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Job Title: Tutor

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Tutor to join our team. The Tutor will be responsible for providing academic support and guidance to students in various subjects. The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, a passion for teaching, and the ability to work with students of all ages and backgrounds.


  • Develop and implement lesson plans that meet the individual needs of students
  • Provide one-on-one or group tutoring sessions to students in various subjects
  • Assist students with homework assignments, test preparation, and study skills
  • Monitor student progress and provide feedback to parents and teachers
  • Collaborate with other tutors and teachers to develop effective teaching strategies
  • Maintain accurate records of student attendance, progress, and performance


  • Bachelor's degree in Education or related field
  • Proven experience as a tutor or teacher
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with students of all ages and backgrounds
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as needed


  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible schedule
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth
  • Positive and supportive work environment

If you are passionate about teaching and helping students achieve their academic goals, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Tutor

What is the best way to find and hire a Tutor near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Tutor applicants. Employers posting their Tutor job on Indeed get about 20 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Tutor applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Tutor are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 10 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 6 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Tutor positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Tutor role?
SMS has 99% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Tutor job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Tutors are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 149% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Tutor applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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