Private Tutor
Gift of Education
Mississauga, ON

Mississauga Residents Only

Gift of Education is a non-profit organization that aims to provide quality education for children at home and abroad. We offer affordable, high-quality tutoring services for children in our community. Our approach to tutoring encompasses more than homework help, as we work with parents to provide strategic lesson plans catered to their child’s learning preferences.

We donate 100% of the proceeds to charities that provide education for financially struggling students.

Please apply online at www.giftofeducation.ca and complete the Tutor Logistics Form.

https://giftofeducation.ca/apply/tutor-application/

ONLY applicants that have completed the Tutor Logistics Form will be considered.

Responsibilities

A Tutor is responsible for:

  • Working with families/students to provide quality educational support to students of all ages
  • Maintaining timely records of all lessons given, milestones and setting goals
  • Keeping students engaged by motivating and encouraging them along the way

Key qualifications

  • Currently in University pursuing a degree or has completed their undergrad
  • Strong understanding of a core subject at any grade level – (Math/Science/English/French)
  • Must possess the ability to accurately compose, translate, edit and interpret written documents and instructions
  • Excellent computer proficiency skills in Microsoft Office products
  • Team player, quick learner and works well independently

Additional (preferred but not a requirement) for:

  • Patient when speaking with new families/students
  • Prior tutoring or babysitting experience

Some skills that we are looking for are:

  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills
  • Responsible – Someone who takes ownership of their tasks and their role
  • Organized/Timely – proven experience to meet deadlines
  • Initiative – Although we will provide guidance, the role is what you make of it. Pitch new ideas, speak your mind, we’d love to hear your take!

Terms and conditions

  • One-year commitment

Job Types: Part-time, Internship, Casual

Salary: $15.00 to $23.00 /hour

Job Types: Part-time, Volunteer, Casual

Salary: $15.00 to $23.00 /hour

Job Types: Part-time, Volunteer, Casual

Salary: $15.00 to $23.00 /hour

Experience:

  • teaching: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Mississauga, ON (Required)