Frontier Tutoring LLC
Position: Tutoring Specialist I/II - (Tutor) - Employee PositionPractice Area: High School/College English and SAT/ACT PrepPrimary Location: Online via Zoom
For SAT/ACT prep, paid company training is provided as part of your orientation; after training, you must be able to score in the 99th percentile on the appropriate sections of the SAT/ACT to work in the corresponding practice areas.Please Note: While we accept applications year-round, candidates must be able to work throughout the academic year; we do not hire for summer-only positions.Application: Fill out our online application at https://frontiertutoring.wufoo.com/forms/employment-application
About Frontier Tutoring
Frontier Tutoring is how Alaskans get ahead. Founded in 2008 by UAA students, Frontier Tutoring today is the largest Alaska-based test prep and tutoring brand, serving students from our center in Anchorage. Through our academic tutoring, SAT®/ACT® prep, and college admissions consulting programs, we are uniquely positioned to empower our students to succeed at every stage of their journey from middle and high school to college.
Frontier Tutoring is one of the most respected local names in educational services, and we're growing quicklymeaning that no matter where you are in your career, a job at Frontier Tutoring can help take you to the next stage. Learn more about why we're a great place to work by visiting our jobs website at http://www.frontiertutoring.com/jobsPosition Benefits
Earn up to $20.00/hour while experiencing the personal rewards of helping other succeed.
Build lasting relationships and cultivate future opportunities with talented local colleagues and a customer base that includes professionals who span nearly every industry and function.
Take advantage of growth opportunities, including training in new programs, leading special projects, and being promoted into management/leadership roles.
Provide academic tutoring to assigned students, either in individual or group settings online via Zoom.
This position involves working with high school and college students in [[math through Calculus I AND/OR high school chemistry, biology, or physics | high school/college English, SAT prep (with paid training provided), or ACT prep (with paid training provided)]], depending on the incumbent's qualifications.
Interact with students and parents to: (i) develop plans to meet student goals, (ii) inform them of student progress, and (iii) coordinate scheduling and administrative matters.
Prepare administrative reports for the company, as required.
Attend company meetings and training, as required.
General Position Information
In our Academic Tutoring business unit, Frontier Tutoring serves students in grades 5-12 and college. Our product focus revolves around college-bound high school students.
Mandatory paid training in our instructional methodology (The Frontier Advantage) and our relationship-based, consultative service model supplement your subject-matter knowledge.
Frontier Tutoring assigns students to Tutoring Specialists based on subject matter and scheduling requirements.
Qualified Tutoring Specialists may also be trained for and assigned to our SAT/ACT prep business unit.
Compensation & Hours
Variable/flexible track: Work hours vary depending on students assigned to you; set your own availability; hours are not guaranteed. 10-15 hours/week estimated (up to 30 hours possible).
Starting pay $18.00. Senior Tutoring Specialist pay $20.00/hour. Training, qualification, and other nonrevenue assignment pay $12.00/hour.
Demonstrable expertise, talent in teaching, and recent experience in the subjects/levels you are applying to tutor.
One or more years of undergraduate coursework completed with demonstrated superior academic ability. At a minimum, a course of study leading to a bachelor's degree must be in progress. Overall educational attainment should be commensurate with the subjects/levels you are applying to tutor.
May be required to submit official transcripts and/or proof of enrollment in or graduation from an accredited, degree-seeking program at a college or university.
Experience in tutoring, teaching, mentoring, or coaching others.
Commitment to superb customer service, including a commitment to checking your email and phone messages daily, and responding within a maximum of 24 hours (or sooner if able).
Exemplifies Frontier Tutoring's CORE qualities for educational service delivery staff (Charisma, Overt Dynamism, Ready Adaptability, Empathy).
Exemplifies Frontier Tutoring shared values (Professionalism, Resourcefulness, Integrity, Excellence, commitment to Stakeholder Value).
Ability to conform to company dress code (dressed and groomed in a clean, appropriate, conservative, and professional manner suitable for business).
Safety and Security-Related Qualifications
Must be willing to submit to a fingerprint-based state (DPS) and federal (FBI) criminal history records check administered by State of Alaska Department of Public Safety (fingerprinting, processing, and administrative fees paid by Frontier Tutoring).
Must be legally eligible to work as an employee in the United States.
Must be fully vaccinated to be assigned in-person sessions.
Optional Preferred Qualifications
Degree-seeking education at the undergraduate or graduate level completed at UAA
General familiarity with Anchorage School District member schools and curricular requirements
One or more years of frontline customer service experience
APPLICATION: Fill out our online application at https://frontiertutoring.wufoo.com/forms/employment-application