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AVID Tutor * at Palo Alto Unified School District

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Job Information

Date Posted: 5/6/2019 Application Deadline: Until Filled
Employment Type: Length of Work Year: Hourly as needed/2-10 Hours per week
Salary: Range 29 Step A ($26.76/Hr.) Number Openings: (At time of posting) 3
Contact: Stacey Ramirez Email: sramirez@pausd.org
Phone:
Location: Palo Alto Unified School District
Department: Academic Support
Benefits: N/A

Job Summary

Job Summary

JOB DESCRIPTION: AVID Assistants work under the direction of the classroom teacher to facilitate and coach small groups of students who are engaged in academic problem-solving. The tutors do not re-teach curriculum nor do they work as homework assistants. They are engaged with students as academic coaches to facilitate peer learning and instruction. Essential Functions: • Facilitate and coach small groups of students with academic curriculum • Engage in problem-solving with students, teach and model the use of skillful questioning • Defer to the classroom teacher for behavior management assistance • Take direction from classroom teacher on coaching strategies and methodology • Act as role models and mentors for students • Provide feedback regarding academics and participation each class period Qualifications: • Comfortable working with a diverse student population • Comfortable as an academic coach and under the direction of the classroom teacher • Enjoy working with middle and high school students • Able to commit to the mandatory 16 hours of paid training • Ability to build positive relationships around academics with students in grades 6-12 • Ability to motivate and encourage students to reach post-secondary educational goals • Must be currently enrolled in college or university (2 or 4 year institutions) • Training provided – No experience needed

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications



           


          Application Deadline

          Until Filled

          Date Posted

          5/6/2019

          Contact

          Number of Openings

          3

          Salary

          Range 29 Step A ($26.76/Hr.)

          Length of Work Year

          Hourly as needed/2-10 Hours per week

          Employment Type

          Location:

          Palo Alto Unified School District

          Department:

          Academic Support

          Benefits:

          N/A