Online french & reading tutors
Organization: Frontier College
Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)
Availability: Weekends; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: French
Number of Positions Available: 10
Deadline: Oct 31, 2021
DescriptionWHAT DO OUR VOLUNTEERS DO?
Frontier College Ottawa's Homework Club program provides homework help to children and youth all over Canada. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, our Homework Clubs will be held online for 2021. Frontier College Ottawa is currently looking for tutors to help children and youth grades 1 to 6 (ages 6 to 12) with their French homework as well as their French reading and writing skills to accommodate the high demand for French learning support in Ottawa.
Volunteering with the Homework Club Program is an excellent way to gain experience in early childhood education or literacy tutoring! It is also an ideal environment to contribute meaningfully to your community. We require no prior teaching experience and provide you with all of the training and materials you need. Just bring your communication skills, patience, enthusiasm and love of learning!
WHERE AND WHEN DO OUR ACTIVITIES TAKE PLACE?
Tutoring sessions occur once a week via Zoom video conference call and last approximately one hour each. Sessions are scheduled based on tutors' and learners' availability.
HOW CAN YOU APPLY?
Please note that to be eligible for this opportunity you need to comfortable with speaking, reading and writing in French. To apply to the general English and bilingual tutoring opportunity, please visit the following listing: https://www.volunteerottawa.ca/cgi/page.cgi/_memberlog.html?log=view&log_id=52504
**You must be at the minimum age of 16 to be eligible for this volunteering opportunity**
Apply directly through the Volunteer Ottawa portal or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We will then contact you via email within one week to fill out a short Google Form. Note that candidates aged 18 or over will be required to provide a vulnerable sector Police Check. All candidates will be required to provide three references upon request.
Only those that are selected will be contacted for an interview.
We look forward to meeting you!
Good for people interested in: Library; Mentoring; Teaching/Tutoring; COVID-19 Virtual Volunteering
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Women
Organization category: Education and research
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); High School Students or Adolescents (14-18)
Vulnerable sector check required: Yes
Suitable for community service hours: Yes