When: Fall & Spring Semester Where: Brightwood Manor Clubhouse, 838 W Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, Florida 32712 Contact: Lynn Devanie Contact Email: [email protected] Contact Phone: (407) 880-4673 Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Job Title: Brightwood Afterschool Elementary Tutor 

Supervisor Title: Afterschool Tutoring Coordinator 

Objective: To serve as a dedicated tutor to elementary-aged students, providing academic support in reading and/or math and homework assistance both individually and in collaboration with tutors and staff. 

Responsibilities:  

  • Assist students with homework, school projects, or other academic responsibilities. 
  • Get to know your students’ personalities: likes, dislikes, talents, hobbies.  
  • Learn about students’ abilities, emotions, and confidence levels regarding school, academic work, tests, etc. 
  • With the assistance of program coordinators, provide additional practice materials (books, games, worksheets) for each subject or skill area. 
  • Help students to organize their backpack and store their schoolwork; encourage them to always bring their materials. 
  • Use positive reinforcement to reward students for doing the right thing, including but not limited to: doing well on academic work, being respectful to others, remembering to bring their materials. 
  • Communicate any needs, concerns or suggestions to program coordinators. 
  • Contact program coordinators ASAP in case of absence. 

Qualifications: Ability to connect and communicate respectfully and responsively with elementary-aged children. Knowledge of elementary-level reading and math skills. Openness to working with a variety of personalities with different life situations. Ability to ask for suggestions or help when needed. Reliable transportation. 

Time Commitment: 1 to 2 hours/week. Tuesday and Thursdays from 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm. Fall semester is September-December, and Spring semester is January-May.  

The tutoring takes place outside from Hope CommUnity Center at the Brightwood Manor Clubhouse located at 838 W Kelly Park Rd, Apopka, FL 32712 

Training and Meetings: Attend tutor orientation, plus meetings scheduled during the semester. Attend HCC service learning immersion day at least one time in the year. 

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2019-02-21T13:22:28-05:00February 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Brightwood Afterschool Elementary Tutors