About Offaly Local Development Company
provision of services in County Offaly, including RDP, SICAP, Volunteering, Social Prescribing
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:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: 6 months
Hours required: 1hrs Twice per week
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Other location details:
Also available in these counties
Screening details for this role:
- Garda Vetting
- Informal Interviews
- Identification Check (photo ID etc…)
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
- Ongoing training opportunities
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.