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Preschool Service Corps Language and Literacy Tutor

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ORGANIZATION: United Way Monterey County


Make a difference in the life of a young child and your community! United Way Monterey County is hosting the Monterey County Preschool Service Corps to provide supplemental language and literacy activities to low income preschool children who are not yet at age level in language and literacy development. AmeriCorps members will be assigned to a partner preschool classroom and will offer classroom based experiences with activities that will build vocabulary through play and interaction, letting children explore sounds of language by singing, rhyming, or reading books. These interventions will support kindergarten readiness, with the long-term goal is that children read well and independently by the end of third grade. In partnership with preschool programs county wide, members will serve in Castroville, Gonzales, Greenfield, King City, Monterey, and Salinas.

3 Shifts

  • 08:00 AM to 02:30 PM
  • 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • 08:30 AM to 12:30 PM
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About United Way Monterey County


60 Garden Court, Monterey, CA 93940, US

Mission Statement

Mission- Engage the community and focus resources to improve lives in Monterey County.


Vision of the Future- Concerned and caring people together building a healthy, secure community.

Core Values- These core values guide the work of United Way Monterey County:

Leadership- We participate in solving problems facing our communities in Monterey County by mobilizing resources for collective action. We provide leadership to protect our community's human services. We are focused, innovative, bold and courageous.

Integrity- We are responsible stewards of the resources entrusted to us. Our actions are honest and open in every regard. We respect the trust of our customers (donors, partners, volunteers, staff, and the community). We practice accountability, transparency, discipline and responsibility.

Responsiveness- We are responsible to the needs of our communities. We react with flexibility and nimbleness. We are community-driven in all of our work.

Inclusiveness- We foster an environment of trust and respect for all individuals and points of view. We value the rich diversity of our county and strive to ensure that all our actions are inclusive.

Excellence- We are focused on achieving the highest standards of organizational excellence. We work to exceed our customers' (donors, partners, volunteers and the communities) expectations. We focus our efforts on providing the most cost-effective return on investment of our human and human and financial resources.


Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 3 shifts


Multiple locations Salinas, CA 93901



  • Tutoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Child Development
  • Reading / Writing


  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Three time slots available to complete by June 30,2022: FT: 1700 hours 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM; TQT: 1200 hours 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM; HT: 900 hours 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Driver's License or Reliable Transportation; Provide TB clearance, and evidence of immunity to measles and pertussis; be willing to actively engage with 3-4 year old children in a preschool setting.

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