CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Project: VISION’s staff and volunteers are the core of the organization. Their hard work and dedication make it possible to serve our community. If you have an interest in a nonprofit career and working with youth, reach out to us! Project: VISION is an equal opportunity employer.

Project: VISION is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Lead Tutor & Mentor

We are seeking Lead Tutors & Mentors to work with our Program Coordinators and Managers to provide activities to our grades 6-8 and grades 9-12 youth. We are seeking candidates with strong personal academic records, leadership skills, enthusiasm, and passion for teaching and mentoring.

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Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7p and Saturdays 10a-1p. Shifts may take place in-person at the PV Center or onsite at local schools. Lead Tutor/Mentors must be able to commit to working at least three shifts (minimum 3 hours per shift) each week through the end of the academic school year (June 2, 2023). Candidates who are able to work 4 or more shifts per week will be prioritized.

Compensation: Hourly rates start at $17/hour

How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.

After School Tutor & Mentor (Grades 6-8)

We are seeking tutors for our After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors help middle school (grades 6-8) students build their knowledge, basic skills, and good study habits so that they can improve and succeed in their academics. We are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!

Responsibilities:

  • Provide students with homework help, check work, subject tutoring, and assist with test preparation
  • Provide enrichment activities that improve students’ knowledge and academic skills
  • Role model and provide mentoring (using a provided curriculum) for students
  • Help maintain student progress reports

Qualifications:

  • Must have completed high school or equivalent
  • Must have a strong academic record and be confident in a variety of subjects
  • Experience working with youth in the 11-14 age group preferred
  • Organized, reliable, punctual, self-motivated and team player
  • Excellent communication skills

Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7p and Saturdays 10a-1p in various formats including small group tutoring, one-on-one tutoring, and classroom settings. Shifts may take place in-person at the PV Center or onsite at local schools. Tutors must be able to commit to working at least three shifts (minimum 3 hours per shift) each week through the end of the academic school year (June 2, 2023). Candidates who are able to work 4 or more shifts per week will be prioritized.

Compensation: Hourly rates start at $16/hour

How to apply: To apply, please send a resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.

After School Homework Tutor (Grades 9-12)

We are seeking tutors for our After School Homework Tutoring Program. Tutors help high school (grades 9-12) students build their knowledge, basic skills, and good study habits so that they can improve and succeed in their academics. We are seeking tutors with strong personal academic records and enthusiasm and passion for teaching!

Responsibilities:

  • Provide students with homework help, check work, subject tutoring, and assist with test preparation
  • Provide enrichment activities that improve students’ knowledge and academic skills
  • Role model and provide mentoring to students
  • Help maintain student progress reports

Qualifications:

  • Have at least college sophomore standing or higher
  • Must have a strong academic record and be confident in a variety of subjects
  • Experience working with youth in the 14-18+ age group preferred
  • Organized, reliable, punctual, self-motivated, and team player
  • Excellent communication skills

Shifts are available Mondays-Fridays 3-7p and Saturdays 10a-1p. All shifts will be in-person at the PV HS Center. Tutors must be able to commit to working at least three shifts (minimum 3 hours per shift) each week through the end of the academic school year (June 2, 2023). Candidates who are able to work 4 or more shifts per week will be prioritized.

Compensation: Hourly rates start at $16/hour

How to apply: To apply, please send a resume to us via email at careers@projectVISIONchicago.org.