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About the Position
Position # 1672
OrganizationYMCA Centre for Immigrant programs
Position Homework Club tutor - Homework Club
Location 330 Lacewood Dr, Halifax, NS B3S 0A3, Canada
Impact Statement You can make a difference by supporting newcomers' integration in the community!
Description The Homework Club is designed to provide academic support to Newcomer youth ages 13-18.
Currently, Homework Club takes place on Tuesdays, 3:30-5:30pm at Keshen Goodman Library Public Library
Memorial Public Library Wednesdays from 3:30 to 5pm
Training Details Major Duties:
Arrive on time and be prepared to assist participants
Work with the program leaders to assist participants with their academic studies
Encourage participants in a fun and lighthearted manner
Encourage participants to celebrate their accomplishments
Offer constructive feedback
Be a positive role model
Set up and clean up
Must be 16 years or older
Child Protection Training – provided by YMCA
Clear results from Child Abuse Registry Check – conducted with assistance from YMCA Volunteer Coordinator
Clear results from Criminal Back Check
Good academic skills – specifically in science and math
Strong communication skills
Experience working with youth is an asset
Speaking another language is an asset
Working Conditions Working with multicultural and diverse population
Minimum Duration 7 - 12 months
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail Tuesday from 3:30 to 5:30
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Newcomer Support
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Communicate in Plain Language, Motivate Others, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
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Contact Sylvia Calatayud
Phone 902 457 6882
Address 7071 Bayers Rd Halifax, B3L 2C2
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