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Tutor - Pathways to Education


Organization: Pinecrest-Queensway Community Health Centre

Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)

Availability: Evenings

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 40

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Oct 31, 2019


We are looking for motivated tutors/mentors to join our Tutoring team for the 2019/2020 school year. We are looking for French, English and Somali speaking individuals and members of the ACB (African Caribbean Black) community to better support the students we represent.
We are looking for individuals that can support our students with core high school subjects, ie. Literacy and numeracy skills, sciences, history, geography, accounting, ESL and FSL, etc. Successful volunteers for this position will be passionate about teaching and creating positive relationships with underprivileged youth.





Volunteer Opportunity Address
1365 Richmond Rd


Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring; Mentoring

You will be working with: Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years)

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
- authentic connections with youth in a community based setting
- improve/enhance your academic tutoring skill
- gain experience with an innovative program
-network with staff and fellow volunteers from all sectors across the city
- create community

How will the organization benefit?
-your time, each week, given to one or a small group of youth.
- increased social and academic support for high school aged youth
- able to work on closing the gap for students to access tutoring in a meaningful way
-strengthen the community of support that surrounds our students

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 2-3 weeks

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Persons with a disability

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes

This position can accommodate persons with a disability: Yes