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Current Tutor Needs

tutor needsOur most pressing needs for volunteer tutors right now are listed below.

To volunteer, or for further information on any of these needs, please contact our Volunteer Manager: 713.266.8777 or tutor@literacyadvance.org.

Outreach - English as a Second Language

Crosswalk Houston

Needed: As soon as possible
Classes start Tuesday, June 9

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Classes take place: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6pm - 8pm
Time commitment: 12 weeks, 24 x 2-hour lessons
Note: This class is for beginning level students

See a full role description for this opportunity.
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Can you help? Call 713.266.8777 and ask for Maxine, the Volunteer Manager.

Outreach - English as a Second Language

E.C.H.O.S.

Needed: As soon as possible
Classes start Saturday, June 13

outreach esl Classes take place: Saturdays, 9am - 12pm
Time commitment: 16 weeks - 16 x 3-hour lessons
Note: This class is for beginning level students

See a full role description for this opportunity.
See this location on a map.

Can you help? Call 713.266.8777 and ask for Maxine, the Volunteer Manager.

Outreach - Computer Literacy

Workfaith Connections - Travis location

Needed: As soon as possible
Classes start Wednesday, June 17

outreach computers Classes take place: Wednesdays, 9:30am - 12:30pm
Time commitment: 4 weeks, 4 x 3-hour lessons

See a full role description for this opportunity.
See this location on a map.

Can you help? Call 713.266.8777 and ask for Maxine, the Volunteer Manager.

Wilcrest - Computer Literacy

Volunteer tutors needed

Needed: Ongoing opportunity
We're piloting some new Computer Literacy resources! Can you help?

wilcrest computer Classes take place: Flexible - tell us when you're available and we'll see if the Computer Lab is free!
Time commitment: Flexible - minimum one two-hour class per week.

We've been developing some new Computer Literacy resources, for students who are beginners in Computer Literacy. We need volunteer tutors to lead some classes using the materials, and then give us feedback.

See a full role description for this opportunity.

Can you help? Call 713.266.8777 and ask for Maxine, the Volunteer Manager.

Wilcrest - ESL

Morning tutors needed

Needed: Ongoing opportunity
We have many ESL students waiting for a morning class; can you help?

wilcrest esl Classes take place: Monday & Wednesday
Time commitment: Twice a week for two hours, 8:30am - 10:30am both days.

Classrooms are very full at Wilcrest for much of the day. Our waitlist at popular times is growing longer and we've had to restrict Student Registration times. If we can start some classes at 8:30am, we'll be able to help more people. Can you help?

Talk to Amanda if you're available for a morning ESL class: 713.266.8777

Wilcrest - ESL

Evening tutors needed

Needed: Ongoing opportunity
We have many ESL students waiting for an evening class; can you help?

wilcrest esl Classes take place: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday evenings (8pm finish).
Time commitment: Once a week for 3 hours (5pm start), or twice a week for two hours (6pm start).
Talk to Amanda if you're available for an evening ESL class: 713.266.8777

Wilcrest - ABE

Morning tutors needed

Needed: Ongoing opportunity
We have many ABE students waiting for a morning class; can you help?

wilcrest abe Classes take place: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday mornings.
Time commitment: Once a week for 3 hours, or twice a week for two hours.
Talk to Amanda if you're available for a morning ABE class: 713.266.8777

Wilcrest - ABE & ESL Substitute tutors

Needed: Ongoing
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Sometimes we need substitute tutors. Even with the best planning, sometimes tutors need to miss a class, and it helps SO much if we have a short list of tutors who might be available for short-term cover.

Substitute tutors can say NO at any time! Being a substitute just means you're on a list to be called if necessary. If the time or date doesn't suit you, just tell us, and we'll call the next person.

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Talk to Amanda, the Wilcrest Program Manager, if you're a trained Literacy Advance tutor and are willing to be on the substitute list: 713.266.8777

If you like the sound of this opportunity but have not yet been trained at Literacy Advance, please start by talking with our Volunteer Manager: 713.266.8777

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