Community Service Representative - READING PARTNERS
Job location: Pasadena, CA
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2019-07-26
*****This position is only for Federal Work Study eligible students at Pacific Oaks College*****
Federal Work Study - Community Service Representative - READING PARTNERS
Reading Partners is a local nonprofit organization that works to expand life opportunities for at-risk elementary
school children by empowering them with strong literacy skills. Tutoring with Reading Partners requires absolutely no experience
and can take as little as one hour per week. We work directly with schools in low-income communities to provide one-on-one
literacy tutoring for students who read below grade.
Reading Partners is seeking qualified candidates for their Literacy Intervention Tutor Positions to serve between 4-20 hours /week.
They assist the on-site coordinator with tutoring and administrative support. In addition to tutoring, FWS students may also have
the opportunity to develop additional projects based upon academic and professional development interests.
Placement locations are scattered throughout Pasadena and student may choose desired location.
- Working one-on-one with elementary school students reading below grade level
- Tracking student progress using Reading Partners tools
- Administrative duties as needed
- Willingness to learn about tutoring strategies
- Patience working with students who need help learning
- Ability to work independently or with limited supervision
- Ability to commit to a schedule and come promptly when expected
Pacific Oaks offers a generous compensation and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work for a leader in the field of diversity and social justice. Some of our key benefits include: generous paid time-off, medical, vision, and dental coverage, company-paid life and disability insurance, 403b with employer contribution, multiple flexible spending accounts (FSA), tuition discount, and other perks.
Pacific Oaks is an affiliate of TCS Education System. To apply for this position or others, visit our Careers’ Page at: www.pacificoaks.edu
Pacific Oaks participates in E-Verify and verifies identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Pacific Oaks offers equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, parental status, housing status, source of income or military status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.