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Mon Jan 29, 2018 - Fri Jun 01, 2018


1991 Second AvenueNew York, NY 10029


DREAM, an award winning youth development program, is seeking volunteer tutors to provide academic support to our middle school after-school students in East Harlem and the South Bronx. Tutors work with youth individually and in small groups to help improve student success in class, increase subject-specific retention, and contribute to overall academic enrichment and development.

What You’ll Do

  • Support academic enrichment activities, including homework help and tutoring;
  • Provide individualized and team-wide support all after-school program activities and initiatives;
  • Serve as a role model and build positive relationships with youth;
What We’re Looking For
  • Strong command of one or more of the following academic subjects: English, Math, Science, and/or Social Studies
  • Previous experience working with youth;
  • Possess creativity, enthusiasm, initative, flexibility, and patience;
  • Solid oral communication skills;
  • Ability to make a consistent, weekly commitment;
  • Bachelor’s Degree (a plus);
  • 1-2 years previous tutoring experience (a major plus).
  • Gain invaluable experience and opportunities for professional development at an award winning youth development program;
  • Receive an optional professional reference upon completion of your service term;
  • Join an incredible community of passionate staff and volunteers.
Minimum Commitment: 1-2 hours per week for 3 months.
When: Monday - Thursday
4pm-5pm, 4pm-6pm, or 5:30pm-6:30pm
(time depends on tutor availability and program site assignment)

DREAM provides equal opportunity for all volunteers.


  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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