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Volunteer Literacy Tutor

Organization: Frontier College

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Evenings

Language Preference: Bilingual

Number of Positions Available: 5

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: May 30, 2019


Are you a Student, Retiree, or Professional looking for a meaningful and fun volunteer opportunity? Frontier College needs both French and English speaking volunteers to support children at Emerald Plaza Public Library. Training is provided. You do not need teaching experience and a Police Check is completed free of charge. References will also be provided upon request.



Sarah Brydges



Volunteer Opportunity Address
Hazeldean Public Library


Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring; Mentoring

You will be working with: Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The opportunity to support people both in reading and academically while learning and giving back to the community of Ottawa.

How will the organization benefit?
Children will be able to attend literacy programs where they will learn through reading and homework support with the support of volunteer literacy tutors willing to share their time.

Organization category: Education and research

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - Seniors; Youth 16-24

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes

Suitable for community service hours: Yes