What services does your organization provide? We provide literacy programming for children, youth and adults by partnering with community organizations and schools. Volunteers are screened and attend a Tutor Training Session and then are placed in one of our 10 literacy programs in the city of London.
Do you have any age requirements? 17 years of age and older
Do you require language proficiency other than in English? N/A
What time commitment(s) are you expecting from a volunteer? 2-3 hours per week. We ask you commit to a minimum of 4 months.
Are there any other requirements for being a volunteer? All Frontier College volunteers must undergo a screening process which involves getting a local Police Record's Check with a Vulnerable Sector search. You will be reimbursed for this expense. Additionally, an interview and reference checks are done for each volunteer.
What type of volunteer positions are typically available? Volunteer Tutor positions.
Do you provide training for volunteers? Yes, a 3 hour Tutor Training session is provided.
What are the typical volunteer activities occurring at your organization? Tutoring and event volunteers.
How will a person benefit from volunteering with Frontier College London? Gain valuable experience working with children, youth and adults who struggle with their literacy skills. Also, gain experience working in the London community.
Do you accept high school students? Yes, if over the age of 17.