Volunteer Tutors' Job Descriptions
Thank you for your interest in becoming a Skyline Literacy tutor volunteer! Our success depends on people like you to serve as volunteers for our literacy services. If you are interested in helping adult learners improve literacy skills in order to improve their lives, two hours a week can make a huge difference! Skyline Literacy is always accepting volunteers!
Plan lesson before class
Use online resources and Skyline Literacy for supplementary materials
Guide students through book exercises
Lead class activities
Make general announcements
Communicate with co-teacher in between classes
Communicate with Skyline Literacy
Small talk with students before class starts
Check homework before class starts
Set up technology (if applicable)
Write on board as teacher teaches
Walk around, help individual students as needed
Fill in as students’ partner when paired up
Demonstrate dialogue or partnered activities with lead teacher
Plan lesson before tutoring session
Work with Skyline Literacy to help determine student’s learning style, effective activities for them, etc.
Assist student with goal-setting
Guide student through material
Take into account student feedback
Communicate with Skyline Literacy about needs, progress, etc.
Turn in monthly progress reports