Financial Literacy Mentor

Washington D.C

Job Description:

Reporting to the Project Director, the mentor is responsible for providing one-on-one mentoring and tutoring to adults that result in increased financial literacy levels, and maintaining cooperative relationships and open communication with all staff and students.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Delivering one-on-one mentoring and tutoring using a variety of materials and teaching techniques to enhance student learning, achieve core indicators of performance, and maintain student interest, thereby resulting in student retention
  • Monitoring student’s progress towards core indicators of performance, to include acquiring specific skills FL skills
  • Maintaining confidentiality of student records and personal information at all times

Job Requirements:

  • BA in counseling, social work, education, or closely related degree from an accredited college or university,
  • 3 years of experience providing financial literacy education;
  • Spanish language fluency;
  • Demonstrated ability to work with low literacy English as a Second Language speakers;
  • Demonstrated success in tutoring vulnerable populations in a community-based setting;
  • Direct experience in working with low income households;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines;
  • Keen attention to detail;
  • Ability to provide effective follow-up on individual activities in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment;
  • Strong time management and organizational skills; demonstrated ability to work well independently and in teams;
  • Track record of being able to produce work in a timely manner, with flexibility when necessary to adapt to changing work conditions;

Please Note: Only candidates who are eligible to work in the US for an indefinite period without a need for sponsorship will be considered for this position.

Please apply at this link:

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
  • Organization: URC - University Research Company
  • Location: Washington D.C
  • Grade: Mid level
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Finance and Banking
    • Finance and Banking
  • Closing Date: 2016-11-30

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