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Position # 3914
OrganizationFamily and Children's Services of Guelph and Wellington County, Guelph - Eramosa Rd - Head Office
Position Homework Support Volunteer - Volunteer Services - Tutor/Homework Help
Location Guelph, Wellington County
Impact Statement A child has a consistent person in their life supporting them to succeed in school.
Description Tutor volunteers work towards the safety and well-being of children and youth by support them to be successful with their schoolwork. This helps to build confidence and a sense of future educational achievements. This both helps children be successful but gives parents a break. You might be helping a grade 4 student learn about history or helping to build a high school students’ confidence to get into college or university. If appropriate, visits might include physical active like going for a walk or playing in a near by park. Having someone who shows up regularly can be enough to make a huge difference.

Commitment: 8 months (during the school year), once a week, 1-2 hours

Subjects: all areas of study are required but the following are most in need; Math, Science, English, French

Volunteers are needed for January start dates. Apply now to ensure you have completed the application process in time for the next training.
Required Information Police Check: Required References Required
Training Details Orientation ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Initial and on-going monthly training provided. Supervision and support provided when needed.
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Anytime
Time Detail Children & Youth are in school during the daytime. Volunteering would take place in the evenings or weekends. Days and times of the week are flexible and based on the availability of the volunteer and child.
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual, Newcomers, Youth, Older Adults/Seniors
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Children, Teaching/Tutoring/Mentoring, Life Skills and Accessibility
Skill(s) Verbal Communication, Empathy, Adaptability
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Contact Hannah Senitt
Phone 519-824-2410
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