Library--West Valley Branch


Programmatic - Homework Club Volunteer

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 Library.

Typical day/task

  • 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:

  • 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 on Mondays from 3:45-6:15 starting Aug. 26 (the Homework Club will not meet during school holidays)

 

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 13+
  • Oral communication and written skills in English Must be at least High