Build a student's self-confidence. Be a tutor!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

620 E. Diamond Ave.Suite HGaithersburg, MD 20877


About

Offer direction, support, and academic guidance to a student to build their self-confidence and improve their school experience. We will match you with a student from elementary through high school who can benefit from your skills. The Regional Youth Services tutoring program at Family Services, Inc. has been matching students from their programs with tutors for over 21 years.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Attend an interview/orientation
  • Attend tutoring sessions as scheduled and on time; notify staff in advance of any absence
  • Provide encouragement and support while assisting a child through the learning process
  • Provide instruction in good study habits
  • Observe confidentiality at all times
  • Keep staff informed about your tutoring experience, job assignments, or any concerns you may have

Qualifications:

  • Sensitive and adaptable to student needs
  • Acceptance of cultural, economic, and familial differences
  • Enthusiasm for working with children
  • Commitment to creating a stable, consistent environment for children living in potentially unstable environments
  • No previous teaching or tutoring experience necessary
  • Must have transportation to and from the tutoring site

Skills

  • Tutoring
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring

Good Match For

Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hr/wk, Mon. - Thurs. between 3:30 and 7:00 PM
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