Help an Adult Improve their Reading and Writing!


(33.164448,-117.340935)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1200 Carlsbad Village DrCarlsbad, CA 92008


About

Imagine if you could not read to your child, fill out a job application, or write an email? An estimated 440,000 adults in San Diego County struggle with these skills. The Carlsbad City Library Learning Center works with English-speaking adults who wish to improve their reading, writing, and computer skills to meet their life goals. We provide all of the tools for you to be successful as a tutor including extensive training, free books and materials. If you are patient, caring and wish to make a difference in an adult’s life, please sign up to volunteer.

Skills:

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Reading / Writing

Requirements:

  • Minimum 21 years old
  • Comfortable with reading, writing, and speaking English
  • Able to meet twice per week for 1 ½-hour each session
  • Minimum 6-month commitment

We will work with your schedule during library open hours, Monday -Thursday, 9 a.m.- 8 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Skills

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two lessons per week

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