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.
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment