Recruiting 2014-2015 Minnesota Reading Corps Members

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Whether you’re looking to explore a new career in education, reenter the workforce or simply want to work with kids, you’re ready for the next thing. Become a Minnesota Reading Corps literacy tutor at Seward and start creating meaningful growth.

By joining Minnesota Reading Corps, you can be one of more than 1,000 trained literacy tutors placed in schools across the state. Tutors are parents, grandparents, recent college grads, and mid-career professionals. You will guide students toward becoming successful readers by third grade, see real results and make a lasting impact in our students’ lives, as well as in your own career. You’ll not only tutor students who need extra support; you’ll also make a meaningful connection with the school and our community.

During your eleven month of service as a Minnesota Reading Corps tutor, you’ll receive extensive training, support and professional development opportunities. In addition, you’ll receive a living stipend of about $484 biweekly and an education award of $5,645. Additional benefits include healthcare benefits and childcare assistance. All necessary training is provided and no licensure is necessary.

Pass the word on to a friend or family member! Learn more and apply at www.MinnesotaReadingCorps.org. Preference is given to tutors who can start serving August 10, 2014. Send questions to recruitment@servemnaction.org or call 866-859-2825. Questions about work specifically at Seward can be directed to Stephanie Sinclair (Site Member Literacy Coach) at stephanie.sinclair@mpls.k12.mn.us