Ivy Child International (Ivy Child) is seeking a committed volunteer for our 10-Week After-School Program at the Elm Park Community School, in partnership with the Worcester Police Department. The program will consist of a yoga and mindfulness class and tutoring/homework time as part of the school's requirement. The volunteer will assist our lead instructor in the yoga/mindfulness class portion of the program. Duties will include: carrying and setting up yoga mats, bathroom attendance, class participation with students, taking/recording attendance, general classroom management support, some teaching assistance, etc. The volunteer is expected to arrive on site by 3:45 pm each week and must have reliable transportation.
Preferred: Able to commit to all 10 classes (5 at a minimum), experience working with at-risk children, personal practice of mindfulness.
Start Date: March 23, 2017
Duration: March 23 - June 1, 2017 (10 classes)
Location: Elm Park Community School (23 N Ashland St, Worcester, MA 01609)
Time: 3:45pm (setup) - 5:30pm (clean up)
Participant Info: 25, 5th and 6th Grade students
Class Dates (Thursdays):
- March 23, 30
- April 6, 13, 27
- May 4, 11, 18, 25
- June 1
All volunteers will need to be CORIed prior to the start date. Please include your resume and 3 references (name, title, organization, phone, email).
- Special Needs
- Teaching / Instruction
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- 3:45 pm to 5:30 pm on Thursdays as specified.
- Reliable transportation