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21-22 Oakville SD Elementary Literacy Tutor, Washington

Created09/15/2021
Reference82990
CategoryEducation
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
StateWashington
Zip20001
SalaryCompetitive
21-22 Oakville SD Elementary Literacy Tutor

Want to make a positive difference in your community? Your commitment can create a lifelong impact in children's lives. The Washington Reading Corps (WRC) is a national service program that is actively engaged in improving literacy in communities, local schools and learning centers throughout Washington State. In collaboration with the state's Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, projects in this program focus on tutoring struggling readers in Kindergarten through fourth grade, and preparing young children for successful entry into Kindergarten and literacy achievement in Early Learning Centers. The position is a full-time service commitment totaling a 1700 hour term (average of 40 hours per week). Member stipend of $1,945.24 per month before taxes and education award of $6,345 upon successful completion of service hours. Inquire about availability if selected for an interview. For more information on how you can make a difference as a Washington Reading Corps member, visit our website: https://washingtonservicecorps.org/wrc-program. Applications will be reviewed in the order in which they are received with interviews taking place until placement is filled. Position is contingent upon funding.

Member Duties : WRC members engage in direct-service Early Learning/K-4 literacy tutoring (one-on-one or in small groups) AND program development in an elementary school, early learning or community-based setting. *Support recruitment of community volunteer tutor programs before and after school. *Enhance or create community volunteer recruitment systems. *Promote and encourage peer and cross-age tutoring opportunities. *Serve with English Language Learners and coordinate activities to increase English proficiency. *Family and community involvement events and projects. *Develop or expand existing volunteer recognition program. *Support WRC beneficiaries during classroom reading instruction. *Build community-based literacy resources that can be shared within and between schools. *Complete national service program requirements including: reporting, trainings, professional learning cluster meetings, and community service projects based around National Days of Service.

Program Benefits : Health Coverage , Training , Education award upon successful completion of service , Childcare assistance if eligible , Stipend .

Terms :
Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours .

Service Areas :
Education , Children/Youth .

Skills :
Team Work , Teaching/Tutoring , Education .
EmployerAmeriCorps