LEI online tutors share the message of Jesus through the gift of reading or English as a Second Language. Tutors are trained in how to teach reading or English and then meet remotely two to three times a week with a student using videocalls and LEI curriculum.
Good interpersonal and communications skills are required. Completion of LEI’s 12-hour Tutor Training certification class and 2-hour Video Tutor Webinar. Enthusiastic in proclaiming the message of Christ through sharing the gift of literacy. Able to use basic videocall technology to communicate and share documents. An understanding of these communication programs or a willingness to learn them is necessary. Access to a stable Internet connection and computer or mobile device. Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith. The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.
1. Communicate one-on-one through video-chat calls using FaceTime, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Zoom, Skype or other video-chat program with a student for a minimum of 3 hours per week for 3 months.
2. Use LEI’s literacy or English as a Second Language (ESL) materials to teach reading or English. Encourage students and communicate with them about their assignments.
3. Score assignments and quizzes and provide feedback and grades to students.