Homework Club Volunteer
(ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office)
|Contact||Faye Fakhereddin, Youth Aiding Youth Program Coordinator, ROCK- Reach Out Centre for Kids; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Successful candidates will mentor a child at a local Burlington Community Centre, after school in a one-to-one relationship. This position will require working with a child/youth in grades 1-10 with their homework while helping to develop social skills, confidence and self-esteem|
|Ages||14 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||Yes|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students|
|Areas of Interest||Education Support (Early Years) ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Post-Secondary) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction) ; Mentorship / Leadership ; Reading / Literacy|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work ; Working with Children ; Writing & Editing ; Requirements: |
• Must be at least 14 years old
• Must be proficient in Math, English or Science
• Must be dependable & trustworthy
• Must have excellent communication skills
• Must enjoy working with children
• Previous experience working one-to-one with a child is considered an asset
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Commitment: 2 hours a week over a 6-month period.|
|Minimum Hours||2 / Week|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Afternoon |
Tuesday: Afternoon, Evening
Positions run from January 2020 – June 2020.
Children in grades 1-5 will sign up for 30-minute time slots to work with volunteers on a one-to-one basis.
Children and youth in grades 6-10 will sign up for 60-minute time slots to work with volunteers on a one-to-one basis.
|Seasons||Spring ; Winter|
|Location||ROCK Community Housing: 356 Burloak Dr, Burlington, ON L7L 4W5|
|Number of Positions||Burlington |
6 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
|Additional Requirements||Additional Requirements: Online application, references, interview, training, police check. |
** Police check is not required for youth under 18 years.
|Start Date||On or after 18 Nov 2019|
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|Organization Name||ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head Office|
|Office Phone||Intake for all locations 905-634-2347 ext 1439; |
|Address & Map|
471 Pearl St
Burlington, ON L7R 4M4
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