Parkwood Gardens BrainFit Afterschool Homework Tutor

(Frontier College, Guelph Location)

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Position ID: V-GUE1878 Last Modified: 25 Aug 2017 Last Full Update: 25 Aug 2017
Opportunity Details
Impact StatementLiteracy. Learning for Life
ContactErica Woodford, Community Coordinator, Frontier College; Phone: 519-496-3049; Email:
DutiesThis program is open to children from kindergarten to grade 8 and takes place at a local community centre, which provides an informal learning environment. Tutors work one on one with learners to help them with homework for the first half of the program. The group then finishes with a fun writing activity or learning game.
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Benefits- Gain valuable teaching and tutoring experience 
- Meet new people 
- Develop communication and leadership skills 
- Make a positive impact in the lives of others
ClientsElementary Students
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility
Areas of InterestEducation Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Education Support (Tutoring / Instruction)
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Leadership ; Mentoring & Training ; Public Speaking ; Team Work ; Writing & Editing ; No experience necessary. Teaching or tutoring experience is an asset.
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Week
Dates and TimesThursday: Afternoon (3:30-5:15pm)
SeasonsFall ; Winter
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance
LocationParkwood Gardens
Number of PositionsGuelph: 10 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training
TransportationNear public transit
Application Deadline26 Sep 2017
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsVolunteers will submit an application, schedule an interview and provide 3 references to the coordinator.
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Start DateOn or after 02 Oct 2017
End Date02 Dec 2016
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Organization NameFrontier College, Guelph Location
Office Phone519-496-3079
Toll Free PhoneToronto 1-800-555-6523
Mailing Addressc/o Emily Davies-Robinson - Frontier College 
10C Shared Space 
42 Carden St 
Guelph, ON N1H 3A2