Programmatic - Homework Club Coach
Help local students reach academic success at the library and foster their ability to succeed in school.
How You Will Make a Difference
Homework Club Coaches will help young students with their homework in a range of subjects - reading, writing, math, social studies, and science. Watch their confidence grow as they master their homework at the library.
Volunteers are needed to:
- 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
- Encourages lifelong learning to community youth
- Connect with your community and provide a desired service
- Share or gain experience with program management skills
- Develop mentoring skills
- Learn ways to coach, promote learning, and refine teaching skills
Homework Club Coaches need to commit to 1.5 - 2 hours per week, for either the Fall Semester or the Spring Semester. Volunteer are needed September - December , 2022 and January through May 2023. There are planned breaks from Homework Club at Thanksgiving, Winter Holiday Break, and other major Federal Holidays.
Prospective volunteers should:
- Complete Homework Club Volunteer Training
- Have experience or interest in working with youth
- Have strong oral communication skills
- Be dependable, patient, and flexible
- Complete a fingerprint background check, at no cost to you. Only required if you are 18 years or older
- Bilingual skills are highly desired, but not required
We are recruiting Homework Coaches for Mondays from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.. If there is demand, we may add an extra day.
- Age Must be at least 15+
- Library Homework Club Training Completed Must be Yes
- Oral and written communication skills in English Must be at least High
- Skilled in basic internet, email, and Microsoft Office Must be Yes
- Virtual Homework Club Training Completed Must be Yes