Responsible for the supervision and safety of school-age children aged five to twelve. The instructor will instruct using the PAL system and philosophy that goes beyond afterschool tutoring by offering an innovative approach to enrichment learning. Students can enjoy an individualized academic experience with PALS' proven track record. Developed with Common Core State Standards, the PALS curriculum helps kids build strong Math, English, Reading & Writing, and Critical Thinking foundations. PALS program begins with the diagnostic test, which pinpoints a student's fundamental strengths and weaknesses and prescribes a personalized study program.
Supervises all activities to ensure the safety of students at all times
Helps with student homework
Instruct from provided complete lesson plans as dictated by the PALS learning systems
Motivate students by using different teaching strategies
Teach in a fun and engaging way
Helps students by creating a fun and supportive environment
Helps maintain a neat, clean, and well-organized classroom; helps with general housekeeping tasks.
Maintain daily attendance
Helps students establish good study habits, personal hygiene, and proper social interactions
Must be an active participant and a positive role model to children
Exhibit courteous and helpful behavior to children, staff, parents/guardians, school personnel, and the general public
Report to the Head Instructor on any behavioral concerns or incidents involving the student in the program
Carry out all policies, goals, and mission of the academy.
Attends regularly scheduled staff meetings, in-service training, and other meetings as directed by Head Instructor.
Perform other related duties as required
Knowledge and Abilities
Classroom management skills
Ability to communicate with parents effectively
Proficient in the PALS learning system, which we will provide the training
Must be able to maintain strict confidentiality
Sensitive towards multi-cultural beliefs and practices
Ability to work as a team member
Flexibility and ability to plan ahead
Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and meet the requirements of the licensing agency
Passionate about working with kids and experienced in motivating students.
Bachelor degree preferred
Must have experience in teaching or tutoring
Excellent communication skills and know-how to simplify and explain complex problems
Must have a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others, be able to relate well to children, and be willing to fulfill responsibilities per the academy's program and philosophy.