Tutor in our homework chat

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About the job

At sofatutor, we believe children and young people achieve their learning goals best when they learn at their own pace and can access different learning media. For this purpose, our team has created a digital learning platform that makes individual learning possible anytime and anywhere. We offer students the opportunity to learn or review school material with the help of learning videos, practice problems, and worksheets and other features.

As tutor in our homework chat, you will be available for our students several times a week from 1 to 3 p.m. PST and make an important contribution with us to make learning easily accessible and student-centered. Currently we are looking for support for grades 1-6 in the subjects Math, English Language Arts, Science and Social Studies.

You can do the job completly remotely. Please apply with a comprehensive application and your earliest possible starting date.

Your Mission

Thanks to your instant help in the chat, the students master the tricky challenges in their homework with ease. You will answer questions and provide assistance so that students can solve their tasks independently and celebrate a sense of achievement together with you. These are your exact tasks:

  • Answering student questions in a 1-to-1 chat for your subject
  • Helping students navigate the platform
  • Additionally: answering questions via email in the question box

Your Skills and Experience

You feel like trying out your didactic talent with a completely different form of learning and want to help students activate and use their knowledge. The following are the necessary requirements for this position:

  • Must have completed or are currently seeking a teaching degree from an accredited school in one or more of the subjects presented on our platform
    – Virtual or in-person tutoring experience is a major plus
  • Didactic experience and a flair for school challenges
  • Fast and error-free typing on the keyboard
  • High degree of reliability and independence
  • Time availability 2 to 4 days per week between 1 and 3 p.m. PST

What We Offer

As tutor (gn) in our homework chat, you are an important contact person for our learners. So that you can fully concentrate on your work, we provide the following for you:

  • $17 per hour
  • extensive onboarding as well as an open feedback culture
  • support in your professional development through individual learning and development opportunities
  • Work wherever you are: Your work in the homework chat is possible regardless of location. All you need is a laptop and a stable Internet connection.
  • Your virtual colleagues in the homework chat and the team in the Berlin office are always ready to answer your questions.

Do all or most of these points apply to you and do the possibilities of digital learning excite you as much as us? Then you are the perfect candidate for us and we look forward to your application – even if you cannot meet all of our requirements yet!
If you want to be a part of this, please apply.
We look forward to receiving your application!

About us

For more than ten years, the online learning platform “sofatutor.com” is supporting students on all levels in learning independently and is also widely used in teaching. We believe that students can reach their full learning potential if they are given the freedom to go their own ways and set individual goals. With didactically tested learning content in 13 subjects, our product adapts to the individual learning progress of students and helps them to improve grades. More than 100 employees work on our learning videos, practice problems and worksheets to show students that learning is fun. Bring in your talents and make our mission your own!

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Interested in joining the team?

Please submit your application through our application form.

Apply now

If you have any questions, you can also reach us via e-mail.