These are the teachers who assist the children in mastering the mathematics skills. They are an expert in mathematics and should impart their knowledge to the students.

**Job Description**

The main works related with this job are as described below:

- They need to teach the basic elements of mathematics to the students.
- They have to teach the various aspects of mathematics to the students.
- They have to teach both those students, who are weak in mathematics, but also those who are very good in it and want to learn some concepts.
- They have to teach the students according to their intelligence methods of solving problems.
- They work in association with the teachers and students, in developing their skills in mathematics, in the classroom.
- They generally need to work one to one with the children.
- They are not required to work the full time.
- They have to go from class to class to solve the problems of different children.
- They may have to help them in completing their homework.
- They also give problems and equations to the students, to be solved step by step.
- They have to discuss with the students clearly the problems that they are facing.
- They have to make a report regarding the students’ progress.

**Job Duties**

The main duties of this job are as discussed below:

- They have to give direct instruction to the students regarding any of the topics of mathematics.
- They have to find out new methods of teaching mathematics, so that the students are able to understand even the most complex of problems.
- They have to develop the self-esteem among the students.
- They should make the students feel confident that they can solve any mathematics problem.
- They continuously evaluate their teaching skills, device new methods, because one method does not suffices every body’s requirements.

**Skills**

The important skills required for this job are as described below:

- They should be able to teach students of different grades, and different intelligence levels.
- They should have good problem solving skills.
- They should have good communication skills.
- Their interpersonal skills should be good enough, so that the students are able to understand him properly.

**Work Environment**

The working conditions can be described as follows:

- They have work in schools, colleges, or coaching institutes.
- They have to work in close association with teachers and students.
- They generally do not work the full time and only come whenever required.
- They have weekends, and those days when the educational institute is closed as holidays.
- This job may require traveling a bit.
- They do not have to perform any physical labor.
- Good hand, eye, coordination are required.

**Qualifications**

The educational qualifications required for this job are as described below:

- They should possess at least a bachelor degree in mathematics.
- A master degree is an added advantage.
- Having a degree in education, or a teaching license is compulsory.
- Having an experience of a few years will be an added advantage.

**Tips for jobs**

The candidates taking up this job profile should keep the following tips in mind:

- They should like the teaching profession.
- They must be able to deal with the problems faced by the students, and should provide solutions in simple language, so that they are able to understand him properly.