After School Tutor (Northwest Community Center)

600 N Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401, USA Req #20348
Monday, June 6, 2022

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has a job opening for an After School Tutor for the Northwest Community Center, located in West Palm Beach, FL.


Assists, instructs, and evaluates children in the academic areas in which they are weak so they may better understand and perform the skills in those areas; confers directly with the student’s parents regarding the student’s progress; conducts individual and group tutoring sessions with students; prepares various reports documenting the student’s progress and shares the same with parents and others as necessary.

Supervises children, implements activities, maintains classroom environment, ensures children’s safety, establishes a positive environment for children and families.


This position is considered full time with access to the following benefits at the completion of 90-days of employment.

  • Employee Health Plan (Medical, Dental, Vision, Pharmacy and Hearing)
  • Includes online doctor visits through LiveHealth Online
  • Behavioral health visits with board-certified Psychologists and Psychiatgrists available LiveHealth Online.
  • Life Insurance: Benefit amount $20,000
  • Voluntary Life Insurance (up to $300,000 for employee and $10,000 elective for spouse and children)
  • Short Term Disability
  • Elective Long-Term Disability
  • Grief Counseling Services
  • Will Preparation Services (available through enrollment in Voluntary Life Insurance plan)
  • Pension Plan (3% of quarterly earnings, plus 3% match)
  • Elective contributions to 403(b) via payroll withholding
  • Elective FSA plan
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans through AFLAC
  • Two (2) weeks paid vacation per year, three weeks after year 5
  • Twelve (12) days paid sick per year (of which 6 can be used as personal days)
  • Twelve (12) paid holidays per year
  • One (1) floating holiday
  • One (1) Employee-Appreciation Day


Knowledge of the principles and practices of childhood education.

Knowledge of effective education tools and techniques for children.

Ability to instruct, lead, and motivate children in educational environments.

Ability to evaluate students progress and determine student's strengths and weaknesses.

Ability to customize tutoring sessions to students needs utilizing innovative and accepted practices.

Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with teachers, students, and parents.

Ability to recognize, understand, and attempt to overcome characteristics of dysfunctional families.

Ability to monitor, influence, control, and evaluate the assistance provided by a Tutor Aide.


High school diploma or G.E.D and

one year experience teaching school aged children basic academics, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required

knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Valid State Driver's License.

First Aid and CPR certification.

45 hour DCF required school age training.


Works is performed in a normal classroom or office environment where there are little or no physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like and outside in a playground environment where there may be some discomfort associated with dirt.

Work requires occasional travel to schools which may involve exposure to changes in weather and/or heavy traffic.

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom if this posting.

Application submittal period: 6/6/2022 – 7/6/2022

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.

We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!

Other details

  • Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Recreation
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $14.99
  • Job Start Date Monday, June 6, 2022
  • Job End Date Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Location on Google Maps
  • 600 N Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401, USA