|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Learning Disabilities Association of Halton||On-going (More than 1 year)||2019-07-12||2019-08-02|
Reading Rocks Volunteer Coordinator (Volunteer Position)
The Reading Rocks Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the administration and coordination of volunteer recruitment, management, retention and assignments, liaising with the Executive Director and Reading Rocks Facilitators on the placement of volunteers and the scheduling of mandatory training for all new volunteers with the Reading Rocks Program in Halton and Hamilton.
Reading Rocks is an 8 week reading program that runs twice per week in the evenings, and takes place three times per year (Fall, Winter, Spring). Volunteer tutors work 1:1 with children between the ages of 6-12 years, and teach them the foundational reading skills of phonics, sight word vocabulary, and fluency through engaging hands-on activities and games that they prepare based on the needs of the child. Volunteers work with the same child for the duration of the program, so it is mandatory that they are available for both days that the program takes place, and are able to commit to 8 weeks.
Time Commitment: Flexible Part time, flexible hours (approximately 5-10 hours).
Duties will be carried out at our Resource Centre in Burlington, with the potential to work remotely on an occasional basis (must have access to computer, high speed internet access and Microsoft Office software)
Knowledge, Skills, Education and Experience:
Interested applicants are asked to submit a cover letter and resume to Katie Jacobs, Executive Director at: executivedirector@LDAHH.ca
Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.
A vulnerable sector clearance (police check) is required for all positions.