Field Healthy Start Volunteer Tutor

Cause Areas


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


Clairemont AreaSan Diego, CA 92117



Tutor youth (4th and 5th grade) in small groups for the following subjects: Math (must have a knowledge of common core) and literacy (with a focus on writing essays.


Clairemont Area

Start Date - End Date:

As early as mid-March 2017 to the end of the school year

Key Responsibilities:

~Pulling out small groups (within the classroom) and re-teaching a math or literacy lesson and/or providing additional support in the class.

~Help with homework and class work

~Provide academic support

~Be comfortable with one-on-one support

~Encourage attendance and positive behavior

~Serve as a role model to others

~Participate in the activities the children are doing

~Relate well to children and adults

~Willingness to share one’s time with others

~Ability to take direction and guidance from the Site Supervisor

~Ability to work with people from diverse cultures


~Knowledge of math and literacy and an understanding of common core math.

~Fluency in English and Spanish is a plus but not mandatory

~Must be at least 18 years old

~Must be cleared through TB test, drug test, background check

~Will be asked to provide references

~Must have reliable transportation

Time Commitment:

Once a week on either Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays from: 12:00-1:50pm


~Will be invited to attend our annual Volunteer Recognition Lunch in June

~Working with youth, people of all ages and diverse groups

~Motivate others who are dedicated and passionate about Math and English

~Develop a particular educational vision and be able to express this vision in their work

~Become involved in the strengthening of your own neighborhoods and communities

~Participate in meaningful work resulting in a sense of accomplishment

~Develop an appreciation for teamwork and shared goals

~Improve your own life and the lives of others in practical and long-lasting ways

Point of Contact:

Marion Liszkowski, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator



  • Mathematics
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Once a week on either Mon, Tues, or Thurs 12-1:50p

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