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English and Homework Support Volunteer

Offaly Local Development Company

About Offaly Local Development Company

provision of services in County Offaly, including RDP, SICAP, Volunteering, Social Prescribing

What's Involved

Support is needed for children and teenagers for English language and homework. One volunteer per child. The children and teenagers have different needs; English is not their first language and they need support with homework as well as reading, writing and speaking English. This support will take place in the family's home. Introductory meetings will take place.Time to be agreed between volunteer and families.

What's required for this position

Fluent English and a good grasp of written English. An ability to understand what is expected of the child or teenager for homework. An ability to go over what was studied in simple English.

  • Education/ Training
  • Personable Skills

Level of English required for this role:
Fluent English

Times and commitment required for this role

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Minimum time commitment: 6 months

Hours required: 1hrs Twice per week

Other Details

Location of volunteering opportunity:
Tullamore

Other location details:
Tullamore

Also available in these counties
Offaly

Screening details for this role:

  • Garda Vetting
  • Informal Interviews
  • References
  • Identification Check (photo ID etc…)

Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:

  • Support/ advice/ recognition
  • Ongoing training opportunities

Age restrictions:
No age restrictions

Benefits you will receive as a volunteer

Volunteers will get an opportunity to positively enhance the lives of people who have experienced hardship and conflict; develop their teaching skills; learn about a new culture; and make friends.

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  • This opportunity is posted by:
  • Contact person: Sara Stephens
  • Organisation: Offaly Local Development Company
  • Phone: 0872955875
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