Contact Information

New Students: (888) EDUCATE
Current Families: (972) 939-9000
Fax: (972) 957-2769
Monday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

Careers

Center Director

As a Center Director, you will manage the day-to-day operations of a Sylvan Learning Center, including responsibility over P&L controls, hiring staff, and optimizing the sales process, the curriculum delivery, and the marketing activities to schools and your surrounding community. You will direct the sales process of new and potential enrollments, monitor and track center performance, revenues, expenses, and fee collection as well as establish and maintain collaborative relationships with teachers, educational specialists and other school administrators and parent/teacher organizations. As Center Director, you will hire, train, and manage center employees, lead center staff meetings with all full-time employees; motivate and continually develop center staff, and demonstrate a high level of staff morale and spirit.

We require:

  • A high school diploma
  • Five + years of related experience (sales and marketing), with a strong focus on customer service
  • Excellent verbal communication and persuasive skills, and the ability to build relationships
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts, analyze/interpret business reports and statistics, and write reports and business correspondence.
  • Effective problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work some evening hours, and some Saturdays.
We prefer:
A Bachelor’s degree and Teaching certificate and/or experience in the education field.

What you get in return:
As a Sylvan team member, you’ll work in a fast-paced environment and make an impact on our business, watching your Learning Center grow! We provide the following:
  • A competitive base salary
  • Lucrative incentives and monthly bonus for meeting company objectives
  • Medical benefits for full-time employees
  • Thorough on-the-job training and learning opportunities, where you can develop your career opportunities with us.
  • Flexible work schedule as you have the ability to work evenings and Saturdays.
  • You would be part of an award winning team with strong stability and low turnover

If you want to be a part of an inspired organization that believes in fostering knowledge and confidence in children, improving the lives of thousands of families every day…

Apply today, and don’t let this opportunity pass you by!

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Director of Education

As a successful Director of Education, you will champion the Sylvan developed curriculum, manage and ensure the quality of the education standards and teaching staff as well as grow the business in your center. You will keep Mom & Dad informed on program progress and make recommendations to alter program prescriptions or offer additional programs. As Director of Education, you will select, train & motivate all certified instructors, teachers and educational staff, contribute to center profitability by controlling the labor budget, oversee staff for all educational policies and procedures, and partner with the Center Director to run operations. You will administer Sylvan Skills Assessments, write and recommend goal-based programs for Sylvan Students as well as monitor programs for performance, establish relationships and communications with students’ teachers for insights on school progress, and create a positive learning environment during all phases of the instructional program.

We require:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years teaching experience
  • State level teaching certification (current or expired)
  • Managerial experience
  • Previous Business and/or Sales experience
  • Strong Customer Service and Communication Skills and the ability to multi-task
What you get in return:
As a Sylvan team member, you’ll work in a fast-paced environment and make an impact on our business, watching your Learning Center grow! Our total rewards package includes:
  • Base Salary
  • Lucrative incentives and monthly bonus for meeting company objectives
  • Medical Benefits for Full Time employees
  • Thorough on-the-job-training and learning opportunities, you can develop your career at Sylvan and succeed with us in future roles!
  • Flexible schedule that allows you to work evenings and/or Saturday

If you want to be a part of an inspired organization that believes in fostering knowledge and confidence in children, improving the lives of thousands of families every day…

Apply today, and don’t let this opportunity pass you by!

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply now

Upper Level Math Instructor

EVERY STUDENT CAN MASTER MATH!

Given the right Math Teacher, any student can learn how to do math. Here at Sylvan we look for the very BEST Math Teachers.

We are seeking dedicated part time math teachers and instructors to give students the help they need when struggling with Pre-Algebra thru Calculus. You will work with groups of no more than three students using prepared lesson plans. You will be part of a team that monitors, guides and inspires each student to grasp upper level math concepts in order to overcome stressful situations involving math. Whether you are helping them with homework or assisting them prepare for a test, you will be making a positive difference with each student.

Specific subject areas include

• Math (middle school through college) – Specifically Pre-algebra, Algebra I and II, Geometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus and SAT or ACT Test Preparation. You'll receive thorough on-the-job training using some of the most advanced instruction methods available.

Requirements:
• BA/BS Degree in a field related to mathematics.
• Previous experience teaching preferred.
• The ability to successfully pass our Mathematics Certification Exam.
• Able to work on and off site.
• The ability to connect with middle school, high school and college students is essential.

With over 30 years of experience and more than 800 learning centers located throughout North America, Sylvan Learning Center has changed the lives of over two million students and families. Sylvan's trained and certified teachers provide personalized instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, study skills and test-prep for college entrance and state exams.

At Sylvan, students develop the skills to do better in school and the confidence to do better in everything else.

We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply now

Center Instructor

EVERY STUDENT CAN SUCCEED!

Given the right environment, kids can learn. That is the guiding philosophy of Sylvan Learning Centers.

We're seeking dedicated part time teachers and instructors to give students the help they need. You’ll work with groups of no more than 3 students, using prepared lesson plans. You will be part of a team that monitors and guides the success of each and every student.

Specific subject areas include:

  • Reading (all levels)
  • Writing (all levels)
  • Math (elementary through high school)
  • Study Skills
  • SAT/ACT Preparation.
You'll receive thorough on-the-job training using some of the most advanced instruction methods available.

Requirements:
  • State Certification for non-mathematic instructors
  • BA/BS Degree
  • Experience teaching preferred
  • Able to work on and off site (as required)

With over 30 years of experience and more than 800 learning centers located throughout North America, Sylvan Learning Center has changed the lives of over two million students and families. Sylvan's trained and certified teachers provide personalized instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, study skills and test-prep for college entrance and state exams.

At Sylvan, students develop the skills to do better in school and the confidence to do better in everything else.

We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply now

School Campus/Community Instructor

We at Sylvan are committed to helping students in our learning centers as well as helping students in schools. Our Contract Services and Supplemental Education Services (SES) Division is looking for qualified teachers to deliver small group instruction on school campuses and in community centers during and after school.

Specific subjects for grades K - 12 include:

Reading, Math, Writing, Upper Level Math, Science, Test Prep, SAT/ACT College Prep, Study Skills and English as a Second Language.

Requirements:
State Certification for non-mathematic instructors.
BA/BS Degree.
Previous teaching experience preferred.
Able to work on and off site or in center(as required).
Able to travel throughout the market.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Administrative/Teacher Assistant

As a Teacher's Assisant we will rely on you to obtain and file teaching materials for instruction in our center. You will ensure smooth instruction period transitions, monitor the in-house supply store and maintain center order and cleanliness. As an employee in our center you handle a variety of clerical tasks to help meet our student’s needs such as reception, filing, and copying as well.

Requires knowledge of basic office equipment and effective problem-solving and communications skills. You must have solid customer service skills, & detail orientation skills plus the ability to lift 5-10 lbs.

Some benefits are available to part-time employees. Evening and weekend hours are available.

With over 30 years of experience and more than 800 learning centers located throughout North America, Sylvan Learning Center has changed the lives of over two million students and families. Sylvan's trained and certified teachers provide personalized instruction in reading, writing, mathematics, study skills and test-prep for college entrance and state exams.

At Sylvan, students develop the skills to do better in school and the confidence to do better in everything else.

Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply now

Teachers / Alternative Certifications / Substitutes Needed

A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR INSPIRING TUTORS

Ace it! Tutoring is currently seeking:

  • Certified Teachers
  • Alternative Certification Candidates
  • Substitute Teachers
We are looking for people with a great attitude who might be interested in tutoring during the school day for Sylvan. Currently, several schools in different districts want to hire Sylvan to tutor small groups of students to get caught up. We need professional tutors available during the school day who are willing to travel in Houston and surrounding areas and who have reliable transportation.

Curriculum will range from our own Sylvan programs to different prep subjects. Tutors need to be available to commit to teaching all day for several months (depending on the length of the contract with the school).

You'll receive thorough on-the-job training using some of the most advanced instruction methods available.

JOIN US - AND BE INSPIRED!

We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Apply now