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DUYA is seeking Academic tutors to provide group tutoring support to youth grades K-12 at local school districts, community centers and community schools Los Angeles. 

If interested please review the job description below and click the drop down menu labeled under Academic Tutor. Once you have reviewed the job description click the drop down menu to complete the job application based on your language preference English or Spanish.

DUYA administrative team will be scheduling interviews for the next four to five weeks. If you meet the qualifications you will receive an email for a scheduled an interview within 24-72 hours of your submission date. 


Below are the job details:

Academic Tutor (currently hiring)

Eligibility: ages 21 and up


  • Host academic group tutoring sessions via in-person
  • Review and assist with recent and current homework assignments 
  • Prepare, create, and submit students’ progress reports.
  • Ask students about specific struggling topics or areas that warrant further exploration.
  • Prepare lesson plans or learning modules for tutoring sessions according to students’ needs and goals.
  • Provide feedback to students using positive reinforcement techniques to encourage, motivate, or build confidence in students.
  • Communicate with parents/guardians about the struggling areas or issues that require attention through written progress reports, in person, by phone, or by email.
  • Research or recommend textbooks, software, equipment, or other learning materials to complement tutoring.
  • Participate in all staff development meetings and professional development training sessions.

Qualifications: Entry – Intermediate level

  • 1 year or more of tutoring experience in a classroom, academic, or school setting.
  • Knowledge, expertise, and experience working with elementary and middle school students.
  • Must have a vehicle to travel to at least 1 school site per day.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and automobile liability insurance.
  • Must be able to work 15- 20 hours per work, 12 pm- 6 pm, M-F.
  • Must be able to attend a one-week paid 20-hour orientation and training prior to starting the position in August.
  • Must be able to pass a live scan and show proof of TB clearance.


  • FSLA: Non-exempt

  • No weekends and holidays

  • Employee assistance program

  • Compensation is fixed at $24.00/hour

  • Cal Savers retirement matching support

  • Employers pay for tutors’ certification and training support.
  • Mileage reimbursement is available for the position.
  • This is a year contract position has the ability to be renewed based on employee performance evaluation.

 Application process: (1) Application Form (2) Formal Interview  (3) Reference Check  (4) Orientation   

Volunteer (ongoing)


Eligibility: ages 16- up (high school, undergraduate students, graduate students, adults, seniors) 

Opportunities available include but are not limited to: 

  • Assisting with fundraising projects
  • Assisting with outreach projects and initiatives
  • Providing peer mentorship to students
  • hosting  educational workshops or classes for DUYA staff/ students
  • Participate in program evaluations and data tracking
  • Assisting with grant writting
  • Assist with tutoring individually or in small groups
  • hosting musical or cultural art workshops for DUYA staff/ students
  • Assisting with a community or fundraising event
Qualifications: Entry level
  • Excellent communication skills

  • Adaptable to a fast-paced work environment

  • Ability to work with students one-on-one and in small groups

  • Available to volunteer 2-10 hours per week for a minimum of 4 weeks or more 

  • Experience with google drive and Microsoft word

Learning Outcomes:

  • Develop communication and leadership skills

  • Demonstrate the ability to work with diverse groups of people and as a member of a cohesive team

  • Promote learning strategies to encourage student self-sufficiency

  • Engage in professional career development

Schedule Availability: Monday – Friday : 12:00pm- 6:00pm

Application process: (1) Application Form (2) Informal Interview  (3) Reference Check  (4) Orientation   

Employment requirements: (1) Livescan (2) TB Test (3) 4-week commitment period

    Employment Application (English)

      Position applying for: Academic TutorHomework Lab TutorVolunteer

      Contact Information

      Date of birth:

      How many hours are you willing to volunteer?*

      Skill Set*
      TutoringMentoringProgram DevelopmentAdvisorTeachers AssistantOutreachMarketing
      Interest of Study*
      What type of transportation do you have?*
      Public TransportVehicleBike

      Previous Work Experience

      Attach Resume:

      Person to Notify in Case of Emergency*

      Agreement and Signature

      By submitting this application, I affirm that the facts set forth in it are true and complete. I understand that if I am accepted as a volunteer, any false statements, omissions, or other misrepresentations made by me on this application may result in my immediate dismissal.

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      Our Policy
      It is the policy of this non- profit organization to provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual preference, age, or disability. Thank you for completing this application form and for your interest in volunteering!

      Employment Application (Spanish)

        La solicitud de posicion*:Academic TutorHomework Lab TutorVolunteer

        Información de contacto

        Fecha de nacimiento:

        *¿Cuántas horas está usted dispuesto a ser voluntario?*

        Conjunto de habilidades*
        TutoringMentoringDesarrollo del programaAdvisorAsistent del profesorOutreachMarketing
        Interés de estudio*
        ¿Qué tipo de transporte?*
        vehículode transporte públicoBicicleta

        Experiencia Previa de trabajo

        Adjuntar curriculum vitae:

        Persona a notificar en caso de emergencia*

        Y Firma

        Al enviar esta solicitud, afirmo que los hechos establecidos en ella es verdadera y completa. Yo entiendo que si soy aceptado como un voluntario, declaraciones falsas, omisiones, o cualquier otro hecho por mí las tergiversaciones sobre esta aplicación podrá dar lugar a mi despido inmediato.


        Nuestra Política
        Esta es la política de esta organización sin fines de lucro para la igualdad de oportunidades sin discriminación de raza, color, religión, origen nacional, sexo, preferencia sexual, edad, o discapacidad. Gracias por completar este formulario de solicitud y por su interés en el voluntariado.