Attend a Training:
Choose from Jan. 5 or Jan. 11 & 12.

Register for the Thursday, January 5, 2017 training

Would you like to help a child improve their reading skills?
Become a trained volunteer tutor with the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County!
Classroom Tutoring
Tutor first and/or second grade children, one-to-one, in reading at selected elementary schools throughout Palm Beach County during school hours. Tutor two 90 minute sessions a week (or team up with another volunteer, each tutoring one or two sessions per week).
After School Tutoring
Commit to tutor a child, one-to-one, in reading comprehension at the Literacy Coalition’s Blume Literacy Center after school. Tutor for one hour, one day a week. Background check is required.
Location: Blume Literacy Center
3651 Quantum Blvd.
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
Time: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Register for the January 11 & 12, 2017 training

This is a two-part training – attendance is required at both sessions.
Description:
This course is designed to prepare volunteers to work with adult literacy students. Upon completion of the course, tutors will be referred to community agencies and matched with individuals seeking assistance. Volunteers will tutor adults one-to-one. Tutoring sessions are usually once or twice a week for two hours. The sessions are held in public places, such as schools or libraries.
Location: The Blume Literacy Center
3651 Quantum Blvd., Boynton Beach, FL  33426
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 PM

 


Requirements:
 Volunteers must be at least 18 years old. No experience is required. Training will be provided by the Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County. For more information, call Jeanne Heavilin at (561) 767-3366 or email JHeavilin@LiteracyPBC.org.

 

Literacy Tutor Application

APPLY ONLINE or contact:
Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County
3651 Quantum Blvd.
Boynton Beach, FL 33426
(561) 279-9103

Current volunteers click here for VIC.

The Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County is an equal opportunity employer/program. If you have a disability that requires special services, call us at (800) 273-1030 to ensure availability of appropriate accommodations.