Adult Literacy Tutors @ Morgan Hill Library - An Opportunity to Make a Real and Lasting Difference

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Santa Clara County Library District - Morgan Hill Library

  • 69 people are interested

The Reading Program (RP), Santa Clara County Library’s Adult Literacy Program, is looking for volunteer tutors to work one-on-one with adult learners, who wish to improve their reading, writing, and speaking skills.

We work with dedicated, patient, flexible and sensitive volunteers who create a positive learning environment where adults can thrive, learn, and work towards their goals.

With improved literacy skills and the confidence that comes with them, adult learners are able to pursue a better life and a better future for themselves, their families and their communities.

To be part of our program, no prior experience is necessary. Before being matched with a learner, volunteers, who must be over 18 years-old, have to:
- attend a 1-hour orientation and a 5-hour training
- have a live scan/background check done (request done and fees paid by the library)
- be available to tutor two hours a week for at least six months.

Next Tutor Orientations* are scheduled for:

  • Tuesday, March 10, 2:00-3:00 pm or 6:00-7:00 pm @ SCCLD Admin Bldg in Campbell
  • Wednesday, April 8, 2:00-3:00 pm or 6:00-7:00 pm @ Gilroy Library

Next Tutor Trainings* are scheduled for:

  • Saturday, March 21, 12:30 pm -5:30 pm @ SCCLD Admin Bldg in Campbell
  • Saturday, April 18, 12:30 pm -5:30 pm @ Gilroy Library

*Registration is required

To register and receive more information about our program, 2020 orientation/training dates and locations, please contact us at: - (408) 848-5366
Or check out our webpage at

We look forward to hearing from you!

The Reading Program Team

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About Santa Clara County Library District - Morgan Hill Library


660 W. Main Avenue, Morgan Hill, CA 95037, US

Mission Statement

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.


We'll work with your schedule.


660 W. MainMorgan Hill, CA 95037



  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Adult Education
  • English
  • Reading / Writing
  • Tutoring


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week

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