Tutor with Special Needs experience

Private Tutoring · Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
Department Private Tutoring
Employment Type Part-Time Independent Contractor
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $26 - $40 DOE

We have an immediate need for tutors with Special Needs experience who are capable in all K-12 subjects, and/or SAT/ACT test prep, Phonics/Multisensory Technique Trained and/or Executive Functioning Coaching, to conduct private sessions at students' homes and/or virtually online. Our clients are located throughout Bergen, Passaic and nearby counties.  If you are only interested in virtual tutoring, please do noy apply. Please apply only if you are trained in Orton Gillingham or Wilson.


APPLICANTS MUST BE WILLING TO DO IN PERSON SESSIONS WITH CLIENTS.

Part-time hours available!



The Company


BrainStorm’s mission is to create incredible life opportunities for our students and their families. We want our students to understand how uniquely brilliant they are and to experience "Dominance on Test Day, Confidence for Life."


BrainStorm's Specialized Academic Coaching (SAC) is an educational solution designed for students with learning difficulties. By partnering with the student and incorporating BrainStorm’s core values of customization, enthusiasm, and relationship, the specialized academic coach empowers students with the strategies and skills necessary to conquer his or her unique challenges. Visit our website for more info.


The Opportunity


BrainStorm Tutoring is seeking dynamic and articulate individuals to join our high-caliber corps of academic mentors. This is a unique opportunity to join a community of passionate teachers and to contribute to the education of local youth. In this role you will:


  • Work with students in a one-to-one setting (primarily in person)
  • Use executive function coaching to:
    • Help students with organization, time management, prioritization, planning, and task initiation
    • Work with students on changing perspective, improving motivation and overall effectiveness
    • Teach students how to advocate for themselves and become problem solvers
  • Keep a Flexible schedule
    • ~10-15 hours a week, at your discretion
    • We work with most of our clients in the 2-9pm window on weekdays and anytime on weekends.
  • Competitive Rate based on credentials/experience: $26 - $40 per hour
  • Receive professional development and training by BrainStorm senior team members


The Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Special Education or related field (i.e. psychology, social work, counseling, etc.)
  • Special Education experience a must!
  • Orton Gillingham or Wilson training required
  • Certification in Reading or Special Education highly preferred
  • Phonics training or a background in multisensory techniques is highly preferred
  • Math/ELA tutoring and/or SAT/ACT Test Prep experience is a plus!
  • Experience in executive function coaching or training is a plus!
  • Ability to work in person and have reliable transportation
  • Background Check
  • Must be a caring and qualified professional committed to the success of students!
  • All experience levels are welcome to apply – recent grads, graduate students, current teachers, & retired professionals


If you would like to join the family and believe you would be an excellent fit, we can't wait to meet you!


Submit your application today!

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  • Location
    Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
  • Department
    Private Tutoring
  • Employment Type
    Part-Time Independent Contractor
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
  • Compensation
    $26 - $40 DOE