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Position: 1410 - Volunteer Tutors (Math and/or Eng - JK to Gr12)
Organization: Peel Children's Aid Society
Position Address: Tutoring at child's home or elsewhere as agreed, in Mississauga, Brampton, or Caledon
Location: Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon

Peel Children's Aid (the 'Agency') protects children from abuse and neglect and helps parents and caregivers build healthy families with support of our Peel Community.

Our Volunteer Tutors assist children with school work with which they are struggling. Volunteers schedule tutoring sessions with the support of workers and caregivers, and in collaboration with the teacher for the subject, remedial/practice plans and activities will be implemented to help the child with their learning needs.
Tutors meet with their 'match' child on a regular, weekly basis at a time that is mutually agreed upon with the CAS worker and caregiver.

+ Assist a child in academic support and provide encouragement in the development of learning needs+ Opportunity to develop and enhance your tutoring skills/experience in various subjects, at various levels+ For those looking to teach as a career, add to your resume (with a positive Reference after successful completion of your engagement)+ Learn about child education and its ongoing challenges in your local community (equip yourself to meet those challenges)+ Personal satisfaction that your direct volunteering will have made the difference in a child's learning, education, achievement, and confidence!

● Friendly, engaging, confident in interacting with young children and adolescents, and the adults who care for them
● Background (academic/experience) in teaching would be helpful (not required)
● Understanding of the Ontario School Curriculum (at a Grade level) also helpful (or willingness to acquaint yourself)
● Solid knowledge of MATH or ENGLISH in one or more Grade Levels (JK thru Grade 12)
● Able and committed to collaborate with Agency staff, volunteers, and school teachers (when applicable)
● Ready to abide by a mutually agreed tutoring schedule (incl. adequate prep and punctuality)Min Age: 18   
Police Check: Yes

Time Commitment
This is a Long Term (More than 6 months) commitment starting 2019-12-02 AND ending 2025-01-31
Shifts are available Anytime

Mutually scheduled tutoring program schedule for your 'match' will be worked out with the child's worker and caregiver.

Successful applicants will be notified.

More Details
Areas of Interest: Education & Learning, Youth Programs, Parent & Child Support, Literacy
Accessibility: Unknown
Ideal for: Individuals

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