Tutors in the Classroom

We are looking for people who want to help our students succeed in a caring learning environment that addresses their well-being and reflects a diversity of perspectives and ideas.

What qualifications do you need?

  • You must be currently enrolled and attending an Ontario college or university
  • An interest in working with children of all abilities and backgrounds, and building relationships

Benefits of being a tutor

  • Contributing to the community by developing personal relationships with students
  • Gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the teaching profession
  • Strengthening your communication skills
  • Maintain a flexible schedule based on your availability and the school’s needs
  • Experience working with youth
  • A remuneration of up to $1000

As a tutor, you will:

  • Support student learning through activities such as guided reading and math problems
  • Help students develop critical and creative thinking skills through special projects
  • Assist students with the use of technology to enhance their research and critical literacy skills
  • Work in a classroom helping students in small groups or one-to-one for up to 100 hours

How do I get involved?

  • Contact an elementary school directly and drop off a resume and cover letter
  • Inform the principal you are applying to be a Tutor in the Classroom
  • Let the school know if you’re willing to work at another or additional schools as well