Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know 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!