Job Openings

At Tamalpais Tutoring, we are always looking for great math and science tutors.

Read our job description(s) below; if you have the qualifications we seek, please do email your resume with a cover letter to


Math and Science Tutor

Job Description: Tamalpais Tutoring is looking for talented, patient, knowledgeable Math and Science tutors for middle school, high school, and college students in Marin County.

Most of our tutors choose to work part-time but some work at or near full-time. Upon hiring, we typically begin by referring a few client hours per week, increasing up to 30 hours per week or more depending on client demand and the tutor's availability, interest, and skills as they meet our clients' needs.

Tutors set their own schedule and meet with students during afternoons, evenings, and weekends. Tutoring sessions may take place in our Kentfield office or online.


  • Tutor students in math and/or science, depending on applicant's background and experience
  • Create a supportive learning environment
  • Ask appropriate questions to identify a student's weaknesses and trouble areas
  • Be adaptable and responsive to students' needs
  • Give positive and constructive feedback to students
  • Schedule tutoring sessions in consultation with our staff, parents, and students


  • College graduate: B.A. or B.S. in math, science, or engineering
  • OR Currently enrolled in college: majors in math, science, engineering, or education are especially encouraged to apply
  • You must have a comprehensive knowledge of the subject area(s) you will be tutoring. Proficiency in high school math and/or high school science is essential.
  • Fluency in English is essential
  • Reliable transportation is essential
  • Previous experience as a tutor or teacher is a plus

Compensation: Pay is $30 to $50 per hour, commensurate with experience. We also offer a SIMPLE IRA plan for our employees, with employer match.

Apply: Email your resume and cover letter to

Please note: Because tutors work with minors, Tamalpais Tutoring conducts background checks before hiring. Tamalpais Tutoring is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).