Part-Time and Freelance Positions at AoPS
Part-Time Positions with AoPS Academy
AoPS Academy is always looking for experienced instructors and administrative support staff
to work in our after-school learning centers across the United States. Our campus locations are often in need of skilled
math and language arts instructors to teach academic year and summer classes. We also hire energetic outreach and front desk staff in order to help support
ongoing campus operations.
To see if a location near you is hiring, visit the AoPS Academy "Join Our Team" page and choose a campus near you to learn more about applying for open positions.
Online Course Instructor
Visit our Instructor Page to
meet our team! AoPS instructors have outstanding teaching skills and love working with
students who are as passionate about learning as they are. Most instructors have masters
or PhD's in math or STEM related fields, and are usually experienced high school or
university instructors in real life.
Instructors guide students through lessons in real-time, online sessions. The majority of classes run once per week from 7:20 - 9 pm ET (4:20 - 6 pm PT). Lesson plans are already written, so prepping usually takes less than an hour. The classes are conducted using a combination of text and LaTeX; there is no video or audio. If you want to learn more about our innovative online classroom, we have a description on our website.
To apply and join our talented team of educators, send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a sample (or links to samples) of your work, such as a mathematical writing sample and/or lesson material that you have written. Note that your current location will influence whether we are able to offer you part-time or freelance work in this role.
Online Grader, Halper, and Teaching Assistant
Educating the world's brightest students takes an equally talented and dedicated staff. Our online
positions are an excellent opportunity for developing mentoring skills and earning money remotely
in a flexible, convenient fashion. We offer math, Python, chemistry, and physics.
In this role, you can choose to do any of the following tasks:
Thousands of writing problems are collected every week. Graders provide guidance and personalized feedback about what the student did well and how they can improve. Grading can be done at any time.
Halping (Message Board Mentor)
Our halpers guide students on our message boards by providing hints and encouragement when students post questions about homework. Halping can be done at any time.
Our teaching assistants supplement students’ learning experiences by answering questions in real time during our live classes. Classes run from 7:20 - 9:00 pm ET (4:20 - 6:00 pm PT) and are conducted using a combination of text and LaTeX; there is no video or audio.
- Starting pay rates are $15 to $20 per hour depending on how long you work, and can lead to promotions to more involved roles at higher rates.
- Positions are highly flexible and can be performed anywhere with a stable internet connection.
- Excellent opportunity to develop mentoring skills while working with amazing students!
- Must be 18 or older
- Strong command of the material (math, Python, chemistry, or physics)
- Good English writing skills