Volunteer with Eden Housing

YOUTH TUTOR

Help to ensure youth in our after school program are positively engaged and invested in their learning and homework, have positive relations with adults, and improve their math and reading skills.

 

Duties:

· Commit to a weekly tutoring shift

· Help youth complete homework assignments

· Be a positive example and role model to the young people in our program

· Act as a resource and guide, help the youth learn how to find resources and information

· Work closely with Eden staff and report on any issues or get support when needed

· Respect that the youth may not share your lifestyles, values, or goals

Skills needed:

· Excellent reading and math skills

· Previous teaching or tutoring experience is preferred but not required

· Must have excellent interpersonal skills and a positive personality and demeanor

Benefit:

Volunteer Tutors will gain insight into the life of a young person, an increase in their own skills and training, as well as the reward and satisfaction that comes from helping a young person excel academically and gain more confidence.

Time commitment:

Tutors will work within Eden’s after school programs and must commit to one shift per week for at least four months.  Shifts available:

Sara Conner Court: Monday- Wednesday from 3:30-5:30

Ashland Village: Tuesday and Thursday 3:00pm-5:30pm

Wexford Way: Monday and Wednesday 3:00pm-5:30pm

 

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For more information on volunteering as a youth tutor or to attend a volunteer orientation, please email Leah.Cerri@edenhousing.org or call (510) 247-8138

eden housing does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, national origin, or any other arbitrary basis.