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Ignite Reading Tutor Educator Certification & Start Dates


At Ignite Reading, we have openings for Tutor Educators at different times throughout the year.

If you’re offered a position, we will provide you with the specific start date for your cohort.

Ignite Reading’s Certification Program

All Ignite Reading tutor educators must complete our Science of Reading Certification Program in order to tutor. Please see the certification program dates above that correspond to each application period. Ignite Reading’s certification program is a paid, 5-week program that consists of asynchronous and synchronous lessons, practice with peers, and tutoring real students. If hired, you’ll be asked to rank your top three preferred class times from the list above.

Ready to Get Kids Reading?

Here's how to apply:

  • Apply Online

    We hire tutors throughout the year for different start dates. Once you apply, we’ll get back to you within 7–10 business days. Get Started Here.

  • Do a One-Way Interview

    Answer questions and demo your skills in a short video. We’ll give you a hiring decision within 7-10 business days. Learn more about one-way interviews in our FAQs.

  • Complete Onboarding

    Once hired, you’ll just need to sign an offer letter, complete a background check, and fill out your employment paperwork. Find full onboarding details in our FAQs.