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About the Position
Position #: 21467
OrganizationCarizon Family and Community Services
Position: Tutor - Fluent in American Sign Language - Pathways to Education
Location: 400 Queen Street South
Impact Statement: Carizon is a multi-service community organization committed to improving the future of individuals and families through supportive, therapeutic and preventative programs.
Description: We are in need a volunteer who is fluent in American Sign Language to tutor a high school student. Be part of creating a Graduation Nation!

Share your love of learning with high school students who are from neighbourhoods where they face challenges in successfully completing high school. Tutors provide homework help in subjects including French, Mathematics, Science, Geography, and History.
Training Details: Program orientation will be provided. Tutoring runs mid September to June. Must complete volunteer screening prior, including a police check.
Working Conditions: Several community locations - to be confirmed during placement application.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Evening
Time Detail: 2-3 hours per week in the evenings.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Mentoring / Tutoring, Newcomer Support
Skill(s): Coaching, Translation, Motivate Others, Problem Solving, Ethical Framework
How to Apply
Application File:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Katie McArthur
Phone: 519-743-6333 Ext. 1243
Address: 400 Queen Street South Kitchener, N2G 1W7


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