Job Openings

Tutor/Coordinator for Junior High Tutoring Center

Job Description:
This is a part-time after school position taking place at the Hudson City School District’s Junior High School and at the Hudson Area Library, requiring some administrative work time in addition to the tutoring times. The position is for 14 hrs./wk. at $25/hr. and will run for 30 weeks during the school year. In addition to the job description and requirements of being a tutor described below, the Tutor/Coordinator will:

  • Tutor 10 students from My Brother’s Keeper program Monday – Thursday during their 9th period study hall.
  • Manage and work the library’s Tuesday and Wednesday Tutoring Center.
  • Communicate with the Hudson City Junior High School guidance counselor and the teachers of the participating students regarding homework assignments and academic areas in which the students need tutoring.
  • Communicate with the parents/guardians of the students to encourage attendance in the program, address any concerns, and inform them of the students’ progress.
  • Support tutors in preparing for and working with students.
  • Organize the skills, content and specific work for the tutors to cover with the students.
  • Maintain a record of the students’ attendance and assignments addressed each session.

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • NYS Teaching Certification preferred.
  • Familiarity with or knowledge of skills and content of junior high curriculum in Math and English preferred (or willingness to become familiar with the junior high school curriculum).
  • Interest in working one on one with junior high students and motivating them to complete assignments and improve academically.
  • Ability to collaborate with individuals and organizations.
  • Ability to maintain brief student activity and progress records.

Please send a letter of interest and resume with references to Brenda Shufelt, Program Director at brenda.shufelt@hudsonarealibrary.org.

Anticipated start date: October 2017.

Tutor for Junior High Tutoring Center

Job Description:
This is a part-time position for Tuesdays and Wednesdays 3:45 – 5:45pm for 30 weeks at $25/hr. The Tutor will:

  • Establish and maintain a warm and focused environment with the students being served.
  • Maintain a record of the each day’s work with individual students.
  • Attend training session as an introduction to the philosophy and pedagogy of the Hudson Area Library’s Junior High Tutoring Center.
  • Attend an introductory/informational and concluding/celebratory session with students and their families.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • NYS Teaching Certification is preferred.
  • Familiarity with or knowledge of skills and content of junior high curriculum in Math and English preferred (or willingness to become familiar with junior high school curriculum).
  • Interest in working one on one with junior high students and motivating them to complete assignments and improve academically.

Please send a letter of interest and resume with references to Brenda Shufelt, Program Director at Brenda.shufelt@hudsonarealibrary.org.
Anticipated start date: October 2017.

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