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Wed Oct 03, 2018 06:00 PM - Wed Oct 24, 2018 09:00 PM
PeopleCare Center for Nonprofits120 Finderne Ave, Box #7Bridgewater, NJ08807
Help an adult to read, write, and communicate in English. Become a literacy tutor! Training provided. PRE-REGISTRATION is REQUIRED.
Literacy Volunteers of Somerset County is looking for volunteers to become Basic Literacy and English as a Second Language (ESL) tutors. Volunteers must complete a 12-hour training course during 4 class sessions. Upon completion of training, tutors will be matched with students. Tutoring is usually held at the local libraries in Somerset County.
The schedule for our next Tutor Training class is as follows: Wednesdays, October 3 through October 24, 2018 from 6-9 pm. To learn more about becoming a tutor, information sessions will be held at local library branches in September. See the following link for dates and times: http://www.literacysomerset.org/index.php/tutor-information-sessions
Training takes place at the PeopleCare Center, 120 Finderne Ave., Bridgewater. There is a $50 charge for training materials. Please visit our website at Literacysomerset.org for details. PRE-REGISTRATION is REQUIRED. To register for training, please visit http://literacysomerset.org/index.php/tutor-online-registration
Literacy / Reading
Reading / Writing
English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
12 hours to become a certified tutor.
Tutors are asked to commit to tutoring in Somerset County one hour per week for at least one year.