The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Supports center teaching staff in providing companionship, guidance and direction to children at Head Start centers. The Classroom Volunteer will assist in the planning and implementation of a developmentally appropriate program which meets the social, intellectual, emotional, and physical needs of the children.
Assist the teacher in caring for Head Start children.
Help to maintain classroom environment and equipment in a safe and sanitary condition.
May assist the children at meal or snack times, sits with them and encourages social interaction.
Reads to children and participates in Circle Time.
Assists teaching staff when children are on the playground.
Attends staff meetings as necessary.
Assists center staff in special events planning and implementation.
Other duties as assigned as approved by Head Start’s Volunteer Program.
Literacy / Reading
Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 16
Orientation or Training
Must have good verbal/written communication skills and MicroSoft Office Suite skills.