Tutoring Job Description

An MLC tutor provides engaging and stimulating sessions to motivate his/her students throughout the learning experience. As an educator, the tutor is responsible for creating necessary or extra activities and planning accordingly for sessions. 


  • High School Graduate

  • Familiar with Google Meet and Zoom



  • Communication (verbal and written)

  • Flexibility and Creativity

  • Time Management

  • Common Core State Standards

  • Basic Technology



  • Communicate effectively with related parties, including manager and parent

  • Exhibit reliability and flexibility when planning for sessions

  • Demonstrate professionalism 

  • Maintain a routine with each student 

  • Be familiar with My Literacy Center's mission and goals 


Session Expectations

  • Be prepared with the necessary materials and resources

  • Make time for introductions 

  • Avoid lecturing; ask questions and provide visuals 

  • Provide positive reinforcement

  • Normalize shortcomings and perseverance 

  • Check on the student’s well-being and attentiveness throughout the meeting 

  • Take breaks or switch up teaching method when needed

  • Allow time to summarize the task and discuss goals