Good Shepherd Services Tutor in Bronx, New York

Good Shepherd Services is a leading multi-service agency with more than 85 programs that serve over 30,000 youth and families each year – and builds on their strengths to help them gain skills for success. At Good Shepherd we respect the dignity and worth of every person and reject intolerance, inequity and injustice in whatever form it may take. Voted one of the top 100 places to work in NYC by Crain’s New York, Good Shepherd Services offers a fantastic work environment, a collaborative team dedicated to fulfilling our mission, and an amazing array of benefits. Join our team and help make a difference!

Are you looking to make a difference in a child’s life? Do you love helping people reach their full potential? Do you want to feel good about the job you are doing? If you answered yes to all these questions then we want you to join our team! We are looking for a dynamic and compassionateTutorto join our team.Tutorswill provide daily guided math/literacy instruction to students in a small group setting up to five days per week.


Location: 120 East 184th Street, Bronx, NY 10468

Hours: 15 hours, non-exempt

Major Duties:

  • Tutors will instruct students in small a group

  • Tutors will prepare lesson plans in accordance with a prepared program curriculum as dictated by the individual needs of each student.

  • Tutors will work daily with two or three groups of up to six students each, leading students through high-interest texts (novels, non-fiction chapter books, short stories, articles, etc.) using a guided reading curricular model.

  • Tutors will coordinate with the campus-level site coordinator, classroom teachers, school administration, and parents to maximize student achievement.

  • Tutors may have additional opportunities to share special interests or talents and work with students in enrichment areas in addition to small group reading instruction.


  • High School Diploma minimum

  • Willingness to serve at a NYC public middle school and commit to working Monday-Friday for approximately 15-20 hours per week through the 2016-2017 school year

  • All tutors must undergo fingerprinting and criminal background check.

General Requirements:All staff are expected to be committed to the mission, vision, and values of Good Shepherd Services, which includes involvement in quality improvement activities and a willingness and ability to work within a culturally diverse environment.

Good Shepherd Services is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, participants, volunteers, subcontractors, and vendors. We do not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services.

Job Title: Tutor

Employment Type: Part Time

Date Posted: 01/11/2018

Requisition ID: 2606