Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

June 1, 2016

Public service opportunity: Tutoring for Adults – Volunteer Tutor

Position title:

Tutoring for Adults – Volunteer Tutor

 

Name of organization:

King County Library System – Shoreline Library

 

Website:

 

 

Position description:

Tutor basic education skills to adults, including English Language Learners, seeking academic support in reading, writing, math and English Language skills. Tutors are needed for all education levels. Sessions are taught one-on-one or small group and meet once per week for a 2-hour session. The sessions are free and drop-in, thus tutors need to have the ability to be flexible and tailor the session to the individuals’ needs.

 

Time commitment:

Sundays, 5-7pm

 

Skill requirements:

  • Experience teaching or tutoring reading, writing/grammar, and mathematics
  • Experience teaching or tutoring to the COMPASS, GED or TOEFL Test preferred
  • Experience teaching or tutoring adult English Language Learners preferred
  • Experience providing assistance to job seekers preferred
  • Patient, flexible, and dependable
  • Respectful of people from various socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds
  • Passionate about public service and helping adults reach their educational and personal goals

 

Start date:

ongoing

 

End date:

ongoing

 

Location:

Shoreline Library

 

How to apply:

Please contact:

Amy Neff

206.362.7550

aneff@kcls.org

 

Supervisor contact info:

Amy Neff

aneff@kcls.org

206-362-7550