Interested in empowering students to become confident readers and lifelong learners, all while serving in a partial-time (15-20 hours/week) capacity? Join Reading Partners as an AmeriCorps Literacy Lead! The AmeriCorps Literacy Lead is a direct tutoring support position within our in-person reading centers and in using our remote tutoring system for distance tutoring, focusing on target students in need of more individualized instruction. This role, especially in a distance tutoring environment, may also interact a lot with parents and caregivers.
What you’ll do:
Direct Tutoring & Student Support
Tutor an average of 4-8 target students twice per week
Identify alternative methods to provide more intensive and individualized literacy strategies to meet our students’ learning needs.
Relationship Management & Communication
Forge and maintain positive relationships
Create a positive tutoring environment for students and caregivers.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
At the start of each program year, Reading Partners holds an intensive program orientation training to take a deeper dive into our program, foster relationships with regional teams, and learn the skills necessary to execute their respective AmeriCorps role.
High School Graduate
Subject to criminal background check
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