Homework Assistant

Time Commitment

2 hours, weekly


Students use the library after school to study and complete homework assignments. This volunteer will provide homework help and remedial assistance to students while maintaining a positive learning environment.

Benefits of Volunteering

  • Chance to meet new people
  • To work in pleasant surroundings
  • To develop new skills
  • Give something back to the community
  • Share your talents
  • Feel needed and valued
  • Enhance your resume
  • Satisfaction from accomplishment

Duties & Responsibilities

  • On a one to one basis, or in small groups, provide help with homework assignments involving math, reading, spelling, vocabulary, science, social studies, etc.
  • Under the supervision of the library staff, help students with reference questions, research work, etc.

Skills/Abilities/Qualifications Required

  • Patience
  • Flexibility
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication and written skills
  • Teaching experience a plus