SAT/ACT Tutor (Math) - Remote (within Learner)

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Company Description

Learner is an education company that accelerates learning. We believe learning is accelerated when content mastery is combined with passion. It is our goal to be the inflection point in a student’s SAT/ACT preparation, unlocking the potential that is naturally inside of them.
Backed by Mechanism Ventures, we are an ambitious startup and we're building a team of elite educators who share our vision and are ready to build something big and impactful with us. Our founding team has a track record of building multiple $100M+ revenue companies, has an extensive background in education, and we are looking for additional lifelong learners who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of students.

Position Description

We are hiring an Online SAT/ACT Tutor, with an emphasis in Math, who will provide exceptional tutoring for our clients.

Who You Are

    • Passionate about Helping - Great tutors are passionate about the subject they teach and about making a difference in a student’s academic life. They strive to be an inflection point in their education.
    • Flexible - Our tutors will recognize when a student is struggling and can explain material in multiple ways.
    • Tech-savvy - Our tutors will be expert on all of the critical technology needed to meet the needs of our students.
    • Engaging - Our tutors will have the ability to quickly and easily connect with students.
    • Enthusiastic - Energy is contagious and we expect our tutors to be passionate.
    • Motivating - Our tutors will encourages independence and ask good open-ended questions.
    • Life-long learners - Our tutors will lead by example in their desire to be independent, lifelong learners. They believe in the Intrinsic vs. Instrumental value of education.
    • Patient - Students will struggle and our tutors must be empathetic to their situation.
    • Exceptional listeners - Students want to be seen and heard. Our tutors will seek to understand a student’s needs.

What You'll Bring

    • Examples of how you have accelerated the learning process for students.
    • Proven track record of raising student test scores.
    • Experience tutoring students on the SAT and ACT.
    • Fast, stable internet connection.
    • Have a 4-year university degree.
    • Have a private space to hold sessions without disturbance.
    • 3+ years of SAT/ACT tutoring experience.
    • 1+ year of online SAT/ACT tutoring experience.
    • Experience tutoring at least 25 students to prepare for the ACT/SAT.

$25-35 per hour

Time Commitment

This is a freelance role starting at approximately 10 hours per week, with the potential to ramp up, as needed. Availability on nights and weekends is required. If hired, you should be ready to be matched with students pretty immediately! When we reach out with a match, we ask that you be responsive and let us know if you can take the client as soon as possible.


This is a fully remote position. We operate as a distributed team and can work from anywhere.