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Volunteer Afterschool Tutors/Mentors Needed

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City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 101 people are interested

Do you like helping children learn? Do you enjoy interacting with children? Can you see yourself being a mentor and helping promote academic excellence as a part of youth development? Do you want to help out in your community? If so, this is a perfect volunteer opportunity for you. Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs at the City of Gainesville is in need of tutors to help 1 st through 8 th grade students attending Alachua County Public Schools with homework help.

  • Tutors are needed at Albert "Ray" Massey Recreation Center - 1001 NW 34th Street
  • Clarence R. Kelly Community Center - 1701 NE 8th Avenue
  • Eastside Community Center - 2841 E University Avenue
  • Porters Community Center - 512 SW 2nd Terrace

This volunteer opportunity requires a commitment of 1-2 hours of volunteer work each week or more for a minimum of six months. To learn more about our character building youth after school program visit http://www.cityofgainesville.org/ParksRecreationCulturalAffairs/YouthProgramsCamps/WhenSchoolisIn.aspx

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About City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs

Location:

PO Box 490 Station 24, 302 NE 6th Ave., Thos. Ctr A., Rm 210 (street add., Gainesville, FL 32602, US

Mission Statement

Our vision is to be seen as the keepers and hosts of the places where nature, recreation and culture meet, offering memorable experiences for all. With the mission to provide and maintain the natural, recreational and cultural facilities and programs that make Gainesville a great place to live, work and visit; and that help sustain the City economically, socially and environmentally. Our goal is to make each experience in our parks and facilities as enjoyable as possible so that visitors will come back again and again.

Description

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department manages over 3,200 acres of parkland with numerous cultural, recreational, and natural areas and facilities. In October of 2013, the Department became one of 119 agencies in the country to be fully accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Historic Thomas Center302 NE 6th AvenueBuilding B, 3rd Floor,Gainesville, FL 32601

(29.65771,-82.32219)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours of each week for 6 months

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