LogicPrep is seeking dynamic academics who are passionate about teaching and travel to staff our São Paulo office for the school year of 2019-2020. With our International Instructor Program, we offer college graduates the unique opportunity to teach abroad while learning the local language and pursuing the many opportunities for learning in the vibrant cities of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
Who We Are
LogicPrep Education is an innovative company with a unique approach to academic support and preparation. With an expanding international presence, strong connections to our local communities, and inventive proprietary technologies, we guide our students and their families in both results-proven and creative new ways. Our offerings include standardized test preparation (SAT/ACT, SAT Subject Tests, TOEFL, AP exams, and SSAT/ISEE), school support, organization and study habit development, and college advising. By supporting the development of the whole person, we teach and coach our students to be the best versions of themselves.
Who You Are
The ideal International Instructor is an intellectually curious and empathetic individual, preferably with teaching experience, who is excited by the opportunity to work with a rapidly-growing and continuously-evolving international education organization. Instructors will conduct 1-on-1 lessons with students on a tuition and pro-bono basis to work on test preparation, school support, and academic applications.
In addition to having the security of a full time teaching position abroad, International Instructors will be provided with rent-free housing and enrollment in an intensive Portuguese-language program to help enrich their experience living in Brazil. No previous Portuguese experience is required!
Specific responsibilities may evolve over time as the business grows and evolves. General responsibilities include:
Preparing for and conducting one-on-one lessons for all sections of the ACT/SAT, TOEFL, and school support
Supporting students' college application strategy and essay development
Efficiently learning and utilizing LP's proprietary technologies, tools, and materials
Availability during LP's hours of instruction: Mon-Thurs 3-9pm and Fri 3-8pm
Creating informal internal lesson reports to track students' sessions and progress
Drafting monthly client-facing progress reports with families to share students' wins and challenges
Participating in staff meetings to refine and iterate on processes affecting the business
Attending weekly syncs with academic advisors to evaluate students' progress; pivoting where necessary
Working on content projects to develop LogicPrep's resources for students and instructors
Ability to navigate ambiguity and pivot teaching strategies tailored to student's learning style
Strong written/verbal communication skills and high EQ
Desire to educate and motivate students
Commitment to at least one academic year (September 2019-June 2020)
Score within the 99th percentile in selected sections of ACT
Score within 99th percentile in any SAT Subject Tests
Airfare to and from Brazil
Rent-free housing and utilities covered in a high-end apartment, walking distance from the office
Local mobile phone and data plan
Emergency travel medical insurance
Ten (10) vacation/sick days
Daily Portuguese lessons (15 hrs/wk)
How to Reach Us
Sound like you? If so, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to apply:
Set the subject line of your email to “LogicPrep Instructor – Application.”
Attach a PDF of your resume.
Let us know which subject(s) you are interested in teaching.
Respond to the following questions:
a. Why are you a good fit for LogicPrep?
b. Share a rewarding moment when you were able to impart your knowledge.