Mercy Center Volunteer Opportunities

  • ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Instructors:  Provide language instruction for adults. Prior teaching experience required. Morning, afternoon, and evening classes, Monday - Saturday, September - June. Commitment: at least 2 days/week, 4 hours/day.

  • After-School Program Assistants:  Assist with tutoring/homework, computer tutorials, field trips (museums, cultural sites, etc.), and other enrichment activities for children grades K-5.  Sessions:  Monday − Thursday, 3:15pm − 6:00pm.  Commitment: 1 − 4 days/week, September − June.

 

  • Reading Tutors:  Provide one-on-one or small group reading instruction for children, grades K-5, who are reading below grade level.  Prior teaching experience a plus.  Saturday morning sessions, September – May.

 

  • Babysitters:  Help babysit the young children (18 months – 3 years old) of our adult ESOL students while the adults attend class.  Monday − Friday, mornings, September – June. Childhood education experience is a plus.