Math and Science Instructor
We are hiring for the 2021-2022 academic year (negotiable August 2, 2021 start date). This is NOT a remote position - all work takes place at our center in Westport, CT. Part-time or full-time positions available for the right applicant.
Our fundamental belief at Freudigman & Billings is that children learn best in the context of supportive relationships. We are committed to helping students better understand how they learn and how they can take ownership of that learning. Our team provides educational solutions for adolescents and children through individual assessment, personally tailored learning programs, and one-on-one coaching.
Subject instruction provides support in all varieties of coursework. These services reinforce understanding, provide support with weekly homework assignments, prepare students for exams, and develop analytical skills. The ideal candidate not only has a background in math and science, but also possesses an inherent curiosity about the process of developing individualized educational plans. Impeccable organizational skills, the ability to think critically, and appropriate professional judgment are necessary qualities to excel in this position.
Duties and Responsibilities
Report to the Director of Subject Tutoring, who reports to the Director of Educational Services
Ability to teach at the AP level in several of the following content areas: Calculus, Statistics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Economics
Collaborate with Director of Subject Tutoring as necessary in order to generate and execute specific plans for each student
Coordinate with other colleagues, such as a student’s Ed Therapist or Test Prep Instructor, in order to provide coordinated services.
Assist the Director with creating math and science curriculum and other special projects
Maintain confidentiality and security of client information
Attend weekly staff meetings and client case reviews
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Self-motivated and driven to help students succeed
Aptitude for building relationships with students and colleagues
Ability to thrive and be confident in a fast-paced environment
Ability to pass a background check
Weekday availability between 12:30pm and 9pm and Sunday availability between 11am and 7:30pm
Customer service experience
Prior tutoring and/or teaching experience
Experience with Standardized Tests (ACT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests) a plus
Undergraduate degree from a top college or university preferred
Eligible to work in the United States
All work is performed in the office in Westport, CT
Reports to the Director of Subject Tutoring
Based on experience
All applicants should e-mail their cover letter and resume to hr at freudigman dot com