Back to Basics employs over 80 tutors, instructors, translators and interpreters, all of whom are experienced professionals holding Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degrees. Tutors and instructors are selected for each assignment based on a client’s expressed need, goals and schedules. Back to Basics serves the needs of a wide range of students with instruction in more than 60 subjects. Whether a student is pre-kindergarten through college age, or older adult, our philosophy of building skills and confidence remains the same.

Since 1985, the tutors at Back to Basics have been helping students reach their full academic potential. We work with remedial, special education, and enrichment students. In addition, we work with major corporations and small businesses doing interpretation/translation and teaching employees English as a second language (ESL), time management, writing, foreign languages, and other skills vital in today’s business world.

We offer 1-on-1 tutoring in our Center just off Augustine Cut-Off in Wilmington, Delaware, at our new Newark, Delaware tutoring Center on Paper Mill Road, or in the client’s home, school or office in Delaware, Pennsylvania or Maryland. Foreign language and sign language interpreting are also provided in these locations.

Back to Basics requires, at a minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree, 1 to 2 years of teaching and/or tutoring experience, and a true devotion to education. Translators and interpreters must have experience in their field as well. As the largest privately-owned, full-service educational facility serving the tri-state area, Back to Basics offers its employees:

  • The ability to create your own schedule
  • The ability to choose the number of hours and the location(s)
  • Benefits for part-time and full-time employees
  • Competitive salary
  • The joy of knowing that you make a serious contribution to the academic and personal life of another

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Current openings for Tutors

Current Openings for Translators

Current Openings for Interpreters

Current Opening for Specialists

 What is is really like to work at Back to Basics.? In their words…
“For more than ten years, I have had the privilege of working in an educational institution which embraces high academic standards and lovingly tells every student who walks through the door that success is within their grasp. I have witnessed countless student transformations focused not just on academic achievement, but self-esteem and awareness that learning is a lifelong process. The compassionate and dedicated staff led by a tireless and respected leader has come to be synonymous with excellence and success. I am honored to be part of the Back to Basics Learning Dynamics family.” – Elizabeth Roberts
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