K-12 Academic Tutor & Mentor
Your service will focus on helping students get and/or remain on track to graduate by providing academic support, delivering behavior and attendance coaching and encouraging student engagement to promote a positive school climate.
Beginning each day before the first school bell rings and staying until the last child leaves the after-school program; you’ll serve students, schools and communities through:
Planning tutoring sessions and providing one-on-one or small group literacy and/or math tutoring before, during and after school;
Partnering with teachers and school staff to create and facilitate academic events and learning activities;
Regularly document students’ academic progress
Attendance and Positive Behavior Encouragement:
Leading energetic morning greetings
Making attendance and positive phone calls to home
Facilitating small group and one-to-one social-emotional skills development programs
Community and School Improvements:
*Team-based service is at the heart of City Year. You will be assigned to a diverse team of 8-15 young adults and you will serve with that team for the duration of the year.
City Year AmeriCorps members are as diverse a group as the communities they serve. We’re looking for you if you want to give back and are ready to change the world. Applicants must:
Be between the ages of 18 and 25
Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident; Authorization to work in the U.S. is not sufficient. Those with DACA status unfortunately are not eligible at this time.
Have a high school diploma, GED, some college, or a college degree
Have served no more than three terms in an AmeriCorps state or national program
Agree to and pass a criminal background check
Previous experience with service, tutoring, mentoring or leadership is desired, but not required.
Loan forbearance on qualifying student loans
Eligibility for exclusive scholarships to over 100 colleges and universities Networking sessions and professional development
Leadership development training
Uniform provided by ARAMARK