UCLA BruinCorps Tutoring

Position: Tutor

Working Title: Corps Member

Responsibilities and Duties:


  • Corps Members will tutor small groups of 3-5 assigned students or conduct individual tutoring sessions with their assigned students.
    • America Reads tutors (Elementary School Sites) will focus on literacy
    • America Counts Tutors (Middle School and High School Sites) will focus on algebraic proficiency
  • Corps members will communicate regularly with mentor teachers to create a plan of action for their assigned students’ academic progress.
  • Corps Members will track their students’ progress by collecting semester grades.
  • Corps Members will assess programmatic efficiency and efforts by dispersing and collecting Mentor Teacher Evaluations and Mentor Teacher Assessments.
  • Corps Members will foster a “college-going” culture among students and parents at their assigned school sites through the preparation and promotion of:
    • Family Involvement Events: Corps members will prepare age-appropriate workshops about college  (i.e.: introducing majors and minors, financial aid, a-g requirements, college admission process)
      • Corps Members will advertise the Family Involvement Event, fundraise in the community and gather donations from local businesses to provide food, school supplies, prizes etc. at their event.
    • Corps Members will help with recruitment efforts by presenting BruinCorps mission in lecture halls or by distributing flyers across campus.
    • Corps Members will partake in service learning events (including beautification events, campus tours etc.) across the Los Angeles area or at events taking place at sites we currently serve.
    • Corps Members will facilitate BruinCorps’ annual Spring Family Involvement Event during which 200-300 students come from our respective sites
      • Corps members will facilitate workshops and campus tours

Candidate Requirements


  • Ability to pass federal, state and local background checks
  • Ability to work 8-10 hours per week
  • Ability to commit for three quarters


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