The Dorchester Neighborhood Service Center is looking for volunteers for its Youth Academy Program, an after school enrichment program serving youth from 6 to 12 years of age.
- Provide small group or one-on-one homework help to youth in the program
- Develop positive relationships with students and practice instructional skills
Skills & Qualifications:
We want creative, flexible, and dedicated individuals that will act as mentors to our students. Interest and belief in urban education and students is a must. Experience working with youth preferred.
Length of Commitment:
The Youth Academy Program is broken down into 8 to 9 week sessions listed below:
Session I – September 21st – November 20th
Session II – November 30th – February 12th
Session III – February 22nd – April 15th
Session IV – April 25th – June 20th
Session V – June 27th – August 19th (this runs on a full day schedule)
Volunteers can sign up for one or more sessions between Sessions I and Session IV.
Schedule (including day and time if applicable):
Tutoring takes place Monday through Thursday from 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm and/or 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Volunteers can come in every day or once/twice a week.
Please submit resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Department, 178 Tremont St. Boston, MA 02111, Fax (617) 423-7693, or email firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line: Youth Academy Tutor.