Library--Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library


Programmatic - Homework Club Coach

Help local school children with their homework and foster their ability to succeed in school.  Watch their confidence build as they master their homework at the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library.

Typical day as a Volunteer

  • Help young students with their homework in a range of subjects - reading, writing, math, social studies, and science
  • Coach students in groups of one to four
  • Assist with enrichment activities with those students who have completed their homework
  • Assist with administrative tasks such as record keeping

Requirements:

  • Complete Homework Club Volunteer 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:
  • Volunteers are needed Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons
  • Homework Coaches need to commit to two hours a week, two days per month for six months

 

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 15+
  • Library Homework Club Training Complete Must be Yes