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Tutor

Veritas Collaborative Dunwoody, GA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

A valuable opportunity for college graduates in a gap year before medical school; tutor math and science subjects in a clinical setting
A Tutor provides academic support to school-aged patients as designated by the Education Coordinators in the hospital setting.

Major Accountabilities

• Works one-on-one with patients on middle school and high school curriculum as needed.
• Tutors patients in the on-site classrooms during scheduled school groups.
• Utilizes patient coursework as directed by Education Coordinators.
• Communicates regularly with Education Team on patient’s academic progress and needs.
• Assists Education Team in maintaining the classroom supplies and organization; updates spreadsheets containing patient academic information.
• Provides a positive environment for supportive, recovery-based treatment.
• Maintains appropriate, therapeutic boundaries with patients and families at all times.

Specific skills

• Demonstrates advanced knowledge of middle and high school coursework including English, math, social studies and science; high level of math and science content knowledge is required.
• Creates an environment where students are at ease and open to learning and discussing something new and/or challenging.
• Connects with patients on a personal level and relating the lessons to their own experiences.
• Adjusts approach as intense situations with patients arise.
• Finds creative ways to present a concept to a student to incorporate his/her learning style and strengths
• Communicates effectively and consistently with Education Team about a patient’s development.
• Bilingual in English/Spanish, preferred
. • Superior customer service and communication skills.
• Advanced computer knowledge; Microsoft Outlook; and other electronic platforms.
• Ability to stay calm and solution-focused in high stress situations
.• Personable, reliable, flexible.
• High degree of self-motivation and ability to multitask.
• Ask for help or feedback, as appropriate
• Strong interpersonal and professional boundaries.
• Strong time management and organizational skills.

General Skills and Requirements

• Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
• Demonstrate competency and sensitivity in the area of multi-cultural, racial, religious/spiritual, gender identity, and sexual orientation issues.
• Meets dress code standards; appearance is professional, neat, and clean
.• Evaluates own performance and sees opportunity for growth.
• Reports to work on time and as scheduled.
• Wears identification while on duty.
• Adheres to company and facility specific policies and procedures.
• Represents the organization in a positive and professional manner.
• Communicates the mission, ethics and goals of the facility, as well as the focus statement of the department.

Veritas Collaborative

Why Work Here?

Great opportunity for professional growth.

About Veritas Collaborative Veritas Collaborative is a specialty hospital system for the treatment of eating disorders. Providing a range of services for individuals of all ages, we offer inpatient, acute residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient levels of care. Each patient’s care is individualized, evidence-based, and delivered in a gender-diverse and inclusive environment. Multidisciplinary treatment teams – made up of highly dedicated physicians, psychiatrists, dietitians, culinary professionals, therapists, nurses, education coordinators, administrative professionals, and skilled therapeutic assistants – aim to equip each patient and family with skills to continue recovery in the home environment. Our Culture We are a growing, mission-driven organization with a singular vision: a world in which all persons with eating disorders and their families have access to best-practice care and hold hope for a cure. We expect a lot out of our employees; that’s why we hire people who share our passion for leaving the world a better a place than we found it. If you find yourself drawn to a stimulating, innovative environment, you’ll be happy you chose to work at Veritas Collaborative. We share a common belief that eating disorders are lethal, but they don’t have to be. Join us, and help us save lives.

Address

Dunwoody, GA
30356 USA