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Reading Rocks Tutor   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
Purpose: The position of Reading Rocks volunteer tutor supports the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region’s literacy program for children and youth with learning difficulties. This one-on-one literacy program is designed to motivate and help children in Grades 2-10 gain confidence and academic success in reading and writing. It is also designed to help facilitators and volunteers gain knowledge and experience in working with children who experience difficulties learning essential literacy skills. Therefore, this position is responsible for developing and implementing an appropriate and effective individualized literacy program to meet the child’s individual literacy needs. 
Job Title: Reading Rocks volunteer tutor 
Location: Welland, Beamsville and Brock University  
Key Responsibilities: The Reading Rocks volunteer tutor: 
• Works with the program facilitator and Program Coordinator to develop and implement an appropriate and effective individualized literacy program to meet the child’s individual literacy needs; 
• Develops and implements engaging, creative and hands-on literacy activities and games in the areas of literacy: phonics, sight words, fluency, reading/listening comprehension, spelling, grammar, sentence structure, and more to provide assistance for the assigned child struggling with literacy skills; 
• Develops a unique work station where the child’s successes are emphasized; 
• Conducts informal literacy assessment on the first day of program (pre-assessment) as well as on the last day of program (post-assessment); 
• Provides a positive learning environment to invoke self-motivation for the child as he/she develops phonological awareness and processing skills; 
• Educates the child on how their unique learning requirements affect how they understand and use information and how this ultimately affects their ability to learn and ways they can use their unique learning as a strength; 
• Provides regular positive feedback on the student’s progress to instill self-motivation and self-confidence in their academic development;  
• Fills out session reports after the tutoring sessions to track the children’s progress; 
• Assists the program facilitator if need be.
CHAMPS After-School Matters Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
Assist in implementing the LDANR's CHAMPS after-school program throughout St Catharines. CHAMPS runs in partnership with the RAFT and United Way. CHAMPS intends to provide mentorship and support to children. CHAMPS also provides educational and homework assistance.
Volunteer Mentor   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Big Brothers Big Sisters St Catharines -Thorold and District
Multiple locations across St. Catharines, Thorold & District
Duties vary from each of the 5 mentoring programs offered. Some general duties include: 
 
- Promote a healthy active lifestyle  
- Offer advice in regards to current and pressing issues facing youth 
- Encourage leadership and independent thinking 
- Be a role model by leading by example 
- Offer an ear to listen and a voice of support 
- Exposing a child to new opportunities for competence building 
- Empowering a child, ensuring they believe in themselves, helping them realize their potential
Early Literacy Volunteer   Fort Erie  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  St Catharines / Thorold 
Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
Niagara Falls (Victoria/Drummond neighbourhood), St. Catharines, Fort Erie, Thorold
Supporting Early Literacy Facilitators 
Running small literacy work stations 
Working one-on-one with children aged 4 - 6 years 
Providing feedback to agency regarding program 
Answering parents' questions 
Supporting children with early literacy skills
Niagara Folk Arts Multicultural Centre, St Catharines
Working with youth age 12 and up 
Help youth with basic subjects, Math and English most needed 
Prepare worksheets when needed for the youth to use to help in their areas of weakness
Facilitator / Mentor   Fort Erie  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  St Catharines / Thorold 
John Howard Society of Niagara, St Catharines - King St
Various locations- St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Fort Erie and Welland
-Commitment to the program (14 weeks) 
-Ability to go to other locations 
-Facilitating sessions 
-Providing child care 
-Supporting families  
-Assisting with set up and clean up
John Howard Society of Niagara, St Catharines - King St
Various locations- St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Fort Erie and Welland
-Commitment to the program (14 weeks) 
-Ability to go to other locations 
-Facilitating sessions 
-Providing child care 
-Supporting families  
-Assisting with set up and clean up
Fort Erie Public Library, Fort Erie - Centennial Branch
Work with kids in grades K through 8 with homework completion and STEAM based activities and challenges. There is an opportunity to develop and facilitate activities. Engage with youth and serve as a positive model.
Literacy Volunteer   Fort Erie  Grimsby / Lincoln / West Lincoln  Niagara Falls / Niagara-on-the-Lake  Pelham / Welland  Port Colborne / Wainfleet  St Catharines / Thorold 
Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region
Fort Erie, Port Colborne, Niagara Falls, St. Catharines
The position of the literacy volunteer supports the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara Region’s literacy program for young children aged four to ten who are at risk of reading difficulties due to a potential learning disability. This literacy program is designed to motivate and help children gain confidence and academic success in reading.