Westfield Public Schools
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Special Services
Westfield Public Schools
Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4206735 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 5, 2023 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Westfield Public Schools is seeking qualified applicants for the position of tutor:

  1. Provide private instruction to individual or small groups of students to improve academic performance or prepare for academic tests.
  2. Travel to students’ homes, libraries or schools to conduct tutoring sessions.
  3. Schedule tutoring appointments with students and/or their parents.
  4. Organize tutoring environment to promote productivity and learning.
  5. Monitor student performance or assist students in academic environments, such as classrooms, laboratories or computer centers.
  6. Review class material with students by discussing text, working solutions to problems, or reviewing worksheets or other assignments.
  7. Assess students’ progress throughout tutoring sessions.
  8. Provide feedback to students using positive reinforcement techniques to encourage, motivate, or build confidence in students.
  9. Communicate students’ progress to students, parents or teachers in written progress reports, in person, by phone or by email.
  10. Collaborate with students’ teachers, school administrators or counselors to determine student needs, develop tutoring plans or assess student progress.
  11. Any other duties as assigned by the Superintendent of Schools or his/her designee.
REPORTS TO: Administrator of Special Education and Student Support Services

SALARY: $19.65 per hour, non-contract, no benefit position

EVALUATION: Performance on this job will be evaluated annually in accordance with provisions Westfield School Committee

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $19.65 Per Hour

Equal Opportunity Employer
Westfield Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
<b>QUALIFICATIONS:</b> <ul><li>Bachelor’s degree and/or enrolled in a teaching certification program at a college or university <li>Experience tutoring students <li>Excellent communication skills and the ability to work successfully with staff and students</ul>
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Debra Ecker, SPED Program Supervisor
    94 North Elm Street
    Suite 101
    Westfield, Massachusetts 01085
    Phone: 413-572-6556
    Email: debra.ecker@schoolsofwestfield.org