iEducate

About iEducate

Our mission: Connecting young adults who aspire to teach with students who need to learn.

iEducate employs college and high school students as tutors to work as co-teachers alongside elementary teachers in order to enhance the learning of underserved students. The tutor provides both whole-class support as well as targeted group instruction to students in small groups. Our vision is to develop a cost-effective & sustainable co-teaching model for school districts to engage youth from the surrounding community as tutors in order to accelerate the learning of underserved students while also strengthening our future teacher workforce.

Job Description

Houston, Texas-based position. Part-time, $14-15/hour. In-person Work.

Weekly required hours will range depending on iEducate Ambassador availability & organizational need to attend/host recruiting events.

Responsibilities

  • Serve as an on-campus recruiter on college, university, and high school campuses
    • Attend career fairs, mixers, socials, and various meetings held by student organizations and career services to spread the word about iEducate
    • Table at community events and/or other areas of interest that we anticipate high foot traffic from prospective student tutors
    • Drive to your assigned location, and set up a table with fliers & other materials
    • Approach and engage college & high school students, answer their questions, and encourage them to apply to become tutors
    • Pass out flyers to prospects
  • Share about your experience in the iEducate program - For former/current tutors only
    • Participate in information sessions with prospective recruits
    • Serve as a tutor panelist for iEducate events & speaking engagements
    • Participate in coaching sessions where you learn how to represent iEducate and practice your “elevator pitch”

Work Demands

  • A valid driver’s license and valid automobile liability insurance
  • Able to lift 20 lbs
  • Ability to deliver recruiting materials and host/attend recruiting events, requiring travel to college sites

Skills

    • Ability to engage with people, and answer questions with confidence
    • Ability to deal with various types of individuals with high levels of respect and professionalism
    • Ability to communicate our message effectively
    • A desire to proactively approach people
    • Good personal time management
    • Self reliance to perform recruitment without direct supervision

    Location

    On various college, university, and high school campuses and partner locations around the Houston Area.

    A Diverse and Inclusive Workplace

    iEducate is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

    Please direct all questions/inquiries to contact @ ieducateusa.org