Academic Coach

Posted on Mar 9, 2019 by Sylvan Learning

New York, NY 10261
Education
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Sylvan is looking for K-8 state-certified teachers to join our NEW Sylvan In-Home Tutoring program that will be launching in New York City in early 2019! Join today and be one of the FIRST tutors in your area to become part of our exclusive community of high-quality Sylvan In-Home tutors, plus get access to Sylvan's best in class digital learning materials and training resources that will save you time and improve outcomes for your tutoring students
Are you a state-certified teacher looking to get started as a private tutor or grow your existing tutoring business? Are you a passionate, enthusiastic, skilled tutor who is willing to work with K-8 students in their homes or other convenient locations? Click here to sign-up, or go to to be one of the first NYC tutors that will be promoted to prospective families as part of the Sylvan In-Home launch!
Why should you become a Sylvan In-Home tutor and become Certified in the Sylvan Method?
Not only does Sylvan In-Home offer parents the convenience of having highly-qualified tutors come to them, but it also offers tutors like you easy-to-use, online resources and teaching tools that make managing all aspects of your tutoring business a cinch, so that you can focus on what you love the most…. helping kids !
As a Sylvan In-Home tutor, you'll get to:
  • Become certified in the Sylvan Method™, and access to our digital learning platform, SylvanSync. SylvanSync generates personalized lesson plans for each student to address academic gaps in reading and math ( in fact, kids in our centers show 2-3x more growth in reading and math when using our methods!)
  • Receive hands on training and support from the Sylvan In-Home team through completing your Certification in the Sylvan Method. We'll be with you every step of the way.
  • Be part of special promotions and incentives as a tutor offering the Sylvan Method - whether the chance to earn an iPad or be part of the elite NYC tutors we recommend first to parents, as a valued Sylvan Method tutor, we're invested in your success.
  • Establish your own rates and keep more of the income you earn because our commissions are the lowest in the industry
  • Provide your students with 1:1 tutoring at mutually convenient locations such as their home or a public library
  • Create and maintain your online tutor profile and have your own unique profile URL so you can market yourself and promote your new tutoring tools including the Sylvan Method
  • Set your own availability so that you can tutor when it works for you (and maintain it on the website)
  • Utilize the Sylvan In-Home website and mobile app to maintain your calendar/schedule, receive payments directly into your bank account, accept/decline session requests and communicate with your families
  • And much more...
What do we look for in Sylvan In-Home tutors?
At Sylvan, we believe education is everything, great teachers matter, and that a child's future depends on a solid education and a love of learning. Being a Sylvan In-Home tutor means you're part of the legacy and 40- year reputation of being a trusted, recognized brand that has helped kids succeed in over 600+ locations worldwide. That's why we want the best and the brightest, first-class tutors who share our passion. The ideal Sylvan In-Home candidate has the following necessary qualifications:
  • A Bachelor's Degree ( preferably one that relates to the type of tutoring you'd like to offer )
  • Previous or current state teaching certification is required as a prerequisite for becoming Certified in the Sylvan Method. Exceptions may be considered for candidates with a college degree in mathematics wishing to use the Sylvan Method for math tutoring
  • Demonstrated background or experience in the subject you are tutoring
  • Successful completion of a phone interview
  • Successfully pass a background check
Start inspiring a love of learning and building confidence in students now. APPLY TODAY and be one of the FIRST Sylvan In-Home tutors in NYC that is Certified in the Sylvan Method! Our website provides all the tools you need to get started and apply online! EEO/AA

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