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National Volunteer Week (NVW) is April 18-24, 2021!  This year's theme is THE VALUE OF ONE. THE POWER OF MANY. Please join us as we celebrate volunteers!

Volunteer Online Tutor

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Volunteer Position Name / Role: Volunteer Online Tutor
Date Posted: Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Organization Name: StudyPages
Organization Contact: Ambreen Ahmad
437-886-6227 ext 1
community@studypages.ca
Why you might want to consider taking this opportunity: Gain practical online tutoring experience
Develop valuable new skills
Get credit on your resume for being part of this innovative team
Know that you are contributing to an important new technology to help learners during the COVID-19 pandemic
Type of Organization: Public Service
More Info Link: http://www.studypages.ca
Volunteer type position is suitable for:
  • Any Age
  • Youth
  • Adult (18 +)
Duties / Roles / Activities: We are looking for tutors in the following areas in the respective categories:

Children Age 7-12: Math, English, Social Studies, Science, Coding, Basic Drawing, Life Skills, Digital Skills

Children Age 13-18: Ontario Curriculum Subjects Taught in Schools From Grade 7-12, Money Management and Basic Budgeting, Soft Skills, Social Skills, Public Speaking Skills

University/College Youth: University/College Subjects (please specify which subject(s) if interested), Soft Skills, Presentation Skills, Business Communication

Adults Aged 30+: English Speaking Skills, English Reading Skills, Interview Skills, Resume Making, French Speaking Skills, Simple Digital Skills, MS-Suite, Communication Skills, Research Skills, Basic Life Skills in Canada

**Not all applicable subjects are listed; If you have a subject in mind that you would like to tutor that is not listed above, please still apply!**

Roles and Responsibilities:

Communicating through online live video sessions.
Developing learners’ skills by reviewing the material used in their class, explaining topics and answering all questions and doubts regarding different topics.
Helping learners to improve their learning process by assessing, assisting and encouraging them.
Detecting specific needs of each learner.
Tutoring supplementary lessons through various resources.
Sample Tasks:
Dates & Times:
  • Daytime
  • Evening
  • Weekend
Seasonal: All Year
Location of Volunteer Activity:
  • Any Dufferin
  • Orangeville and area
  • Shelburne and area
  • Grand Valley and area
Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes
Can be used toward '40 Hours' for Highschool Graduation (OSSD): Yes
Does this opportunity relate to COVID-19: No
Commitment Length / Duration: Moderate Term (3 months to 1 year)
Training Required:
  • None
Transportation: Own Transportation Required
Expires: Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Areas of Interest:
  • Support for seniors / older adults
  • Support for Children / Youth
  • Education / Mentoring / Tutoring
  • Community and information services for the general public
  • Volunteer from Home
Skills / Experience: Ideal Candidate would have the following qualification and skills:
A University, High School, or College degree or retired teachers or professionals depending on the level of education of their learners
Previous tutoring/teaching experience
Police background check
Being able to work well with learners from different backgrounds.
Having a good sense of humor.
Being able to reinforce study skills.
Having good written and verbal communication skills.
Being able to motivate others.
Having time management skills.
Being able to serve as a role model for learners.
Having leadership skills.
Being patient.
Having interpersonal skills.
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