Tutor and Mentor Students In School!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Greater HartfordHartford, CT 06106

About

Available Volunteer Opportunity:
In-School Tutors/Mentors

Location:
New Britain

Duration: Weekday afternoon hours are available.

Depending on your tasks may include:
* Empowering 1st-5th graders with reading and math skills
* Sharing your interests or hobbies to broaden their interests
* Speaking "Life" into them through relationship
* Helping children develop their gifts and talents
* Partnering with/assisting school staff/ In-school coordinator, one per school

Impact: By serving with this volunteer opportunity, you will help children and youth achieve academic success, develop character and be supported through healthy relationships.

In order to volunteer you should be:
* A registered Urban Alliance volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven't already)
* Prepared to comply with and submit information for background check
* Willing to attend a 3 hr. informational training (for mentors) prior to starting. Usually held on Saturday morning in August.
* Willing to start in the fall.
* Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule. One day/ One hour/ Once a week
* Able to show love and patience towards children
* Ability to assist elementary-age students with homework
* Knowledgeable of elementary school academics
* 18 or older

A background check will be required to be placed with this volunteer opportunity.

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • People Skills
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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