Volunteer with Early Escalera & Escalera

Volunteer with our high school college preparation and career readiness program helping the instructor with fun programs, student career and college exploration, and building a college-going mindset.

POSITION:

After-school Support

PROGRAM AREA:

Youth

REQUIREMENT: 

Students are in need of a consistent positive role model after school. Whatever schedule you create with the school site, please make sure you can commit to it. Even if it’s an hour a week, students count on seeing your smile and showing you care about their well-being.

SCHEDULE:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday, roughly 3:15pm-5:00pm (specific schedules may vary depending on the location)

POSITION SUMMARY:

After-school support volunteers will be involved with all aspects of the afterschool programming, including check-in/supervision, assisting instructors in the classroom with general supervision and/or tutoring. This position involves working closely with high school aged youth, as well as school staff.

ACTIVITIES MAY INCLUDE:

Helping with academics or enrichment classes

QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience working with youth is preferred, as well as skills in communication, teamwork, and punctuality.

TIME COMMITMENT:  

8+ weeks commitment preferred. Volunteers may work up to 4 days a week.

LOCATION(S): 

  • Benson High School
  • Centennial High School
  • David Douglas High School
  • Gresham High School
  • Madison High School
  • Parkrose High School
  • Reynolds High School
  • Roosevelt High School

ADDITIONALLY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Undergo and pass a criminal background check
  • Reliable transportation to school site.