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Achievement Connections Lead Math Tutor

Apply now(opens in a new window) Job No: 507312
Division/Organization: Community Partners
Department: Madison Metropolitan School District
Job Type: Local Work Study Student Jobs
Remote Eligbility: Not Remote
Location: Various locations throughout Madison and or Stoughton
Salary/Wage Range or Lump Sum: $16.00
Job Categories: Leadership, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving, Teamwork/Collaboration, Professionalism/Work Ethic, Education and Training, Nonprofit/Community-Based Organization, STEM, Local Work-Study Required Student Jobs, Honoring Context and Culture, Federal Work-Study Preferred, Higher Education-Student Affairs

Department Overview:

East High School, La Follette High School, Vel Phillips Memorial High School, OR West High School

Anticipated Start Date:

September 6, 2024

Anticipated End Date (If Applicable):

May 12, 2025

Remote Work Eligibility Detail:

Not Remote


Anticipated Hours Per Week:

5 - 15


5 to 15 hours per week.
Tutoring Centers operate 8am-4pm, Monday through Friday.

Salary/Wage Range/Lump Sum:


Number of Positions:



Work Study eligible students only.
Currently enrolled student.
Interest in Math Literacy tutoring.
Enjoy working with youth and adults.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Strong organizational skills.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Prior tutoring experience is a plus, but is not required.
Comprehensive orientation and ongoing training will be provided by the Madison Metropolitan School District, the United Way of Dane County's Achievement Connections program, and the Morgridge Center for Public Service.

Position Summary/Job Duties:

Tutor students to support their success in their current math course, primarily helping with homework and test preparation (lesson plans).
Prepare and ensure that tutoring sessions align with program practices.
Fill in for tutoring sessions as needed and assist other team members in ensuring math preparedness for program students.
Support students in a fun and professional manner that encourages attendance, engagement, and long-term investment in their math learning.
Develop and maintain relationships with students, tutors, AmeriCorps Members, and/or teachers.
Assist in math content creation for tutoring session resources.
Keep track of hours and tutoring sessions log.

The Morgridge Center will provide transportation to La Follette and Vel Phillips Memorial. This position will report directly to their site’s Tutor Coordinator. The Lead Tutor is expected to work collaboratively with their Tutoring Center, focusing on assisting/tutoring students and supporting volunteers.

Physical Demands:


Institutional Statements:

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

UW-Madison is an Equal Employment, Equal Access Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce.

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background-people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

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Accommodation Statement:

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