Employment: One-on-One Professional-Tutor

One-on-One Tutor instructs a student.

One-on-One Professional-Tutoring Position

Job Description:

The GW Confucius Institute offers customized, one-on-one Chinese language instruction for individual learners. We are currently hiring Professional Tutors to work one-on-one with various Chinese language learners to improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. The Professional Tutors that we are looking for should be a native speaker of Mandarin, with a master’s degree and some professional language teaching experience.

The Professional Tutor will offer the language learners an immersive learning environment through conducting conversation and other forms of practice. The goal of the class is to meet the each learner’s specific learning objectives. Session frequency and duration vary.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Ability to Speak Standard Mandarin Chinese Fluently
• Masters Degree in Related Field: Education, Teaching Chinese as Second Language, Linguistics, etc
• Availability to Work Nights and Weekends
• Eligibility to Work in the US

Desired Qualifications & Qualities:

• Previous Experience Tutoring or Teaching Chinese to Non-Native Speakers
• Ability to Work Professionally and to Communicate Effectively
• Ability to Be Enthusiastic, Friendly and Patient with Learners to Create an Encouraging Learning Environment
• Good Interpersonal Skills and the Ability to Work with Students from Diverse Educational, Cultural and Social Backgrounds.
• Current or Previous Graduate Student at GW

If interested, please send an English & Chinese copy of your resume & cover letter to the contact below by the deadline:

Hiring Contact:
(202) 994-4808
[email protected]


• The work hours for this position are dependent upon enrollment, and a minimum amount cannot be guaranteed.
• Hiring is dependent upon the successful completion of a background check.
• We do not sponsor employment visas; candidates must be eligible to work in the US.
• The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.