Job Description

Position Description:

Leave a lasting legacy and empower the next generation! Peer Power Foundation recruits passionate college students like you to become tutors and mentors. Together, we'll invest in the future by guiding high school students toward academic and social success. Develop your leadership skills and make a real difference in your community – all while shaping young minds and building a stronger tomorrow.

What you'll do:
  • Become a Student Superhero! Deliver engaging, hands-on tutoring in the classroom, motivating and inspiring students to actively participate and own their learning journey.
  • Be In the Know! Gain a clear understanding of classroom learning goals and review upcoming lessons to support student success effectively.
  • Team Up for Success! Collaborate with teachers and fellow Success Coaches to create a dynamic learning environment.
  • Fun & Games with a Purpose! Design interactive activities that reinforce learning and keep students excited.
    Track Your Impact! Document progress and student growth through daily reports.
  • Continuous Learning! Sharpen your skills with summer and monthly training.
    Be a Role Model! Uphold professionalism and embody the Peer Power spirit!
Why Peer Power Foundation?
  • Consistent weekly schedules that work around your studies.
    • See “Availability” for more information
  • Competitive hourly rate to recognize your dedication.
    • Undergraduate student starting rate: $16.50/hour
    • Graduate student starting rate: $17.50/hour
  • Supportive team that is passionate about youth development.
  • Opportunity to build your network with like-minded peers and direct access to employers across all sectors.

Qualifications
  • Availability
    • Available to work 12-29 hours per week (Monday - Thursday, 7:15 am - 3:15 pm)

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* 1. First Name

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* 2. Middle Initial

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* 3. Last Name

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* 4. Address Information

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* 5. Contact Information

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* 6. Are you applying for a position outside of Memphis, TN?

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* 7. As Peer Power Foundation partners with various Memphis-Shelby County Schools, Success Coaches will be assigned to a specific school location. To ensure you can fulfill your responsibilities, do you have reliable transportation to and from your assigned school?

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* 8. Have you previously been employed with Peer Power?

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* 9. Are you an International Student?

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* 12. If a student at the University of Memphis, what is your U Number?

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* 14. Required Academic Experience

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* 15. First-Semester Freshmen Required Academic Experience

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* 16. Please rank the content levels 1-5 based on your preferred choice.
1 - Top Preferred choice
5 - Least Preferred Choice

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* 17. How will your experience as a Success Coach at Peer Power help you achieve your long-term professional goals?

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* 18. Our mission is to empower students through mentorship. Why do you feel your values and personality align with this mission?

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* 19. When not helping with direct instruction, Success Coaches often help by redirecting off-task behavior in the classroom while not being a disciplinarian. How would you handle a situation where a student is disengaged during active learning?

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* 20. Please upload a copy of your resume.

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* 21. Please upload a copy of your unofficial transcript. First-semester freshmen must submit a high school transcript or most recent report card with a GPA visible.

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* 22. First-semester freshmen only: If not visible on report card/trasncript, please upload acopy o your ACT ro SAT test results.

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