As a non-profit organization, Employment Skills Center relies on the talent and dedication of our community volunteers. Many of our volunteers find the work far more rewarding than they could have imagined! Please consider the following opportunities to see how you can help ensure our programs continue to serve adults in our community. Contact Beth Hinton, Volunteer Tutor Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 717-243-6040 for more information.
Employment Skills Center is in need of dedicated volunteers to tutor adult students one-on-one in the areas of Basic Literacy, Math, GED preparation, and English as a Second Language. Volunteers are required to complete an orientation session at ESC, online self-paced tutor training, and 4 hours of continuing education per program year. After completing all training, volunteers are asked to commit to 1.5 hours twice a week or 3 hours once a week. No prior experience is required, but volunteers must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree or currently be pursuing one in accordance with PA Department of Education guidelines. All volunteers must comply with a state mandated PA State Police background check. View the Volunteer Tutor job description here.
Volunteers are needed to offer assistance to classroom instructors and provide one-on-one assistance with students. Volunteers are required to complete an orientation session at ESC, plus 4 hours of continuing education per program year. No prior experience is required, but volunteers must have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent. All volunteers must comply with a state mandated PA State Police background check.
Serve on a committee for one of our annual fundraising events, or volunteer to help. You will meet meet new friends while helping out a worthy cause!