Writing Tutor / Teacher

Business Name: 
Sentence Center, Inc.
Type of Position: 
Part-Time Job
Grade Level: 
Burlingame, CA
Days/Hours per Week: 
9 to 15 hours per week
Pay Range: 


Duration of Position: 

Part to full-time status

Position Description: 

Are you a tutor or mentor looking to gain experience in the classroom? A writer seeking to share your knowledge with budding scribes?

Sentence Center, Inc. is looking for a part-time teacher for our after-school and Saturday writing classes. More opportunities to teach will also be available during the summer (June - August). Each class has a maximum of 8 students and is 1 to 1.5 hours long.

Our center has an established writing program. Our teachers do not need to create new materials, as we have a set curriculum.

Position Responsibilities: 
  • Teach writing classes to elementary and middle school students
  • Evaluate student essays
  • Communicate with parents about their child’s writing progress
Required Qualifications: 

Applicant must have experience working with elementary and/or middle school students. Applicant must also clear a background check.

Preferred Qualifications: 

We will require a writing sample from all applicants. This sample must demonstrate a writing proficiency of a college-level student

How to Apply: 

Please email the following to jobs@sentencecenter.com:

  • cover letter
  • resume
  • recent writing sample (original narrative preferred)
Application Deadline: 
Open until filled