Tutors needed to support English Language Learners (Kindergarten to adult)
Tutors needed to support English Language Learners (Kindergarten to adult)
Volunteer Types: Teaching/Tutoring
Organization types: Education
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: May 25, 2022
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Description

Please note that all volunteer positions are September to June each year. We do not have summer volunteer positions available.

Volunteers needed to support children and adult English language learners. Volunteers will receive training before being matched to support students in Pre-K to Grade 12 or in the Adult LINC programs.

ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.

The volunteer will collaborate with the educator to enhance the daily English language learning opportunities for students. The students are mainly new Canadians.

Requires a current vulnerable sector police clearance (PVSC). (Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply on-line through ONFE). All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher. If you are interested, please register on-line at www.onfe-rope.ca/ovie/application and quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is completed and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time for an interview to discuss the details/scheduling. Thank you for your consideration.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Make a difference in the lives of children and youth who are at-risk. Help children and youth to gain social, academic and life skills. Competencies Developed: Interpersonal communication. Plan and co-ordinate. Needs assessment. Coaching. Develop others. Problem-solving. Respect. Adaptability. Understanding diversity. Support communication. Creative thinking.
Volunteer location:
Various schools

Contact

Anne Brouillard
@Ottawa Network for Education - Ottawa Volunteers in Education
613-366-3085
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Groups, Seniors (65+)
Number of Positions Available: 500
Good for people interested in: Teaching/Tutoring
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Vulnerable sector check required
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