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As founder and president of an editing firm, I am thoroughly familiar with the mechanics of writing. I can especially relate to the needs of grad students because I just recently completed my doctorate in communication. I also currently teach English language courses at VCU.

Please visit my company's website at for information on we can help you with dissertations, theses, research manuscripts and much, much more.

Shelby Forbes
Rescue Edit, LLC

Part-time jobs

Math Tutoring Services 

Given my 35 years' experience teaching at college preparatory schools and university summer programs, I'm conversant in all fields of math curricula (i.e., Calculus, Statistics, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Algebra, Geometry, Probability, Matrix Theory, Discrete Math, etc.). Additionally, I'm well-versed in any and all college board assessments you may be planning to take.

From the specific to the general, I will configure my tutoring lessons to answer to your individual needs.

Resume and recommendations are available upon request. Contact Jeff Gadette:

Mother's Helper Needed

Looking for someone to give 12-16 hrs/wk to help Church Hill family with two working parents and two kids (1 and 4 years old). Schedule likely would be 3 to 7 p.m. Tues-Fri. and responsibilities would include: light housework (straightening, loading/unloading dishwasher, sorting laundry, etc.), meal prep, and helping out with bath/bedtime. Ideal candidate loves kids, craves organization, and has a friendly, can-do attitude. $15-20/hr based on experience. If you're interested, please email Katherine at

Tutoring Opportunities

Cardinal Scholars is a service that connects tutors with elementary, middle school, high school, and college students seeking help. Tutoring sessions can take place at the student’s home, at a nearby library, on the tutor’s campus, or even via Skype.
New tutors can join our platform to be considered for local opportunities that match their subject skills and weekly availability.
Desired Skills and Experience: Teaching, Tutoring, Leadership, and Mentorship
Responsibilities: Tutor local students based on your subject preference and availability (work as much or as little as you’d like!)
Qualifications: Fantastic teachers who have experience teaching or mentoring others, are academically curious and intelligent, and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher 
Compensation: Online tutoring sessions start at $15/hour, and in-person tutoring ranges from $23/hour up to $50/hour.
We connect tutors all over the country with students in their area for in-person tutoring - as well as online sessions - so you can tutor in your hometown during breaks and in your college town during the school year! 
To learn more, please visit and check out our FAQ’s for tutors.

Part-time Childcare Provider Needed

VCU staff member is looking for childcare for their one month old son a few hours a week on Mondays or Tuesdays and for some date nights as he gets a little older. The pay would be $10-$12 per hour based on experience and the family is looking for someone who has experience with newborns, references available and is reliable. Please e-mail Lindsey Rumancik ( with an introduction that discusses your childcare experiences and tells us a little bit about yourself. This is the perfect position for a graduate student looking for some flexible hours.

Hiring mental health professionals

Founded in 2009, The Wellness Group Youth and Family Services, Inc. provides quality intensive in-home, mental health support and outpatient therapy to individuals in the Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield, Chester, Colonial Heights, Petersburg and surrounding areas. Using an evidence-based service model, The Wellness Group Youth and Family Services delivers individualized and practical supports that empower youth, adults and families to lead happy and healthy lives at home.

The Wellness Group Youth and Family Services is a teaching agency and works hard to teach each staff member the essential skills in becoming an excellent mental health provider. When you join The Wellness Group Youth and Family Services, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals.

The Wellness Group is seeking QMHP’s to provide Intensive In-home Services to individuals ages 4-20 and Mental Health Support Services to individuals ages 16 to late adulthood. Mental Health Support Services is a skill building program designed to teach individuals with severe mental illness the skills to maintain stability within the community. Intensive In-home Services includes individual and family counseling and case management services. QMHP’s may have all IIH cases or may have a combination of IIH and MHS cases.

For The Wellness Group Youth and Family Services, a Qualified Mental Health Professional is critical to our success and exemplifies the work we do for our clients every day. A Qualified Mental Health Professional’s role is a fantastic role to continue your career path in the human services field with a myriad of career options to move up and within the organization. You will learn the skills to become an exceptional mental health provider.

Eligible candidates must have at minimum:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Human Services field and one year of related field experience (working with children or adolescents with mental health disorders)
  • Valid driver's license, current vehicle insurance and reliable transportation

This is a mobile position that involves in-home treatment. The QMHP will travel to the homes of clients who live in the Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield, Chester, Colonial Heights, Petersburg and surrounding areas. Mileage reimbursement is included.

Some benefits of working with The Wellness Group Youth and Family Services include:

  • Full-time positions
  • Medical, dental and life insurance benefits
  • Vacation/leave
  • Mileage and cell phone reimbursement
  • Free clinical supervision towards LPC and LCSW

Please send your resume to or visit us on the Web at


Richmond Translator ( is growing and recruiting contractual interpreters and translators for assignments in the Richmond metropolitan area. All languages desired. Experience not required but advanced language skills are a must—training will be provided. This is a perfect supplemental job, as you will be considered for assignments only on the days and at the times of your availability.

Interested individuals should send a resume and outline your related experience via email to Tricia at All work will be on an on-call basis as needed. Excellent pay. For questions please call (804) 218-3084.

Spanish, Korean, Vietnamese, Chinese/Mandarin, Tagalog, Somali, French, Arabic, German, Hindi, Persian/Farsi/Dari and others.


Huntington Learning Center in Glen Allen, Va., is looking for qualified individuals to teach exam prep and subject tutoring, specifically in math areas. The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Must have a four-year degree
  • Be available to work afternoons and evenings between 4-8:30 p.m., and/or Saturdays between 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
  • Be punctual and dedicated to our students
  • Be comfortable with advanced math skills

The benefits of being a part-time Huntington teacher include:

  • Training: we offer continual training that even experienced teachers appreciate. Huntington skills and techniques can be transferred to your classroom as well as to home for use with your own children. Become a more effective teacher as you enhance your present skills and develop new ones.
  • Students: work with a variety of students at all grade levels on an individual or one-to-one basis. As you track students' daily progress, you will see marked improvement in their skills, confidence and motivation. There are no discipline problems, so you concentrate on the academics. Since full-time staff conduct all parent discussions, you have no interaction with parents.
  • No outside work: with no homework to correct or lesson plans to develop, you just walk into the center and begin teaching. Everything is ready for you.
  • Year-round flexible hours: our after-school and summer hours adapt to your changing schedule. Since no preparation is needed beforehand, it's an ideal after-school job that's even better than tutoring on your own.
  • Great experience: whether this is your first job, or you're returning to work after an extended absence, teaching at Huntington is an excellent way to ease into the teaching profession and develop a reference that future employers respect. This opportunity offers experiences that are not available in the classroom.

Pay for this job will be $13/hour. If you think Huntington Learning Center is the place for you, please forward a copy of your resume and cover letter to or call (804) 270-0030.


Parliament Tutors offers private tutoring and test preparation for all academic subjects and standardized tests. We are currently seeking experienced tutors with superior test scores to join our team on a part-time basis.

Sessions typically occur in student’s homes. Rates for test prep tutors start at $30.00 per hour. All candidates will be required to have a face-to-face interview and background check. Interviews take place at our local consultation center (address below) or via web conferencing on Skype. Please apply online by following the link below. No phone calls please.

Parliament Tutors
1526 Split Oak Lane, Henrico, VA 23229
(804) 477-8827


Roommates Needed

Roommates needed for 4 bedroom house!

Details: S Allen Ave and Kemper. Least start Aug 10 2017. 1 year. 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom house!
2000 sq ft. total.  3 bedrooms open for rent. 1 bedroom occupied by me (young professional).

Large deck in back, off street parking, good size bedrooms, plenty of closet space, wall to wall carpet upstairs, hardwood floors downstairs, all kitchen appliances included, washer and dryer included, lawn care included. Dishwasher, garbage disposal, microwave, range/oven, refrigerator, washer. 

Cats and small dogs are ok. Might have deposit and stuff. Close to everything: 10-15mins walk to VCU, near Golds gym, Cary St gym, bars, Kroger etc!  Rent is inclusive of approximate monthly utilities...can change based on use. Application fee: $40 nonrefundable. Credit and background check will be required to qualify. Cosigners will be accepted if credit is not up to mark. Message me if any questions or interested at
Room For Rent
There is a bedroom available in a great house located in the heart of Church Hill with other grad students - less than 2 miles from downtown VCU/MCV, and a bus stop right in front of the house. Awesome location. Within a few blocks to everything, The Roosevelt, Broad St, Libby Park, etc. House is fully furnished, except for your own bedroom (I can have it furnished though if thats an issue for you), shared bathroom with one other person. W/D in unit. Common areas will be shared, but there is a lot of space in the house, so it never feels crowded! Great fenced in backyard deck and patio for grilling/hang outs. Or extra rooms where you can just study if you want to be by yourself. Rent is $750. There are lots of other perks in living here, just email me to find out or for pictures of the house, at
Room For Rent in Churh Hill
Looking for female to rent a room in 3BR/2.5 bath house in the heart of Church Hill. $810 a month all inclusive. House is furnished, except for the bedroom. W/D in unit, central H/AC, shared full bath, fenced in backyard, walking distance from all Church Hill has to offer! See link below or email for more information  
Roommate Needed

Graduate student looking for one additional roommate to fill a 3 bed/2 bath house in The Fan, on the corner of Hanover and Allen. This is walking distance to VCU's Monroe Park campus and a short commute to the medical campus. Rent is $700/month plus 1/3 of utilities. Utilities include gas, water, electric, and Internet. Each of the bedrooms is spacious and private, and the house has both a front porch and fenced in back patio. Washer and dryer are included in unit. Contact for more details or questions.
House for rent Chippenham Hospital area
Trilevel with 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths,  updated kitchen, LR, Dining Room, Den with fireplace, Heatpump/ AC.  Open House May 21st, 2-5pm.  Within walking distance to hospital, 6937 Doulton Road, Richmond 23225.  1,400.00 per month.  Contact Ron 804-641-8180 with questions. 

Room for Rent - Westover Hills

Room for rent on 2nd floor of a clean, quiet, spacious 2000 sqft house a few blocks from the river, near Wayside Spring and 0.6 mile from Forest Hill Park. Room is 13.5ft x 12ft, hardwood floors, 9 ft ceilings, big windows. Share full bath on same level with 1 other person. There's also a half bath on 1st floor. House has spatious living room, formal dining room, a nice sunroom and
a tiny guest room. Full basement and attic - lots of room for bikes, kayaks, etc. Big fenced yard with commercial grade string lights, shed. 0.24 acre lot. No smoking. Off street parking from the alley. Central AC and radiator heating. Sec dep $650.
Text or call 831-915-0296.  Westover Hills

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