Summer Volunteer Mentor Tutor (Math/ELA)

Job Category: Education Outreach Seasonal
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Atlanta Georgia Remote Virtual

Volunteer Mentor Tutor (Math/ELA) 

The Girls Link Up Summer Camp will support rising 3rd-8th grade girls. Our program supports the social and emotional needs of adolescent girls all while exposing and empowering them to pursue STEAM (science, technology, [entrepreneurship], arts, and math) pathways. We focus on bridging the learning gap by providing academic support in the mornings and cultural enrichment activities in the afternoons. This four week, full-day camp will be jam-packed with hands-on activities, field trips and mentoring. 

Purpose: 

Volunteer Mentor Tutors are expected to contribute to a working environment that is friendly, respectful, open and honest. Mentors will meet one-on-one through the summer with her mentee, 3rd-8th grade age, to a relationship and engage in activities that will give mentees new experiences. Mentor Tutors offer supplemental academic support to help students build confidence and fluency in math and reading. 

Description: Volunteer Mentor Tutors will: 

  • Build a relationship with girls in the 3D GIrls, Inc. Girls Link Up Community
  • Serve 4-6 hours/week (flexible days and times) to support girls during lunch and Mentor Hour (12:00pm – 2:00pm) 
  • Participate in program evaluations (pre-survey and post-survey).
  • Understand and make a written commitment to follow 3D Girls, Inc. policies and procedures outlined in the 3D Girls, Inc. Volunteer Handbook and Girls Link Up Camp Handbook.
  • Inform Program Coordinator of any changes in Mentee behavior, concerns, or questions.

Qualifications: Female mentors must be at least 18 years of age and enjoy spending time with girls ages 8-14. Other necessary qualities and skills include:

  • A desire to build a one-on-one relationship with a Girls Link Up Participant and participate in a variety of activities.
  • Good relationship building skills and ability to maintain constructive relationship boundaries with mentee, mentee’s family, and 3D Girls, Inc. staff.
  • Tolerance and openness to different world views and sensitivity to other cultures and languages.
  • Ability and commitment to maintain confidentiality and act in a manner that is consistent with 3D Girls, Inc.’s policies and procedures.
  • A general desire to have fun and work with children.
  • Satisfactory criminal background 

Volunteer Mentor Benefits

  • Opportunity to serve and share from one’s own life experience.
  • Gain satisfaction of working with young girls during critical years of development.
  • Opportunity for new experiences and meeting new people.
  • Learn to appreciate diverse cultures and backgrounds.

Important Dates

  • May 23, 2024 – Virtual Orientation (6:30pm) 
  • May 29 – 30 (Summer Camp Training) (8 hours) 
  • May 31  (Parent Orientation) (8 hours) 
  • June 3 – 28, 2024 + (8:00am – 12:30pm) – 20 hours per week 
  • June 7 -8, 2024 – Overnight Trip to Black Girl Dream Conference  (Optional Chaperone Opportunities Available) 
  • Juneteenth – Tuesday, June 19, 2024 (OFF DAY) 
  • June 28th – Student Showcase Event

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