Vanguard College Prep is looking for a fun and energetic self-starters, who have a passion for teaching and a love for students to join our avant-garde team as English Instructors.
Vanguard was founded by recent college grads who saw a disconnect between high school students and successful college students—we aim to bridge that gap. We are on the forefront of revolutionizing afterschool tutoring in the college prep arena and want someone with just as much enthusiasm for teaching as we have. Our culture at Vanguard is that of a start-up; although we are small, we have big ambitions—to create an enabling environment for students to not just learn but develop their academic careers.
A good candidate is flexible, ambitiously goal-oriented, and one who will grow with our company.
Full-time educator for an afterschool and weekend academic program.
Tutor small groups of students in Grammar and Reading Comprehension for the SAT and ACT.
Assist in developing and executing lesson plans.
Grade homework and classwork.
Log lesson descriptions into online platform.
Maintain schedule of students.
Mentor aspiring college students.
Conduct any necessary ad-hoc work.
A good candidate is flexible and is a change agent.
Bachelor’s Degree required. (Those with a Bachelor’s or A Master’s Degree in English or from a Top 50 US school are encouraged to apply!)
3.5 GPA or higher
Strong verbal skills and a mastery of the English language is a must
Teaching experience in English (2+ years) required
Proficient in MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, Google Drive, Skype