Volunteer Coordinator for New Tutoring Program

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan - New York, NY

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan

Volunteer Coordinator for New Tutoring Program

The JCC's Literacy and Math Program is launching a new tutoring and homework help program

for schoolchildren living in a temporary housing facility for families in midtown. The program

will take place at the Manhattan Times Square Hotel on Wednesday evenings and midday on

Saturdays. The JCC will recruit volunteers who will work one-on-one with students who need

reading and math assistance, as well as homework help.

The volunteer coordinator will (i) take attendance at each session; (ii) work with any children

whose one-on-one volunteer partner is absent for the session, (iii) monitor and support

student/tutor engagement, (iv) distribute snack and (v) dismiss students and confer with

parents/guardians, as necessary, at the end of each session. A representative of the shelter also

will be onsite at each session.

The commitment is twice a week on Wednesdays, 5:45 – 7:45 p.m. and Saturdays, 10:45a.m. –

12:45 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27th - Wednesday, May 15th. The Manhattan Times Square Hotel is

located at located at 790 7th Avenue, between W. 51st – W. 52nd Street, New York, NY. The

salary is $ 25 per hour.

If you are interested, please contact Judy Gross, Director of Literacy and Math Programs,

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, at jgross@jccmanhattan.org or 646-505-4450.