The Literacy Center Tutor Coordinator, under the direction of the Literacy Center Coordinator performs entry-level, professional work for the City of Saratoga Springs Library. This position includes interaction with the general public and answering parent or guardian questions about student’s progress.
Literacy Center Coordinator
Literacy Center Tutors
Provides tutoring services to children between Pre-K to 5th grade, following already provided curriculum
Directs set up and take down of tutoring space
Organize materials as needed for session
Attends any necessary tutor training, prior to the beginning of each session of the Literacy Center
Ensures the safety and participation of assigned student and tutors
Communicates appropriately with parents
Performs other duties as assigned
Note: This description lists the major duties and requirements of the job and is not allinclusive. Incumbent may be expected to perform job-related duties other than those contained in this document and may be required to have specific job-related knowledge and skills.
Minimum age requirement 18 years
Minimum 1 session commitment
Ability to communicate positively with young children and their parents/guardians
Ability to organize and follow through with planned activities
Proficiency with PCs and standard computer software/applications is a plus, but is not required
General knowledge of office equipment, including photo copier, telephone, facsimile, calculator, shredder, etc.
Ability to handle confidential information in a sensitive manner
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Give supervisor 24 hour notice if unable to meet volunteer commitment
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Successful candidates for the Literacy Center Tutor Coordinator position have a High School diploma or GED equivalent. Preference will be given to applicants experience working with young adults and children in a similar capacity.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS T
ypically sit at a desk or table. Regularly walk, stand or stoop. Occasionally lift, carry, push, pull or move boxes weighing up to 30 pounds. Occasionally drive a motor vehicle. Work for sustained periods of time maintaining attention to detail.
Interested candidates should complete a Library Volunteer Application and submit it to: City of Saratoga Springs Attention: Melissa Grygla 1307 N Commerce, Dr, Suite 200 Saratoga Springs, UT 84045 Applications are available at: http://www.saratogaspringscity.com/library Applications can be emailed to MGrygla@saratogaspringscity.com.
- Literacy / Reading
- Teaching / Instruction
- Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum one session