Library--Pearl Avenue Branch


Programmatic - Homework Club Supervisor

Provide on-site leadership to the homework club at the library and help ensure local school children understand and complete their homework so they can succeed in school.

Typical day/task

  • Support the Homework Coach volunteers that are providing homework assistance to students
  • Monitor Homework Club activities and help keep environment conducive to learning
  • Collaborate with staff to create and provide enrichment activities for students who complete their homework
  • Assist with administrative tasks such as record keeping
  • Work directly with students on their homework when needed

Requirements:

  • Complete Homework Club Volunteer Training
    • Attend one of the in-person training sessions at the Dr. Martin Luther King Library, Wednesday August 29 3-5 pm, or Saturday September 8 4-6 pm
    • An online training will also be available in September and October for those unable to make it to the in-person training
  • Experience or interest working with youth
  • Strong oral communication skills a must
  • Dependable, patient, and flexible
  • Second language ability a plus, but not required
  • Fingerprint clearance required for volunteers age 18 and over
Commitment:
  • Volunteer are needed Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Homework Club Supervisors need to commit to two hours a week, two days per month for six months

 

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 18+
  • Oral communication and written skills in English Must be at least High