Prodigy Education connects students, parents, teachers and school districts with resources that promote a lifelong love of learning. Anyone with an internet connection is welcome to create a free account and try the most effective and engaging K-8 math platform in the world. Our business model helps us connect with youth around the world, with over 50 million students now voluntarily practicing math every single day — and enjoying it!
At Prodigy Education, we have an incredible team that works tirelessly to turn our goal of making education a human right into a reality. We are immensely grateful for our amazing team and all they do every day. We welcome people who share our passion to join our team, where you will have the opportunity to help an entire generation of students to LOVE learning.
Our passion is our mission - to help every student in the world love learning!
Are you a passionate mathematics educator looking for a new challenge with some flexibility? Here at Prodigy, we are establishing a new product to bring effective, fun, 1-to-1 learning to children everywhere! Our Prodigy Math Coaches are exemplary educators who know their math, and know how to make it fun for kids. They are excellent listeners and coaches, enabling students to reach their potential, and assuring parents that their children are building the skills and confidence they need to be successful.
Our Math Coaches can work from anywhere they have a stable internet connection. We are looking for a high degree of independence and flexibility and passionate educators.
Location* This is a remote contract opportunity, with a commitment of 20 hour/week availability required (with the opportunity for more based on demand)
You will coach children in mathematics, helping them with homework, building skills, or extending the curriculum
You will spark joy in learning and math confidence
You will work with families to define learning goals and report progress on those goals
You will engage with new clients to understand their needs
You will contribute to a team and help define and improve our new product
You will build relationships with children and families and retain clients for the long-term
Who You Are:
You are ideally a teacher looking to share your passion for math outside of the classroom
You work independently and are adaptable to any situation
You are an excellent communicator
You want a role that provides flexibility
Available to work evenings and weekends
Bachelor of Arts or Science in Education
Major or Minor in Mathematics (Preferred, but not a must)
Experience as a tutor (in-person or online) or as a classroom teacher
Excellent communication and rapport building skills
Proficient with technology and online tools (eg. G-suite, Excel)
Have access to a high quality internet connection
Have access to a quiet spot from which to tutor
Ability to problem solve and work independently
Customer service mindset
Exhibit Prodigy values of User-Obsession, Radical Candor, Growth Mindset, Extreme Ownership
Willingness to learn and work in a hyper-growth company
Bonus Points For:
Experience using Prodigy in the classroom
Understanding of Common Core State Standards and/or American teaching experience
An interest in educational technology
What We Offer:
The opportunity to build a career of value, and witness first hand the impact Prodigy has as the most engaging math platform in the world!
A culture of transparency
No is never the final answer, we want you to bring your fresh ideas to the team
No micromanaging here!
Be a part of one of Canada’s fastest growing software companies
Flexible working hours
We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Prodigy Game will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.