Career Opportunities in Easton

Sylvan Teacher

apply for this position

The Sylvan Teacher is responsible for creating robust learning experiences for students and evaluates student progress on each assignment.

Sample Job Descriptions

Job descriptions should include clearly defined job functions, level of knowledge required and essential skills needed. Below are examples to help you create compelling job descriptions for your center. We highly recommend that you use the descriptions already created by selecting the "Use This" link to the right of each entry. You also have the ability to edit the description added or add your own position.

  • Director of Education

    Use this
  • Center Director

    Use this
  • Center Assistant

    Use this
  • Sylvan Teacher

    Use this
  • Lead Teacher

    Use this

-->
Essential Job Functions
  • Prepares for each instructional session; Gathers and prepares materials as appropriate
  • Greets students and initiates instruction to personally engage each student
  • Instructs students according to the design of the Sylvan programs
  • Manages students, tasks and time to create a balanced and robust instructional session
  • Evaluates and records the progress of each student on their program assignment
  • Uses praise and encouragement to ensure students are engaged and inspired to learn
  • Motivates students with Sylvan tokens given for specific achievements according to the Sylvan instructional management standards
  • Records and tracks tokens earned by students
  • Manages the conclusion of each instructional session and manages the completion oflearning log and transition activities; Supports procedures to ensure student safety and well-being
  • Communicates specific student needs to Center staff
  • Attends periodic staff meetings and completes ongoing training as needed
  • Completes certification training on each Sylvan program taught to students
Language Arts and Study Skills Program Teachers:
  • Four year degree or equivalent required
  • State or provincial teaching credentials (current or expired)
  • Minimum of one or two years of teaching experience preferred
  • Knowledge of phonics and reading comprehension preferred for reading teachers
Math Program Teachers:
  • Four year degree required in a discipline requiring 3 or more years of college level math
SAT/ACT, Test Prep, and Advanced Reading Skills Teachers:
  • Four year degree or equivalent preferred
Chess tutors: 
To teach chess to kids from K-12 grades at our center

Art & Painting: 
To teach Art & Painting to kinds from K-12 grades.

Skills and Abilities Required
  • Knowledge of general office equipment such as copiers, printers, and office phones
  • Knowledge of tablet computers preferred
  • Proven ability to engage, motivate, and inspire students to learn
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and be flexible
  • Strong problem solving and customer service skills
  • Strong team player

/ 4000 characters remaining.

Sample Job Descriptions

Job descriptions should include clearly defined job functions, level of knowledge required and essential skills needed. Below are examples to help you create compelling job descriptions for your center. We highly recommend that you use the descriptions already created by selecting the "Use This" link to the right of each entry. You also have the ability to edit the description added or add your own position.

  • Director of Education

    Use this
  • Center Director

    Use this
  • Center Assistant

    Use this
  • Sylvan Teacher

    Use this
  • Lead Teacher

    Use this
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be a complete list of all job responsibilities or skills, knowledge and abilities required.

Apply Now

*Required field
Attach Resume *
*Don’t have a resume? Not a problem! Please upload a brief career statement of your experience. Resume or statement should be in Microsoft Word or a PDF.