Adult Literacy Tutor
Assist adults to improve their basic reading skills so they can achieve their personal goals and develop their potential.
Provide one-on-one or small group tutoring in basic reading, writing, and spelling.
Submit simple monthly reports on hours tutored, progress and challenges.
Maintain contact with Literacy Services Center regarding student needs, concerns, questions, etc.
Flexible, mature and patient.
Interest in and ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds.
Minimum six months commitment.
Schedule determined by the availability of tutor and student
Typically two hours per week plus an hour of preparation, reporting and travel time.
Training and support
Orientation to the Library and Literacy Programs and Services.
Attendance at tutor training workshop.
Ongoing in-service tutoring.
Provided wide variety of training and teaching support materials.
One-on-One support from tutor trainer.
Benefits to the Volunteer
Gain experience in working with people from diverse backgrounds.
Meet variety of interesting people
Help your community.
For More Information
Contact Mary Ellison at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Salinas Public Library Literacy Services Center at (831) 758-7916.
- Literacy / Reading
- Teaching / Instruction
- Reading / Writing
- Reading Comprehension
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum of 2 Hours/twice a week