Austin Partners in Education (APIE) is looking to hire College Readiness Advocates to join our team for the 2018-19 school year!
The primary responsibility of College Readiness Advocates is to provide academic tutoring to middle and high school students to help them meet college readiness standards outlined by the Texas Success Initiative. This is a full-time, contract position that will end May 28, 2019.
College Readiness Advocates primarily provide academic tutoring in reading, writing, and math to middle and high school students to help prepare them for college level coursework. CR Advocates utilize APIE's College Readiness curriculum to provide small class and individualized tutoring to students at assigned Austin ISD middle schools and high schools. Advocates will receive training on how to utilize the curriculum, create lesson plans, engage students, manage student behavior, and assist students with the college-going process.
This position is ideal for an individual interested in pursuing a career in the education, social work, and/or nonprofit sectors. In addition to managing a tutoring caseload, CR Advocates will gain experience in creating and maintaining strategic partnerships, effectively managing competing priorities, and developing strong communication skills.
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Supervision Received: College Readiness Advocates report to the College Readiness Program Manager and College Readiness Program Coordinator
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