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Sellwood Middle School

Employer: Sellwood Middle School

Contact Name: Karl Newsome, Principal


Contact Phone503-916-5656

Job Category: Tutoring

Job Location: Sellwood Middle School

Job Description

The role of the Academic Tutor is to provide support to students in grades 6-8 in Mathematics and Literacy. The Tutor will work with a student for 1-2 hours a week at the minimum wage salary of $12.00 per hour. The tutor will consult with the content area teacher in order to determine the tutorial support that the student needs. The teacher will also provide instructional materials as needed for the benefit of the student. The tutor will be expected to be punctual (once a schedule has been established) and to keep a record of hours worked each week/month.

Job Qualifications

You must qualify for Federal Work Study through Lewis & Clark.

If hired, each tutor will need to complete a Portland Public Schools (PPS) background check. In order to do this, go to the website Select Lewis & Clark from the program pull-down menu. In the space provided submit your email address and complete the application. Once the background check has been completed, you will receive an email stating that you are ready to begin tutoring.

Hours/Shifts: 1-2 hours per week, can work around schedule

Pay: $12.00/hr

Application Process

Please contact Karl Newsome, Principal, at if you are interested in pursuing this opportunity.

Start Date: 10/01/2018

Application Deadline: 12/10/2018

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