Homework Assistant and Tutor - Daly City Peninsula Partnership


(37.593937,-122.38065)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Mills Peninsula Senior Focus1720 El Camino Real, Ste 10Burlingame, CA 94010


About

Tutoring: The intent of this program is to tutor students in basic skills and comprehension of subject materials. Students are referred to this program by classroom teachers - these are students who need reinforcement in reading and math.

Duties include:
Working with the tutors in various classroom assignments
Listening to a student read
Assisting students with their writing assignments
Encouraging conversations with students
Assisting students with basic elementary level math.

Homework Assistant: The intent of this program is to assist students with individual homework questions and encourage productive study habits.

Community Need Addressed: Volunteers will help children excel in their schoolwork and prepare them for higher education goals.

Duties Include:
Helping student complete their homework assignments
Helping establish a quiet study environment
Encouraging conversations with students, building a child's self-confidence

Qualifications/Skills Needed: Must love working with children. K-8th grade students. Previous experience work in a school environment is a plus. Volunteers need to be flexible and have a positive attitude when working with children.
Volunteers must attend a pre-service interview and complete a volunteer registration packet. Applicants must pass screening process which includes a criminal background check and TB test. The process can take two to six weeks.

Time Commitment Needed: 2-4 hours each week - during the entire school year

Orientation/Training: Volunteer orientation and on-the-job training will be provided by program staff. Volunteers also will be asked to participate in an annual In-Service training.

Multiple Sites Include (but no limited to) the following:
Bayshore Elementary School: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment
Westlake Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst.,Enrichment,
Susan B. Anthony Elementary School: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness
Daniel Webster Elementary: Tutor
Franklin Roosevelt Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness
Garden Village Elementary: Tutor, Enrichment, Homework Asst., Kindergarten Readiness
George Washington Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst.,Kindergarten Readiness
John F. Kennedy Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness
Junipero Serra: Tutoring, Kindergarten Readiness
M. Pauline Brown: Tutoring, Homework Asst., Enrichment,
M. H. Tobias: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment
Panorama Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness
Wilson Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness
Skyline Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness
Thomas Edison Elementary: Tutor, Homework Asst., Enrichment, Kindergarten Readiness

Skills

  • Tutoring
  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours each week - during the entire school year
  • Volunteer orientation and on-the-job training will be provided by program staff.  Volunteers also wi

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