Codman Academy Charter Public School ( learn more )

Dorchester , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2890279
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 7, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Description: The math tutor is responsible for supporting students in their understanding of math material being presented by their grade level teachers. The tutor is responsible for becoming familiar with the material and assessment data of the student in order to best support their learning.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
Planning and Preparation for Learning
  • Knowledge - Demonstrates subject area expertise in math
  • Standards - Understands and supports grade level standards of math instruction
  • Units - Uses data from unit assessments to plan tutoring sessions
  • Assessments - Uses diagnostic, formative, and summative assessments to closely monitor student progress
  • Engagement - Designs highly relevant sessions that will motivate all students and engage them in active learning
  • Materials - Finds/designs lessons that use an effective mix of high-quality, multicultural learning materials and technology.
  • Environment - Artfully uses room arrangement, materials, and displays to maximize student learning of all material, focusing on learning targets and student work.
Classroom Management
  • Expectations - Is direct, specific, consistent, and tenacious in communicating and enforcing high expectations.
  • Relationships - Shows warmth, caring, respect, and fairness for all students and builds strong relationships.
  • Respect - Wins all students’ respect and creates a climate in which disruption of learning is unthinkable.
  • Repertoire - Has a highly effective discipline repertoire and can capture and hold students’ attention any time.
  • Prevention - Is alert, poised, dynamic, and self-assured and nips virtually all discipline problems in the bud.
Delivery of Instruction
  • Expectations - Exudes high expectations and determination and convinces all students that they will master the material.
  • Mindset - Actively inculcates a “growth” mindset: take risks, learn from mistakes, through effective effort you can and will achieve at high levels.
  • Clarity - Always presents material clearly and explicitly, with well-chosen examples and vivid and appropriate language.
  • Engagement - Engages all students in focused work in which they are active learners and problem solvers.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Instructional Support > Tutor
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Codman Academy Charter Public School is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • We are looking for tutors who have...
      • experience leading students to significant academic gains
      • an abiding sense of urgency
      • extensive content knowledge
      • experience working with students with special needs
      • classroom management expertise
      Please send resume and cover letter to
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Jobs at Codman Academy
    • 637 Washington Street
    • Dorchester, Massachusetts 02124

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