Homework Helper Program at Moreno Valley Public Library
Moreno Valley Public Library
The Moreno Valley Public Library is actively seeking volunteer-tutors for our new after-school Homework Helper Program to provide an invaluable service to the academically struggling youth of Moreno Valley. The Homework Helper Program is an afterschool program in which volunteers will assist students up to grade 6 with homework assignments, and achieving academic goals. As a volunteer-tutor, you will receive training covering all aspects of aiding students develop confidence in their abilities.
Selected volunteer-tutors will be scheduled to come in twice a week for a total of four hours a week in the Children’s section at Moreno Valley Public Library. There is no educational requirement to be a volunteer-tutor in the Library’s Homework Helper Program. However, a strong understanding of reading, writing, and mathematics up to grade 6 and experience with children between the ages of 6 to 12 is recommended. A general arithmetic and english test will be administered to all participants. A passing grade of 90% or higher is required for further processing.
All volunteer-tutors over the age of 18 must pass a background check with the City of Moreno Valley. Candidates under the age of 18 must complete 20 hours of general library volunteering before being accepted into Homework Helper program.
As a result of COVID-19, the City of Moreno Valley has currently halted its processing of volunteer applications. All new inquiries will be placed on a waiting list until the City begins to process new volunteer applicants.
About Moreno Valley Public Library
25480 Alessandro Blvd, Moreno Valley, CA 92553, US
The Public Library is dedicated to free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, and the joys of reading for our diverse community.
Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.