Working with groups of students, you will be responsible for leading instruction and motivating students to be successful

  • Provide general homework assistance and more intensive single/multi-subject tutoring as needed

  • Work one on one with participants as needed

  • Help participants to understand the activity

  • Model how to do the activity

  • Support participants during transition periods from one activity to the next

  • Monitor participants during free time activities

  • Promote and stimulate program participation

  • Assist youth with goal setting and skills development

  • Motivate students of all ages to excel academically and develop a love of education

  • Create an engaging environment that fosters a sense of belonging for young people

  • Ensure student safety by assisting in set up, break down, and ongoing maintenance in an effort to keep the study or community site clean and orderly

  • Identify student needs and communicate to Site Director and/or Lead tutor as appropriate

  • Establish and maintain rapport with the participants, instructors, and parents

Addtional Details

  • Submit a resume and supporting documents

  • Complete an online application

  • Submit to and pass a background check(no cost)

  • Submit Health Certificate with Negative TB Test (from a physician)

  • Attend a 1 hour virtual training orientation

  • Complete a W9

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent preferred

  • High school diploma with some college credit required

  • Strong math and english skills

  • Demonstrates a high degree of initiative, self-direction, and creativity.

  • Demonstrates strong organizational and communication skills.

  • Exhibits professionalism.

  • Maintains excellent working relationships with staff, volunteers and public.

  • Must be able to demonstrate ability to work with people from diverse racial/cultural/socioeconomic backgrounds.

  • Must be able to commit to working the full extent of the program (Monday thru Friday July 1- Aug 2  8:45am to 3:00pm)

  • Being punctual is extremely important

  • Candidate must be legally able to work in the united states

Ideal Candidate

  • College student, retired teacher or other retired professional

  • Anyone with the time and skillset who wants to make a positive impact on a young persons life

  • Experience working with school age students

  • Teaching / tutoring experience

  • Must be able to demonstrate ability to work with people from diverse racial/cultural/socioeconomic backgrounds

About the Company

CSU Summer Algebra Institute (SAI), is a FREE five week study designed by California State University to improve college readiness in the area of mathematics. This is a limited opportunity for a select few students and the only host site in the entire Silicon Valley area able to offer this with a direct link to the CSU Chancellor's office. The Summer Algebra Institute program aligns with CSU’s ambitious Graduation Initiative 2025 goals that aim to increase graduation rates for all CSU students while eliminating equity gaps. We work in conjunction with them to bring this amazing summer program to families in our community.

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