VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

Volunteer Teacher Assistant

September 2019 - June 2020

Grade 2 to 7


We are currently looking for dedicated volunteers to assist teachers in creating a positive personal learning experience for students in an enriched classroom to enhance students love of learning Language. The curriculum will focus on spelling, reading, writing and presentations. Volunteers are key to ensuring a personal and engaging learning experience for each student.   


Responsibilities:

• provides support to the teacher as needed

• provides support to each student by engaging in their learning experience

• assists in the delivery and collecting of student work

• offers guidance during independent work 

• uses praise and encouragement to ensure students are inspired to learn

• maintains positive relationships with students and the Apostrophe Kids team

• maintains a safe classroom environment


Commitment:

• Thursdays 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

• 3-1/2 hour weekly commitment is a must


Location:

John Knox Christian School

2232 Sheridan Garden Dr.

Oakville, ON L6J 7T1 


Education and Skills:

• High-school or equivalent

• Enjoy working with children

• Strong verbal and written communication skills


Benefits:

Will develop skills related to:

• Teaching an individualized literacy program

• Working with children

• Interpersonal communication

• Gaining valuable work related experience while making a difference in a child

• Volunteer Hours Letter

• Work reference (if required)


To apply for a volunteer position, please submit a cover letter and resume. We thank you for your interest in Apostrophe Kids.

"Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart."


~ Elizabeth Andrew