Tutor, Homework Help for High School Student

POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Community tutoring Coordinator, the successful candidate will help one or more youth aged 12 to 17 with their schoolwork to foster their overall and academic success.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Help students complete their schoolwork.
  • Help youth improve their abilities in various school subjects.
  • Build strong relationships with youth by being a good role model.
  • Adhere to the YMCA’s Child Protection Policies and Procedures.
  • Understand and integrate the value of philanthropy in his post and in the Association and participate in activities / fundraising events.
  • Understand emergency protocols and procedures for preparing evacuation and accident reports.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be interested in working with high school students and have the ability to build trusting relationships with them.
  • Fluent in French and/or English (fluency in both an important asset).
  • Familiarity with grade 7, 8, 9 and 10 core subjects (Secondary I, II, III and IV).
  • Must be empathic, patient, and personable.
  • Have no criminal record in connection with employment.

COMPETENCIES

Children and youth focused: Ability to support the development and growth of children and youth.

Communication: Ability to communicate in a clear, detailed, and timely manner, and to promote information sharing in order to achieve the goals of the YMCA.

Initiative: Ability to do the right things at the right time without having to be instructed.

Self-management: Ability to work autonomously and with minimal supervision.

Regard for healthy and safety: Ability to understand and identify ways to help reduce risks and injuries, and to raise awareness on this matter.

BENEFITS

  • Have a positive impact on the local community.
  • Share passion for fitness and wellness with other YMCA members.
  • Learn and develop through various workshops.
  • Develop communication and leadership skills.
  • Meet and network with people from all walks of life.

CONDITIONS

Location: YMCA Notre-Dame-de-Grace

Status: Volunteer

Schedule: minimum 1 hour a week

Employment start date: As soon as possible

Application deadline: ongoing

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