Volunteer Job Descriptions at Hartsfield
Job Title: Classroom Volunteer
Duties: Assist classroom teachers with reading to students, helping with math problems, and clerical work.
Commitment: As often as individually possible
Job Title: Mentor
Objective: To reinforce student learning through individual and/or small group assistance in the classroom.
Duties: Mentors provide structured assistance in order to:
- Help a student master basic reading or math skills.
- Reinforce course work.
- Reinforce study skills.
Training: School-based training
Commitment: At least one hour per week for a 10-12 week commitment. Scheduling varies by teacher.
Job Title: Media Assistant
Duties: Read to students, help students look for and check out books, shelve books, make bulletin board displays, etc.
Commitment: Whenever available. Mostly needed between 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Job Title: Chaperone
Duties: Supervise students during field trip activity
Commitment: Teachers will provide dates and times of upcoming field trips, usually 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Transportation is provided by school buses.
Job Title: Art Class Assistant
Duties: Assist art teacher with special projects.
Commitment: Art – any day, 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Job Title: Writing Tutor – 4th Grade
Objectives: To reinforce student learning through individual or small group assistance in basic writing skills
Duties: Provide structured practice using activities provided by the teacher.
Commitment: Consult 4th grade teachers for days and times.