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Math & Statistics Online Tutor (Contract)

Multiple Countries - Contracted

Want to get paid to teach subjects you love from the comfort of your own home?  Want the potential to earn $40K+ per year?  Need flexibility to choose your own hours- as few or as many as you want?

100% Online Math & Statistics Tutor Role

Study.com is dedicated to making education easily accessible to students everywhere. Our contract math and statistics tutors use an online chat portal to communicate with students in real time and respond to math-related academic and homework questions. Tutors can select their own schedule and work from anywhere, entirely online, and unlike other online tutoring jobs, we pay you for your time, not the number of sessions you tutor!

Job Description

You’ll sign up for a tutoring time slot that fits your schedule and be available during that time to instantly respond to student questions in basic and advanced math-related subjects via online chat sessions. You may need to screenshare to walk students through a problem, assess a student's comprehension level, and identify any difficulties the student has in following the calculations and solutions.

Requirements

  • You have expert knowledge of mathematics and related subjects.
  • You can clearly explain complex math concepts at a college level.
  • You have experience tutoring high school and/or college students.
  • You’re able to commit to a 4-hour scheduled tutoring session; you choose the window of your availability.

Our tutors are passionate about helping students succeed in their academic journey. Each tutor delivers information clearly, accurately, and in a friendly and helpful manner. If this sounds like you, apply today!

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Expert knowledge in statistics
  • Experience with online tutoring
  • Working knowledge of Freshchat and/or screen sharing

What We Offer

  • Reliable Payments: Timely, reliable payments twice a month via PayPal. All tutoring work is paid on an hourly rate.
  • Independence: Choose tutoring time slots based on your schedule.
  • Flexibility: Work from anywhere, completely online.
  • Supportive Staff: You'll have access to a supportive in-house team to answer your questions.

The Contract Process

  1. Complete the application and submit with your resume.
  2. Applications are approved and contracts sent on Wednesdays.
  3. Submit the contract within the 5-day signing window and agree to a background check.
  4. Once the background check clears, you'll be sent login information, onboarding instructions and orientation materials to get started.

Who We Are

The mission of Study.com is to make education accessible, and over the last two decades we’ve become the leading online education platform, delivering a personalized learning experience across a broad continuum of education for over 30 million students, instructors, and professionals every month.

We help empower millions of learners to achieve their education and career goals. We focus on increasing access to education because we know information is the ultimate equalizer and that education is key to upward mobility.

Come write for the company that was ranked 10th on Virtual Vocations' top 25 list of best partners for remote work in 2021!

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Basic Math Question:
A particle’s velocity is given (in units of meters per second) by the function
v = 1 + (t^3)/10 – (t^2)/20
Find the distance travelled from t = 0 and t = 2.*
Tutoring Question:
Select only ONE of the student-provided questions below and give a step-by-step solution that explains how you come to the correct answer as if responding to the student. PLEASE DESCRIBE YOUR WORK as though you were talking to a student.

1. Solve the following system of equations ALGEBRAICALLY (substitution or elimination).
3/4 x - y = 2
1/8 x + 1/4 y = 2

2. Find the average rate of change of the function on the interval specified: k(t) = 6t^2 + 4/t^2 on [-1,3].

3. A normally distributed population of ball bearings has a standard deviation of 25 and a mean of 300 kg. Given a random sample of size 100, how likely is it that the sample mean will be within +/- 5 of the population mean?*