Volunteer Tutor (Los Angeles)


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


1565 E Central AveDuarte, CA 91010


Volunteer Tutor (anytime school days 8 am to 5 pm)


We are looking for volunteers to tutor high school students. We want two things from our tutors: quality tutoring and a positive influence on the kids they tutor. Tutors will provide tutoring services for students in their free period throughout the day. After school tutoring is done through Kiosk, a local peer-tutoring program. A wide range of subjects are taught including many levels of math, history, writing, sciences, languages, etc.


  • Be flexible with a student’s specific needs

  • Make sure students understand the concepts of the homework assignment as well as help them get the work done

  • Be patient

  • Cooperate with administration staff

  • Follow and comply with teaching standards and safety regulations

  • Build long term relationship with the students being helped

  • Be on time and respect your commitment

  • Be respectful to the students and teachers


  • Must be proficient with high school topics or know how to find the answers to the homework problems online or through textbooks

  • Patience and professionalism

  • Strong communication

  • Reliable transportation to Duarte High School or your tutoring location

  • Must fill out school forms to volunteer (we will help you with this process)

  • A entire semester commitment: 2 hours a week

If interested, please email support@openingdoorsfoundation.org

Send a resume and write a few sentences on why you want to be a volunteer tutor with us.


  • Tutoring
  • People Skills
  • Mentoring
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Life Coaching

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hours a week
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