Did you know that you can work from home helping students to become better readers? There are some companies that are now looking to hire online Reading Tutors to assist students this summer. This is a great opportunity for those with strong reading skills or who enjoy reading in their spare time.
Tutoring is a great field to pursue, especially for those who desire to work from home for various reasons. Here are some listed below.
- In high demand.
- Very rewarding.
- Some tutoring jobs pay over $20 per hour.
- Less stressful when compared to Customer Service work.
- Make a positive difference in someone else’s life.
- Fulfill a need.
- Create memorable experiences.
- May not require certification or experience.
- Greater chance of getting hired to work as a Tutor.
- Some Tutoring jobs are hiring worldwide.
If you’ve never thought about Tutoring before or overlooked it, now could be the time for you to give it a try. Many companies are looking to hire Tutors not just for the summer…but beyond. I found a few companies specifically hiring Reading Tutors that you can apply to today.
The Institute of Reading Development is now looking for summer tutors for their live online reading skills program for students of all ages. You will work with a variety of age groups from 4 years of age to high school students. Your job is to help them become successful readers so they can achieve greater success at school and beyond.
The company provides tutors with ongoing training and support. You must be a good reader, hard-working, comfortable with technology, and patient with students and parents. You will need a Bachelor’s degree to teach online classes five days a week including weekends. This is a full-time job working 37 to 40 hours a week during the summer. Tutors take home $600 to $700 a week. If you are hired to work from home as a Summer Reading Tutor, you will be offered other opportunities for continued employment at the company.
Reading Corps is another company that is seeking Summer Reading Tutors to help students in kindergarten to third grade become better readers. This job officially starts on May 23rd of this year. They employ over 2,000 tutors nationwide.
Reading Corps makes accommodations for anyone to become a tutor as long as you meet the qualifications listed below.
- Good attendance
- Can follow instructions.
- Maintain a schedule.
- Has basic computer skills.
- Fluent in English.
- Is 18 with internet access.
- Lives in Minnesota.
Completes a background check.
This job requires you to work 32 hours a week with various start and end times beginning at 9 a.m. Tutors receive perks packages that include health insurance covered at 100%, $5,320 for 300 hours of service, and a stipend of $760 paid every two weeks. You can read more of their perks and apply online here.
Littera Education is seeking tutors to cover peak tutoring hours this summer and possibly for the fall. You will need 1 year of experience working with students in some capacity, strong communication skills, a computer with Chrome or Safari, and reside in the US, Alaska, or Hawaii. You must be available to work Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4 to 7 EST.
Tutors will get paid $17 per hour. After you complete 12 hours of work, your pay will increase to $18 per hour.
Hoot Reading is seeking teachers as soon as possible in the US and Canada to help students boost their reading skills. Not only will you be required to read for 20 minutes online with children online but you will also provide constructive feedback when the child reads online.
You are required to have a Bachelor’s degree in education or equivalent, 2 years of classroom experience, and a passion for literacy. Teachers will work 12+ hours a week and are required to keep notes after each session. The pay starts at $18 per hour depending on experience. You can earn additional earnings for teacher referrals and working on special projects. The only equipment you need is an Apple iPad 2 or higher with reliable internet service.
Literably is a company that has work from home jobs for people to listen to the audio recordings of students reading to transcribe their errors. These audio recordings are oral reading assessments for elementary schools. This job requires no experience and allows you to set and work your own schedule.
Virtual scorers will make over $10 per hour. Payments are made via PayPal.
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