|Contact||Cadi Obermeyer, Volunteer Coordinator, Hamilton Public Library Learning Centre; Phone: 905-546-3200 ext 3620; Fax: 905-546-2610; Email: email@example.com|
|More Info Link||www.hpl.ca|
|Duties||* Volunteers are needed to tutor E.S.L. (English as a Second Language) students primarily in speaking and listening, and to a lessor extent, reading and writing English. Competency in spoken and written English is required, as well as patience, reliability and flexibility. |
* Intake of volunteers is ongoing.
|Benefits||Experience and satisfaction in assisting and working with newcomers to Canada.|
|Clients||Clients are either adult Permanent Residents or Convention Refugees who want to improve their English language skills.|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening |
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
Times and dates of sessions can be very flexible. Tutors and students meet twice a week for two hours each time. A minimum 6 month commitment is required.
|Location||55 York Boulevard, at MacNab Street, Hamilton (At this address and various library branches).|
|Number of Positions||Hamilton Central: 80 individual(s) |
80 individual(s) needed in total.
Ongoing need for new tutors.
|Ages||19 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Week|
|Commitment Length||Medium Term (from 3 - 12 months) - Minimum six month commitment required.|
|Training||Training is required - 2 hour initial training session, then on-going.|
|Transportation||On Bus Route - All bus routes that travel to downtown.|
|Volunteer Categories||English Language Instructor ; Literacy ; Teaching/Instructor ; Tutoring|
|Skills/Experience||Competency in written and spoken English.|
|Additional Requirements||Reliability, patience and flexibility. A Police Vulnerable Sector Check is required within 30 days of being matched with a student.|
|Liability Insurance||Not Available|
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|Organization Name||Hamilton Public Library|
|Address & Map|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 2700 |
55 York Blvd
Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4