The Youth Policy Institute is currently seeking an Academic Tutor for its Los Angeles Promise Neighborhood (LAPN) program. LAPN will transform the communities of Hollywood and Pacoima with a continuum of cradle to college and career services, and will be a zone of choice for families with a wide range of high quality options including tranditional, charter, pilot, and partnership schools. The centerpiece of LAPN is an innovate public private partnership that blends diverse funding streams around a core set of outcomes and objectives. The LAPN is transforming 18 neighborhood schools into full service community schools while opening six Promise Neighborhood Centers and dozens of satellite centers.
The Academic Tutor will assist students in developing the necessary skills to master the required academic standards by providing one-on-one and/or small group tutoring. The Academic Tutor will be placed in schools in the NE Hollywood or Pacoima/San Fernando Valley area. Academic Tutors work directly under supervision of the Community School Coordinator.