Become a Volunteer Tutor in the Lower East Side!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

197 East BroadwayManny Cantor CenterNew York, NY 10002


About

BECOME A VOLUNTEER TUTOR WITH EDUCATIONAL ALLIANCE TEEN CENTER @ THE MANNY CANTOR CENTER Empower a young person to succeed by tutoring in core subject areas to help them achieve their goals this school year and beyond!

WHAT IS YOUR COMMITMENT AS A TUTOR?

  • Work one-on-one or in small group setting with students in a core subject area to provide academic support

  • Available weekly (M- Th ) from either 4-5pm or 5-6pm

  • Serve as a role model, providing guidance and support

HOW DOES THE PROGRAM WORK?

  • Students are provided with a schedule of subjects to get the extra help they need

  • Tutoring takes place from 4:00-6pm Monday-Thursday (usually in a one-hour block)

  • Subjects needed: English, Math (Algebra 1 & 2, Geometry, Trignometry ), Science (Earth Sciece & Living Environment), History (Global, US), Regents/Test Prep

HOW TO GET STARTED!

  • Complete our Volunteer Application (http://mannycantor.org/volunteer/application/) and include the following info in the additional information section:

  • Your availability ( M- Th , 4-6pm)

  • What subjects you feel comfortable tutoring High School students in. Please be specific (i.e. type of science, type o f math, etc.)  

  • Prospective tutors will have a phone screening call, background check and reference check

  • Be available to attend Tutor Orientation on Thursday, October 6, 201

APPLY TO BE A TUTOR IF...

  • College Graduat es (or current college students, must be 18+)

  • You have experience or willingness to build a working relationship with youth

  • Strong knowledge of the subject(s) area that you will be tutoring

BENEFITS FOR OUR VOLUNTEERS!

  • Gain knowledge of working in an after-school program , while giving back to your community

  • Access to volunteer meet-ups, which include learning , social and networking opportunities,

  • Tracking of your volunteer hours for your company, school or affiliated group

  • Discounted membership to Manny Cantor Center Fitness Center (12+ volunteer hours/month to be eligible)

WE NEED YOUR HANDS. WE NEED YOUR HEARTS. GET INVOLVED BY VOLUNTEERING!


Skills

  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Environmental Science
  • Tutoring
  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekdays(M-Th) 1-2 hours weekly from 4-6PM
  • Screening phone call from a staff member, Reference check
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