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DC Reads

DC Reads hires new federal work-study and volunteer tutors at the beginning of the Fall and Spring Semesters. Students who are new to DC Reads must complete our current application on GivePulse. Students who worked with DC Reads in the past must re-apply on GivePulse by completing the returning tutor application."

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Step 1: Apply to be a tutor

Complete the DC Reads New Tutor Application on GivePulse. After you submit your application, our office will reach out to schedule an interview.

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Step 2: TB Test and Background Check

Complete a TB Risk Assessment and DCPS background check. Should you be selected, the DC Reads Team will provide more details.

Step 3: Attend training

Before you start at your site, you must complete all new tutor training. This training may be virtual or in-person, depending on the COVID-19 pandemic. Further details will be provided after hiring.