(37.751747,-122.18511)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1001 83rd. Ave #1Oakland, CA 94621

About

Acta Non Verba, Project Access, and Oakland Parks and Recreation have come together to offer our After-School Program open to all Tassafaronga Village Residents K-8. We offer homework help, farm education, extracurricular activities, occasional field trips, and snacks every Monday - Thursdays.
Schedule -- MTuTh, 2:30pm - 5:30pm; W, 1:00pm - 5:30pm. We ask for a weekly commitment of 4-6 hours.
Description:

This is a free program to Tassafaronga Residents. ASP tutors meet weekly with students enrolled in nearby elementary schools, who residents of Tassafaronga Village, and are enrolled in the after-school program.

  • Tutors must have superior knowledge of various academic areas (english, Math, Reading, Science)
  • Farm or gardening knowledge is a plus!
  • Be highly motivated and passionate to work with low income youth and help prepare students for academic success
  • Ability to effectively communicate with children in different settings, group and individual
  • Understanding and patience is a must.
  • This is an unpaid position, but we can provide school credits, service hours, and work out transportation stipends.
Qualifications:
  • Current student working toward a BS/BA
  • Experience working with youth including paid and volunteer positions
  • Experience working with diverse youth
  • Bi/multilingual students (preferably Yemeni-Arabic or Spanish), individuals with backgrounds similar to target population (low-income and first in their families to attend college) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Skills

  • Cooking / Catering
  • Environmental Education
  • Gardening
  • Tutoring
  • Community Outreach
  • Farming

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • We ask for a min. weekly commitment of 4-6 hours.

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