Volunteer Opportunity
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After School Program Teacher, Prescott Joseph Center, Oakland, California

Organization: Prescott Joseph Center
Contact Name: Joe Bacon
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 920 Peralta Street
Oakland, California  94607  
United States
Great For: Great for Kids, Great for Teens
Service Area(s): Tutoring, Teaching, Language Instruction / ESL, K-12 Christian/Catholic Schools, Indirectly Serving People, Education, Early Education, Directly Serving People, Computers / Technology, Business, Administrative / Office Work
Hourly Commitment:
2.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Short Term Service/Seasonal


We have an after-school program once a week on Mondays. We are looking for someone that can teach kids ages 6-12 years old, how to use computers and then assist with homework the last 30 minutes of the day. We give them a snack while they do homework. ( Bilingual preferred -Arabic or Spanish volunteers will get 1st call backs) STEM or Tech backgrounds are highly encouraged. Kids have been wanting science projects. Our classroom only consist of 12 kids, but most times it is 9-10 that always show up together. We have 1 person that will assist from the center, but you will be the main teacher. Your 2 hour day will consist of; 3:15p set up class room 3:30p kids arrive, instruction for the day from you, then computer work 4:30p move to class room table for homework and a snack 5:00p After-school help ends and parents start to arrive. 5:15p you are gone until next Monday The office staff calls the parents Monday morning as a reminder about the class, sometimes they are called on Friday afternoon. We need someone to meet us this week for a short walk-thru of the facility and start next Monday. If you are not available next Monday we would love for you to assist as back up. Please call us Monday thru Friday at 510-208-5651 and ask for the After School program assistant. Not required to be christian, but would be nice.
Initially Posted: 02/28/2017
Last Updated: 04/05/2017

This position is available during the following dates each year:
Start Date:   03/02
End Date:    06/04