Academic Tutor (volunteer)


(33.776447,-84.40752)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Sep 06, 2016 03:00 PM - Sat Dec 31, 2016 07:00 PM

Where

887 West Marietta Street, NWStudio T-108Atlanta, GA 30318


About

Create Your Dreams (CYD) is a youth development program devoted to nurturing the talents and dreams of under-served students through a long term enrichment program.

CYD seeks tutors for students grades 3-12, to provide one-on-one academic support for students who need extra help reaching their potential in school.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Attend tutoring sessions as scheduled. If an absence is anticipated, please inform tutorial coordinator.
  • Assist student through the learning process as defined by the program guidelines.
  • Assist student with filling out weekly goals at the start of tutorial.
  • Help the student develop confidence and a positive attitude toward learning by affirming their thinking and progress in the lesson.
  • Keep staff informed about tutoring experience, job assignments, or any concerns you may have regarding the program.

Qualifications

  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Sensitive and adaptable to learner's differences and needs
  • Commitment to bettering lives through education
  • Patience and enthusiasm
Time Commitment: 2 hours per week. You choose the day: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 3pm to 5pm or 5pm to 7pm.

To apply, please sign up through our sign up genius at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4faba62da5f49-tutor

or email Kim Dennis at kim@createyourdreams.org for additional details.

To learn more about our programs you can visit our website at www.createyourdreams.org.

Thank You!

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Two hours once a week.
  • Volunteers over 18 are required to submit a background check through Verified Volunteers.

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