The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
We are looking for caring and enthusiastic adult tutors to work as adult literacy tutors at the Siena Literacy Center.
Using a proven training curriculum, tutors are trained to work with adults. Must be able to attend a 13 hour training. Additionally, the Siena Literacy Center as staff and volunteers to mentor the tutors, for a positive experience. The Siena Literacy Center is located in northwest Detroit, at the Christ the King campus (6 Mile and Telegraph).
As a tutor, you will be expected to meet weekly with your student for 3 hours (includes prep time and actual tutoring), for 8 months. This a volunteer experience that will change your life and the life of the person you're tutoring. We have a high priority for tutors between 9:00 am-5:00 pm.
Tutors must have at least a high school diploma.
When applying, please leave your telephone number and email address. Thank you!