Read and Play, Sing and Dance: Build Brighter Futures for Children in Oakland County Michigan


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Mon Sep 19, 2016 09:00 AM - Wed May 31, 2017 04:00 PM


1885 N. Pontiac TrailWalled Lake, MI 48390


**We have a high need for bi-lingual volunteers! Particularly, Spanish, Uzbek, Ukranian, Russian and Arabic.**

Work alongside the dedicated teachers at Oakland Family Services and have fun while you help provide a great start to a child's education! The purpose of the Children's Learning Center Assistant is to support the lead and/or assistant teacher in managing the overall day to day operations of our preschool.

  • Key Responsibilities:

    • Implement developmentally appropriate activities.
    • Assist with crafts, games, reading time and free-play.
    • Plan, prep and serve snacks and meals.
    • Ensure the safety and well-being of each child.
    • Have fun!!

    Our preschool serves 96 children, all of whom have been deemed at risk of educational failure due to poverty, developmental delays and/or parental incarceration or substance abuse (among many other factors).

    Join Oakland Family Services as we work to build brighter futures for the children enrolled in our preschool, and help us provide them with a quality preschool education that will ensure success in kindergarten and beyond!


  • Child Development
  • Child Care
  • Arabic
  • Ukrainian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • One, three hour shift per week

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