Field Healthy Start Volunteer Tutor


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Clairemont AreaSan Diego, CA 92117


About

Description:

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.

Location:

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

Qualifications:

~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

Skills/Benefits:

~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

Email: volunteer@saysandiego.org



Skills

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

Good Match For

N/A

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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