French Reading Tutor

(Oshawa (City of). Public Library, John Aker Northview Branch, Oshawa (City of). Public Library, John Aker Northview Branch)

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Position ID: V-OSH0927
Last Modified: 03 Feb 2021
Last Full Update: 03 Feb 2021

Opportunity Details: French Reading Tutor

Contact Michelle Dicaire, HR Assistant, Oshawa Public Libraries; Phone: 905-579-6111 ext 5252; Email:
Duties COVID 19 Update - The volunteer program is running virtually  
Assist students in grades 2-3 improve French reading and comprehension skills * offer updates to library staff on progress of children * occasional interaction with parents * work with library staff to develop program to ensure the needs of enrolled children are being met
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Benefits Community service hours * help instill in children love for reading and French language * assist non-French speaking parents improve their child's French comprehension
Clients Library patrons
Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students
Areas of Interest Child & Family Services ; Education Support (Elementary / Secondary) ; Translation / Languages / Interpretation
Skills/Experience Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Translation & Languages - Fluency in French required ; Working with Children ; Experience in education an asset
Commitment Length Short Term - three month minimum
Interaction Level Virtual Volunteering
Minimum Hours 1 / Week
Seasons Spring ; Fall ; Winter
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Location Northview Branch Library, 250 Beatrice St E, Oshawa
Number of Positions Oshawa
Training Orientation ; Training is provided - Tutor
Transportation Near public transit
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Vulnerable Sector Police Screening
Liability Insurance Available

Agency Details: Oshawa (City of). Public Library, John Aker Northview Branch, Oshawa (City of). Public Library, John Aker Northview Branch

Office Phone 905-579-6111 ext 5871
Fax 905-433-8107
Address & Map
250 Beatrice St E
Oshawa, ON
Canada L1G 7T6
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Mailing Address 250 Beatrice St E 
Oshawa, ON 
Canada L1G 7T6

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