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City of Covina - Covina Public Library

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Literacy Life Coaches help learners develop stronger reading skills, improve spelling and writing, gain general knowledge and apply literacy skills to daily life. Our coaches help learners become more confident and independent in their family and working lives.

The Literacy Life Coach Position requires a minimum commitment of six months. Each learner and tutor pair meets twice a week to study for an hour and a half. Learner/tutor pairs set their own schedule for weekdays,evenings or weekends.

Training and Support

InitialTraining and support is provided by literacy staff personnel. Literacy Life Coaches are highly recommended to attend professional development trainings provided on-site or off-site.

Benefits

  • Literacy Life Coaches receive recognition from the library board, staff, and other volunteer leaders.
  • Letters of recommendation are available upon request.

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About City of Covina - Covina Public Library

Location:

234 N. Second Ave., Covina, CA 91723, US

Mission Statement

Covina Public Library's mission is to provide an institution where informational, educational and recreational materials are easily accessible to the entire community; to meet the library's ever changing needs; and to develop a staff that is well able to select, organize and maintain the library's collection and meet individual needs. Built on the bedrock of literacy and essential to the library’s mission, are its goals to address the community needs and trends of people in all stages of life and to bridge library services to provide opportunities to help library constituents develop their human potential and provide opportunities, for them to improve their economic status.

Description

The Covina Public Library engages the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. We 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.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Covina Public Library234 N. Second AvenueCovina, CA 91723

(34.0882,-117.88745)
 

SKILLS

  • English

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • A 6-Month minimum commitment

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