Become an Employee
Learn how to become a part-time tutor
The Appalachian Reading Center, Inc. accepts applications on an on-going basis for part-time tutors. We are looking for friendly people with a background in education. We provide extensive training and support to our tutors. Please call us at 304/744-8188 if you are interested in applying for a part-time position or submit the online application below.
Bachelor’s Degree in an appropriate area of study preferred.
Knowledge or interest in learning about the Orton-Gillingham approach is essential.
Complete Appalachian Reading Center pre-service training program and participate in ongoing professional development activities.
Tutor children and/or adults with language-based reading problems (such as dyslexia) by following the instructor manual and carrying out systematic instructions.
Prepare and execute engaging, individualized lesson plans at appropriate student levels.
Maintain excellent student progress records and complete periodic reports.
Demonstrate professionalism in interactions with fellow staff, students, parents, and administrators.