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College Application Tutors Needed! (Fully Remote)

Reston, VA · Education

Novastar Prep is a premiere private Tutoring and Test Prep service provider. Founded by socially conscious teachers and parents, Novastar Prep is built on the foundational beliefs that each student learns differently, possesses tremendous gifts, and deserves the investment in cultivating their personal excellence and becoming the best version of themselves. Novastar Prep delivers on this mission through our proven learner-centric approach that develops the learning skills and strategies required to achieve academic goals and build greater confidence for lifelong success.  Over a decade, with 100% of our students reporting greater self-confidence, our approach is working and in high demand.

We are seeking academic coaches for College Admissions Planning and College Essay Advising to work online.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher

  • RECENT or CURRENT tutoring/teaching experience; 1:1 college counseling and/or college admission experience

  • Passion for educating and building confidence

  • Clear communication skills

  • Willingness to commit for at least a semester

  • Must be able to pass a background check

  • Three to five years of college admission experience with an established record of success in helping students achieve admission to highly competitive colleges.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of U.S. colleges and universities, current admissions trends, and an understanding of international admissions policies.

    • Majors

    • Programs

    • Qualifications

  • Effectively manage time and meet deadlines

  • Rapport Building and Approachability

  • Google Suite, Zoom Video Conferencing, Online Scheduling, familiarity with education management systems, and learning new user interfaces.


  • Provide guidance to high school students on career exploration, academic course selection, standardized testing plans, extracurricular activities, and college list development.

  • Manage the college application process with high school students through advising on improving the chance of acceptance, meeting critical deadlines, and essay development.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with parents/guardians/students.

Novastar Prep Difference:

  • Guaranteed Match:  We match tutor and student to assure a mutually positive experience for success! 

  • Flexible Schedule: Work on your own schedule 

  • Flexible Locations: Many student locations to choose from

  • Competitive Pay: $30 an hour + additional income opportunities

  • Paid on time: Direct deposit payment every 2 weeks. 

  • Have Fun: Our dedicated team of advisors and coordinators supports each tutor's success.

Novastar Prep is an EEO employer and is a safe and drug-free workplace.



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