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Volunteer Tutor

High School Tutoring - Region wide

Carizon Family and Community Services

   About the Position

Impact Statement
Carizon is excited to share that in partnership with local grassroots organizations and the WRDSB we are expanding the opportunity to access tutoring support across Waterloo Region. The goal would be to have tutoring sites at various locations throughout the Region as well as maintain some virtual tutoring.
With this new tutoring initiative, we can reach even more high school youth than we were before. Students across the Region can attend and get the academic support they need to achieve success and reach their goals.

Currently recruiting tutors for the Fall 2022-June 2023 academic year.

- Provide academic support to high school students
- Help students develop the study skills necessary for academic success
- Attend/Login for scheduled shifts and keep track of your time; enter hours using volunteer portal
- Notify staff when absent

- Maintain confidentiality regarding students
- Maintain a professional relationship with students; do not meet privately with them
- Do not share personal contact information with students, including social media
- Virtual – Must have a quiet and private workspace, access to reliable internet and computer with mic and camera

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, Student Placement
Age: 16+
English Proficiency, Confidentiality, Specialized Training
COVID-19 Vaccination Required: Yes

Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Mentoring / Tutoring, Newcomer Support

Skill(s): Coaching, Computer Skills, Motivate Others, Problem Solving, Sensitivity, Ethical Framework

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Orientation will be provided
Working Conditions: ** Both in-person and virtual options available **

- Virtual – Must have a quiet and private workspace, access to reliable internet and computer with mic and camera

- Locations TBD but will be within the Waterloo Region such as community centres, schools, etc.

Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space
Transportation: On a bus route

Time Commitment

Duration: 3 months or less
Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
- 2-3 hours per week, late afternoon/early evening
- Minimum Sept. to Dec. commitment required
~ Attend each week at the time & location prearranged

   Contact Information
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Katie McArthur
519-743-6333 Ext. 1243
400 Queen Street South Kitchener, N2G 1W7
Kitchener,Waterloo,Cambridge,Township of North Dumfries,Virtual

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