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THE PETEY GREEN PROGRAM INC

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Are you interested in criminal justice? Do you believe that every person has a right to quality education? If so, you should apply to volunteer with The Petey Greene Program.

Petey Greene, a non-profit that supplements education in correctional facilities by preparing volunteers to provide free, high-quality tutoring, is recruiting volunteer tutors to support the academic attainment of incarcerated learners at Green Haven Correctional.

We are looking for 6 volunteers (4 math, 2 humanities) to tutor incarcerated students working towards their high school equivalencies. Tutoring would take place on a weekday (excluding Friday) twice a week for 2 hours in the evening.

If you are interested in and available to volunteer tutor at Green Haven Correctional, please apply at peteygreene.org/volunteer. After applying, please reach out to nyc@peteygreene.org so that we can expedite the process!

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About THE PETEY GREEN PROGRAM INC

Location:

315 W 36th St, 4th floor, New York, NY 10018, US

Mission Statement

The Petey Greene Program supplements education in jails, prisons, and detention centers, by preparing volunteers to provide free, quality tutoring and related programming to support the academic achievement of incarcerated people.

Description

We envision a world in which all incarcerated people have access to high quality academic programs.

The Petey Greene Program supplements education in correctional institutions by preparing volunteers, primarily college students, to provide free, quality tutoring and related programming to support the academic achievement of incarcerated people.

WHEN

Mon Sep 30, 2019 - Fri Dec 20, 2019
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM  

WHERE

594 NY-216Stormville, NY 12582

(41.58191,-73.71781)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Tutoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Adult Education
  • Reading / Writing

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week (excluding travel), holidays and vacations off; travel reimbursed
  • Pass a DOCCS background check (takes 30-60 days); attend a DOCCS orientation at Green Haven; attend a Petey Greene 4 hour tutoring training.

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