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Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: Our applicant screening process involves an interview, three telephone references, and a police records check (Frontier College will cover the cost).
  • Work remotely
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit
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COVID-19 Support

School Reading Support Volunteer (Online)

Suite 34, 9912 106 Street, Commonwealth Building, Edmonton, AB, T5K 1C5 [map]
1-3 hours / weekly
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Frontier College, a national literacy organization is looking to recruit student volunteers to support children and youth with reading and homework via zoom. The pandemic has created a need for virtual learning opportunities for students who have experienced learning loss over the past six months. Increased lack of access to in-person classroom support will effect young learners who may not have support at home.

 Volunteers will be trained and placed one-on-one with students who require homework and reading help for one hour a week. Experience working with children and a career pursuits in the field of education will be considered assets.

Email: edmonton@frontiercollege.ca to offer your time and skills.

Our applicant screening process involves an interview, three telephone references,  and a police records check (Frontier College will cover the cost).

The benefits of volunteering with us are:

- an opportunity to serve the community and make a positive difference in the lives of children and youth. 
- an opportunity to get experience for individuals striving for a career in the non-profit sector, human resources, education, social work, etc.
- an opportunity to develop your interpersonal and communication skills

Reference letter will be provided.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Gain experience working with children and mentoring them in a small group or on a one-to-one interaction that benefits their individual learning style, and encourages them to gain a love for reading and learning.
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Police Check
  • References
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
Also required for this position: Our applicant screening process involves an interview, three telephone references, and a police records check (Frontier College will cover the cost).
  • Remote or online
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
  • Accessible by public transit