Placer County Library - Rocklin Library
Make a Difference: Be an English Language Tutor
Company: Placer County Library - Rocklin Library
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Location: Rocklin Library, 4890 Granite Dr., Rocklin, CA, 95677
Project Details

Position Overview: This is an opportunity to make a significant difference in the lives of adults whose limited English is a challenge in their everyday life. See how rewarding the experience can be. The goal of the tutoring program is to create an opportunity for individuals to improve their reading, writing, and speaking of English as a second language by working one-on-one with a tutor.


  • Tutor one learner 1-2 times each week for 1.5 hour sessions in the Rocklin Library
  • Submit monthly time logs
  • Coordinate with literacy staff
  • Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English proficiently and clearly
  • Possess patience, flexibility, and excellent oral communication skills
  • Fingerprint clearance is required
  • Age 18 or older
  • Training Provided:

  • Tutor Training- 3 hours
  • All materials provided free of charge
  • Individual assistance from literacy staff is available
  • Benefits to Volunteer:

  • Satisfaction that you are changing lives
  • Knowledge that you are enhancing the Library‚Äôs position in the community
  • Learn to tutor, promote learning, and gain experience
  • General requirements


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a week for at least 6 mos
  • Category
    Education & Literacy
    Race & Ethnicity
    Skills Area
    General Education