After School Homework Tutor (Grades 9-12)
Project: VISION (www.projectvisionchicago.org) is a small grassroots nonprofit organization serving youth in Chicago's Chinatown, Bridgeport, and surrounding neighborhoods. We provide free after school programming primarily to youth from low income, first generation immigrant families.
We are seeking tutors for our After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors will assist students in grades 9-12 with homework, test preparation, and help students develop good study habits, academic skills and knowledge. Each tutor will work with 5-6 students each shift. We are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!
-Provide homework help, check work, explain concepts, and assist with test prep
-Provide enrichment activities to students
-Help maintain student progress records
-At least college sophomore standing
-Must have a strong academic record and be confident with a variety of subjects
-Especially seeking those who are strong in upper level math (i.e. geometry, algebra II, trigonometry, pre-calculus, calculus) and science (biology, chemistry, physics) subjects
-Experience working with youth in 14-18 age group preferred.
-Organized, reliable, punctual, self-motivated and team player
-Excellent communication skills
Both in-person and remote (online) tutoring shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7p and Saturdays 10a-1p. Tutors must be able to commit to working at least two shift per week through the end of the academic school year (6/16/21).
To apply, please send a resume to us via email at volunteers @projectvisionchicago.org .
About Project: VISION
236 W. 22nd Place, Unit 1, Chicago, IL 60616, US
Our mission is to provide youth (ages 12-18) of Chicago's Chinatown and Bridgeport community with tools for personal, educational, and civic development.
Project: VISION offers free after school programs including tutoring, college and career readiness, service, and leadership activities to youth in grades 6-12.