Writing Coach / Youth Mentor


Cause Areas


Thu Mar 03, 2016 03:00 PM - Sun May 21, 2017 05:00 PM


Public school in SF, Oakland or Redwood CitySan Francisco, CA 94103


Position: Writing Coach / Youth Mentor for America SCORES Bay Area

Location: A public elementary school in San Francisco, Oakland, Redwood City or San Rafael

Hours: One day per week for 1 hour between 3-5pm

Start date: March 2017

Position Summary

In this volunteer role you become a "SCORES Coach" to support America SCORES mission: to inspire urban youth to lead healthy lives, be engaged students, and have the confidence and character to make a difference in the world. The SCORES Coach’s role is to help coach and mentor students in a creative writing and community service-learning program for public elementary school kids. This person is supervised by the School Site Coordinator and America SCORES staff.

Qualifications: Comfortable working with urban, multi-ethnic children. Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Patient and able to multi-task. Background check and TB test may be required.

To Apply: Please email Yuri Morales at ymorales@americascores.org


  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Youth Activities Management

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • 1 day a week for 1-2 hours per day for 12 weeks

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