Education and Social Policy: Project EXCITE: Tutor

DEPARTMENT:  Education and Social Policy:  Project EXCITE

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Fall 2017

Provide academic tutoring in a specific high school course. Work with students to understand concepts, develop study strategies to contribute to comfort and mastery of course material. Tutors needed for all core subjects. Students are motivated and interested in pursuing selective four year colleges.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year.

  • Patient, approachable
  • Previous tutoring experience preferred
  • Interest or experience working with students from underrepresented backgrounds
  • Ability to work with a range of learning styles
  • Be able to tutor in at least one academic area in a core subject. Examples are Geometry, Algebra II, Biology, Chemistry, History, English, Writing, etc.

PAY RATE:  $12.25/hr

CONTACT NAME:  Karina Morales

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER:  847-467-0769

CONTACT EMAIL:  karina.morales@northwestern.edu