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Volunteer High School Tutor - Female

Emerge Women & Children's Support Network Inc
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SCOPE The Volunteer Student Tutor will support and enable individual students one-on-one with their academic work including English, maths and science. You will encourage the student to reach their full potential and guide them towards study practices that will help them excel.

RESPONSIBILITIES • Review and work together on homework assignments -some students may be performing below their expected academic level • Work through problems and questions regarding schoolwork • Assist in the development of reading skills and enjoyment • Communicate effectively with case workers and volunteer coordinator • Connect with the primary caregiver and keep informed of student’s progress

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE • Previous high school tutoring experience with references required • Patient and understanding approach to students’ abilities and learning styles • Great speaking and writing skills • Ability to guide and problem solve high school level maths, science and English • Aware of Family Violence impacts on women and children and their capacity to engage and retain information • Understanding of culturally and linguistically diverse communities • Understanding the privacy and confidentially requirements at Emerge