Tutor in Adult Education

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Part-time Tutors in Adult Education in Silicon Valley Area (20-30 hours/ week)

“Shew me thy ways, O Lord; teach me thy paths. Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.” Psalms 25:4-5

Twelveacres Inc., is a non-profit, non-medical organization providing 24-hour care to developmentally challenged adults who are relying on Christian Science for healing.

Scope of Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Education Program Supervisor tutor and assist residents with expanding their mastery of life-skills.

Qualifications:

  • The desire to see and help students express their latent abilities
  • Experience working with adults with moderate to mild intellectual disabilities preferred
  • Strong command of English
  • Excellent people skills in listening, adapting, and helping to keep someone focused.
  • Able to guide with compassion
  • Sense of humor, joy, and patience
  • AA degree (or working toward a degree) in Special Education or related field preferred

Job Description:

  • Tutoring with adults in basic communication, language arts, and/or math skills
  • One-on-one tutoring in adult residential care homes 1-2 weekdays (approximately 3.5-4 hours per week)
  • Team tutoring on Saturdays with two other tutors to work with 7-8 residents (approximately 2-2.5 hours)
  • Attendance of mandatory monthly 20 minute meeting after one of the Saturday sessions.
  • Program will be structured by the program supervisor

Compensation: $15-30/hr based on experience

If interested, please submit your resume and a cover letter as soon as possible to:

Twelveacres, Inc.

595 Millich Drive, Suite 104

Campbell, CA   95008

Email: program@twelveacres.org or assistant@twelveacres.org

(408) 341-0400;

(408) 341-0411 (fax)

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