Tuesday Tutors for High School Refugee Students


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

515 West Harrison StSuite 213Kent, WA 98032

Our refugee youth greatly benefit from the support of classroom and in-home tutors.

About

CRB’s Kent Youth Program targets newly arrived refugee and ELL youth who are in need of additional academic support outside of the classroom. Beginning in the 2016-17 school year, CRB will offer small group tutoring sessions on Tuesday afternoons for a select group of refugee youth who are especially struggling with their academic coursework and/or English language skills.

POSITION SUMMARY: CRB is seeking volunteer Small GroupTutors to provide individualized or small group tutoring services to high school aged refugee and ELL youth at CRB's office in downtown Kent. Tutoring sessions will take place on Tuesdays from 3:00 - 5:00 PM and will focus entirely on homework help and English practice.

BENEFITS: Gain valuable experience working one-on-one with refugee and immigrant youth. Professional development and training opportunities available. Gain experience working in a fun and enriching youth environment. Earn Service Learning Credits.

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • STEM
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly on Tuesdays 3-5 PM; 3-month commitment
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