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Literacy Tutor

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Literacy Program

  • 10 people are interested

The Literacy Program of Santa Cruz is looking for dedicated individuals to help community members learn English. This can help them get a better job, be able to talk to their children's teachers, and be able to get help in an emergency.

Volunteer tutors are trained and matched with adult students who have strong desires to learn the English language. During "Stay At Home" orders tutors meet with students over the phone or using a digital platform (Zoom, Google Hangout, Facetime, etc). No teaching or foreign language experience needed.

It isvery rewarding to see a student grow before you, and requires only 2-3 hours per week.

The FIRST step to becoming a Literacy Tutor is to attend a mandatory one hour Orientation. Express Interest for more information or go to the website: www.literacysantacruz.org

You can also contact the Literacy Program of Santa Cruz County at (831) 427.5077.

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About Literacy Program

Location:

1740 17th Ave, SANTA CRUZ, CA 95062, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide English literacy skills to adults in our community, to assist them in achieving their full potential. We seek volunteer tutors to help adult students learn to read, speak, and write English. No foreign language or teaching experience required, only basic English literacy and a sincere desire to serve. Free 15-hour training provided. Requires a one year commitment to tutor up to two hours per week. Most tutors tell us this is one of the most rewarding experiences they have ever had.

Description

You can change someone's life! We seek volunteer tutors to help adult students learn to read, speak, and write English. No foreign language or teaching experience required, only basic English literacy and a sincere desire to serve. Free 15-hour training provided. Requires a one year commitment to tutor up to two hours per week. Most tutors tell us this is one of the most rewarding experiences they have ever had.

Community
Immigrants & Refugees
People with Disabilities

WHEN

Tue Jun 18, 2019 - Wed Jun 30, 2021
12:01 AM - 11:59 PM  

WHERE

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

(36.96779,-121.98712)
 

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