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Adult Literacy Tutor - Cambridge

Basic Computer and Zoom Skills

The Literacy Group of Waterloo Region

   About the Position

Impact Statement
The Literacy Group is a non for profit adult education center that develops and delivers accessible and effective literacy programs. We support adults who want to upgrade their skills in reading, writing, numeracy, computer and workplace essential skills. The delivery of our services is possible through the dedicated collaborative work of our experienced staff and volunteers.
We are looking for volunteers to support our cause and work closely with our team to support the students in various groups run by TLG.

In Person-one-to-one or small groups (3 max) of adults

-using pre-set curriculum
-with minimal lesson planning
-no curriculum/resource development needed
-6-month commitment minimum

Flexible hours
Must have:
Excellent computer skills
Excellent problem-solving skills
Commitment to learning and professional development

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, Student Placement
Age: 18+

Area(s) of Interest: Technology, Senior Services, Mentoring / Tutoring

Skill(s): Coaching, Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Facilitation and Training, Computer Skills

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: Modular Program tutors must complete TLG's online tutor training and a minimum of 4 hours mentoring in each modular program they wish to teach. Mentoring can be extended by request of the tutor or their supervisor.
Working Conditions: Groups of 3-6 may meet in person. Larger groups meet online via Zoom.
1.5 - 2- hour classes
Weekly or bi-weekly classes
Program scheduling blocks may vary with student needs.
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Transportation: On a bus route

Time Commitment

Duration: 7 - 12 months
Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening
2-4 hours per week
6-month minimum commitment
1-year commitment preferred

   Contact Information
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Stuart Oakley
519-621-7993 Ext. 322
300 Victoria Street North Kitchener, N2H 6R9

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