Frontier College | Collège Frontière
Frontier College is Canada’s original literacy organization founded in 1899 with the belief that literacy is a right. We work with community-based organizations, schools and volunteers to provide free volunteer-run, community-based literacy and numeracy support to priority neighborhoods and schools. Our volunteer tutors include various members from the communities where we serve, such as university and high school students, private sector employees and retired professionals.
We have immediate opportunities for you to serve at the Boys and Girls Club of Moncton as part of and after school/afternoon literacy program for K-6 students and evening literacy program (Raise the Grade) for grade 7-12 students.
Skills and requirements
If you want to gain a rewarding volunteer experience and enrich the lives of others, this is an excellent opportunity for you. Although you do not need experience as a tutor, you need to be open to a variety of people and experiences; have skills in English; be enthusiastic, patient, flexible and creative; and be at least 16 years old. You will enjoy the experience of helping children, youth and adults improve their literacy skills and self-confidence.
To become a volunteer tutor, you MUST complete the following steps:
1. Complete and application form (if under 18, to be signed by a parent or guardian)
2. Participate in an interview
3. Provide the names and phone numbers of three references (e.g., teacher, coach, volunteer or work supervisor).
4. Complete an online Orientation https://www.frontiercollege.ca/Get-Involved/Volunteer/Volunteer-Orientation
5. Participate in a training session
If you are age 18 or older, or turning 18, you MUST provide a current Criminal Record Check (new or not older than 6 months) and Vulnerable Sector Check in order to volunteer.
Is there a minimum age? : 16
Ideal for :Anyone
Duration : Short?term
Start and end date : 2019-01-14 / 2019-04-15
Time commitment : Weekdays (afternoon or evening)
Time details : Once per week, for one to two hours
LOCATION AND ACCESSIBILITY : Moncton Fully Accessible Workplace
TRAINING : We provide initial training, ongoing mentoring and support, and references and a certificate of recognition.
DESCRIPTION EN FRANÇAIS
Habiletés et exigences
Y a-t-il un age obligatoire? 16
Idéal pour :
Date de début et de fin : 2019-01-14 / 2019-04-15
Disponibilité obligatoire :
LIEU DU TRAVAIL ET ACCESSIBILITÉ :
LEADER : Johnny St-Onge
REQUEST MADE BY | DEMANDE FAITE PAR :
Johnny St-Onge : NB Regional Coordinator |
212, Queen Street, Suite 301 Fredericton, NB E3B 1A8
firstname.lastname@example.org (506) 450-7923
ATTENTION: Copy the following information and paste it in the first field of the APPLICATION FORM.
ATTENTION : Copiez l’information suivante et collez la dans le premier champ du FORMULAIRE D’APPLICATION.