Tutors and Trainers

Tutors help people reach their full potential in many areas of study including reading, mathematics, and science. Trainers educate, train, and supervise tutors and other volunteers according to the mission of the organization to which they belong.


Quick Facts
Duties Help students perform better in school (tutor); educate, train, and supervise tutors and mentors (trainer)
Alternate Title(s) Mentors
Salary Range Below $25,000 to $100,000
Employment Prospects Good
Advancement Prospects Good
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Best Geographical Location(s) Opportunities are available throughout the country, but are best in large, urban areas
Education and Training
  • Bachelor's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Speech
Experience Experience helping young people; trainers have several years of experience as tutors
Skills
  • Interpersonal
  • Public Speaking
  • Teaching
Personality Traits
  • Hands On
  • Helpful
  • Social
Licensure/Certification Recommended
Special Requirements None
Career Ladder
  • Director of Tutoring
  • Trainer
  • Tutor

Related Industries

Career Update Newsletter

Tips and tools to help you manage your ideal career.