Ada Jenkins Center-LEARN Works Volunteer


Cause Areas


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


212 Gamble StreetP.O. Box 1842Davidson, NC 28036


Position Summary:

To provide academic, recreational and enrichment activities for middle school age students during the school year.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist elementary or middle school children with homework assignments and school projects
  • Supervise students on laptops and their participation on assigned educational websites
  • Coach students on challenging concepts using manipulatives and other creative resources
  • Empower children to make positive life choices


  • Must be 14 years old or older
  • Attend a brief orientation and complete a one-page agreement
  • Familiarity with and appreciation for the mission of the Ada Jenkins Center
  • Interest in education and empowering young minds
  • Good communication skills
  • Patience, love for children
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred, however not required
  • If you are a student, you must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Background check required for those 18 years old+

Time Requirements: One to two days per week for 3 1/2 hours, Monday - Friday. Shifts vary and start anytime between 2:30 and 4pm.


  • Child Development
  • Mathematics
  • Music Theory
  • Library Sciences
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3.5 hours
  • See Opportunity Description for Specific Dates needed this calendar year.

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