Purpose: To assist school-age children with improving homework skills so they can achieve their goals, increase their knowledge, and develop their potential. Qualifications: Teaching experience is preferred, and completion of an orientation and training is required. Compassion, patience, adaptability, and the ability to learn and use new concepts are needed. Responsibilities: Providing homework help in reading, writing, grammar, spelling, and/or math, one afternoon per week.
Oceanside Public Library’s mission is to serve the informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs of our diverse community by facilitating literacy, lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, information equity and civic involvement in a welcoming, customer-focused environment.
Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.