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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1168 Seneca StreetBUFFALO, NY 14210


About

Position Summary:

Provide general support for After School Programs and community initiatives at the Seneca-Babcock Community Center. Assist elementary and/or high school students with homework and other academic needs; Assist with or lead enrichment activities; serve as an adult role-model for students in an ongoing one-on-one capacity. This position is expected to support the creation of "community" through development of positive, cooperative relationships with students, school staff and other volunteers.

Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Assist students during "Homework Help" or any other academic support/enrichment from approximately 2:00 pm to approximately 5:00 pm--in approximately one hour shifts per volunteer session

  • Lead a project-based cooperative learning group during the school day or after school hours

  • Help answer students’ questions as they are working through the class material and projects

  • Support individual student academic needs as assigned

  • Lead literacy circles as assigned

  • Serve as a consistent mentor for an assigned student throughout the course of one school year in group mentoring or one-to-one planned activities.

  • Tutoring and Mentoring may also apply to adult education programs such as GED instruction, as well as weekend initiatives like Saturday school.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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