Make a difference in a person's life. Teach an adult to read. Project Read volunteers are trained to succeed in tutoring! Volunteers attend two engaging training workshops and are well-prepared before being paired with an adult literacy student.

The 10-hour training will be held on Saturdays, July 13 and 20 (10:30am-3:30pm) at the San Mateo MAIN Library, 55 West 3rd Avenue. Preregistration is required. 

Interested? Simply signup at www.cityofsanmateo.org/volunteer. Fill out the online Library Volunteer Application and in the assignment section CHOOSE Project Read Adult Tutor from the pull down menu.  Join our team as a volunteer adult literacy tutor. Volunteers are patient, flexible and want to make a difference in their community. Tutors work one-on-one with adult learners, improving basic reading and writing skills and supporting learners in achieving their learning goals.

Volunteer tutors must:

-- Have a high school diploma or GED

-- Complete tutor orientation and training (2 days)

-- Commit to at least six months of volunteering

-- Be available to tutor twice a week for one or two hour sessions

-- Stay connected with Project Read by participating in phone calls and planning meetings

Interested? See VolunteerSource at www.cityofsanmateo.org/volunteer for this and other library volunteer opportunities.

https://www.cityofsanmateo.org/DocumentCenter/View/69420/Project-ReadTutor-Training-7-19

Schedules

  • Occurred Saturday, July 13th, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Venue

San Mateo Public Library

55 West Third Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94402

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