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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Learning Buddies Network

About Us

Learning Buddies Network is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping elementary school students develop essential literacy and math skills through free one-on-one, after-school mentoring in a fun group setting. We reach children who otherwise would not have the help they need. Our goals are to enhance self-esteem through improvement in academic skills and to ignite a passion for learning in a safe and caring environment.


Position Summary

  • Complete the math/reading and volunteer manual training sessions
  • Participate in the orientation during the first week of the programs
  • Report to your Program Coordinator and Executive Coordinator
  • Prepare lesson materials provided by the organization for each session
  • Mentor your little buddy by using the lesson materials prepared
  • Track your little buddy’s progress
  • Attend mentor meetings
  • Complete mentor reports
  • Assist in volunteer recruitment


By volunteering with LBN, volunteers take on significant responsibilities and develop leadership, communication, and organization skills. You will have the opportunity to work directly with one child and develop a supportive mentoring relationship that will help foster building their learning skills, self-esteem, and a positive attitude.


Requirements

  • Applicants must be either enrolled in school or planning to attend
  • At least in Grade 10 or above
  • The mandatory training must be completed
  • Volunteers must have a criminal record check done before volunteering with children
  • Must be located in Canada


Location

We offer both online and in-person programs.


How to Apply

Please Visit: https://www.learningbuddiesnetwork.com/mentor-application-form

For any questions, please reach out to julia@learningbuddiesnetwork.com

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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Mission Statement

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CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

West King Edward AvenueVancouver, BC Canada

(49.28273,-123.12074)
 

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