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Senior Academic Tutor, Hrly

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Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Houston Independent School District

Senior Academic Tutor, Hrly JobID: 58966
Position Type:
Closing Date:
Campus Based - Support/Tutor - All Levels
Date Posted:
Stevenson Middle School
Date Available:
Location:Area:Job Category:
Stevenson Middle SchoolSoutheastParaprofessional, Administrative Support Staff
Job Code:Contract Type:Months:
Salary Minimum:Salary Maximum:

  • Senior Academic Tutor.pdf
POSITION TITLE: Senior Academic Tutor

CONTRACT LENGTH: 10M/ 11M/ 12M/ Hrly

Job Code: AC0231, AC0233, AC0235, AC023H Title 1: AC0726, AC0728, AC0730



Job Family - Academics

JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision, tutors and assists students in a variety of academic areas, individually or in small groups, to help those master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts presented by classroom teachers. Discuss assigned duties with classroom teachers to coordinate instructional efforts.


List most important duties first
  1. Performs all the duties of an academic tutor and assists students in the development of advanced learning skills and a variety of progressively complex academic areas.
  2. Observes students’ performance and records relevant data to assess progress.
  3. Coordinates and connects with classroom teachers to prepare instructional activities that aide in mastering specific skills, subject matter content, homework, extra assignments and the state mandated tests. Instructs and monitors students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injuries and damage.
  4. Presents subject matter to students under the direction and guidance of teachers, using lectures, discussions, or supervised role-playing methods. Schedules parent meetings and implements home visits to assist students and families as needed.
  5. Enforces administration policies and rules governing students.
  6. Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION: Some College

WORK EXPERIENCE: No experience

TYPE OF SKILL AND/OR REQUIRED LICENSING/CERTIFICATION: Microsoft Office Office equipment (e.g., computer, copier)

LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES: No supervisory or direct people management responsibilities. May provide occasional work guidance, technical advice and training to staff.

WORK COMPLEXITY/INDEPENDENT JUDGMENT: Work and tasks are often straightforward, routine, structured and guided by established policies and procedures. Little, if any, independent judgment is required, outside of making basic choices in the selection and application of established methods. The job receives frequent, ongoing supervision.

BUDGET AUTHORITY: No budget development activity is required.

PROBLEM SOLVING: Decisions are made on routine matters affecting few individuals and usually within the confines of the job's own department. Specific job activities and results are typically reviewed closely. There are limited requirements for developing new ideas or changes in methods, procedures or services.

IMPACT OF DECISIONS: Follows rules and procedures. Decisions can have minimal or no impact to HISD. Errors can be readily detected, usually by the employee, and, if made, would result in minor expense for correction.

COMMUNICATION/INTERACTIONS: Basic communication - very little communication required such as receiving basic instructions. Interactions are mostly with customers, own supervisor and co-workers in own department.

CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIPS: Follows through with customer inquiries, requests and complaints. Forwards difficult and non-routine inquiries or requests to appropriate level for resolution.

WORKING/ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Work is normally performed in a typical interior work environment which does not subject the employee to any hazardous or unpleasant elements. Ability to carry and/or lift less than 15 pounds.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Training, Tutor, Administrative Assistant, Academic, Education, Administrative

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