Become A Mentor Tutor

Mentor responsibilities include: attending math/ reading training, orientation, Mentor sessions, and Mentor meetings, completing Mentor reports, preparing lesson material for each session, tracking the student’s progress, reporting to Program Coordinators and Executive Coordinator, and assisting in volunteer recruitment.

Training Dates (New mentors must attend one of these sessions): January 4th (10:00am – 12:30pm), January 8th (5:00pm – 7:30pm), January 19th (1:00 – 3:30pm). As these dates have now passed, we will be providing training on-site!

Work Term (Winter/Spring): January 13th – April 30th

NOTE: Due to a technical problem on our website, we have lost a few applications. We always respond to applications within a week’s notice. If you have not heard back from us regarding your application it means that your application was unfortunately lost. Please reapply through the form below and send us a message at [email protected] We are terribly sorry for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

If you are interested in becoming a mentor tutor for the Winter/Spring Program, please fill in the form below:

2020 Winter/Spring Mentor Application Form

  • Please put down your legal name if it is different than the name put above.
  • We do not accept applications for new Mentor Volunteers who are not High-School or University students. If are still in University and older than twenty-four years of age, please write your current age in the "tell us about yourself" section and what you are doing at University
  • Let us know the name of the teacher, friend, or family member who told you about this volunteer opportunity and a way to contact them.

  • Winter/Spring Program
    Our programs are once a week, running from Jan. 13 to Apr. 30. Your buddy will be waiting for you every session. We expect a commitment from volunteers to be there on time, every time. You can open the Map link in a new tab to see where the program is located.

    1. Reading Buddies
    • David Lloyd George Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • Trudeau Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Tuesday (3:30 - 5:30 pm)
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    • John Henderson Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • Walter Moberly Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • Renfrew Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)

    • Sir Matthew Begbie, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • William Cook Elementary, Richmond Map:
      Tuesday (3:15 - 4:45 pm)
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    • Westridge Elementary, Burnaby Map:
      Tuesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)

    • MOSAIC Family Centre, Burnaby Map:
      Thursday (4:30 - 6:00 pm)

    2. Math Buddies
    • David Lloyd George Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • Trudeau Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Tuesday (4:00 - 5:30 pm)
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    • John Henderson Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • Walter Moberly Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • Renfrew Elementary, Vancouver Map:
      Wednesday (3:30 - 5:00 pm)
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    • William Cook Elementary, Richmond Map:
      Tuesday (3:15 - 4:45 pm)
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  • Criminal Record Checks

    Criminal records checks are MANDATORY for any volunteer who is no longer in high school. The record check is free and you can use it elsewhere if needed. Please open this link and complete the outlined steps before the tutor training session.
  • Volunteer Hours Certificate

    Upon completion of our program, you will receive a Certificate for your volunteer hours and a reference letter

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