To tutor with us, you don’t need to speak another language. You just need to be
You'll also need to attend our 18-hour training and commit to tutoring an adult for 2 hours weekly over a period of at least nine months. Giving your time as a volunteer tutor is a great way to give something back and to make a difference.
Click here for a tutor application.
Literacy Volunteers of the
Our tutors receive 18 hours of free training before working with a student, and they are supported during their tutoring with regular workshops, resources, and professional staff. We train tutors in Basic Literacy and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) tutoring.
Our next Volunteer Information Session will be on Monday, September 16, from 5-6:30 PM at the Fitchburg Public Library. Come find out more about our program.
Our next ESOL Tutor Training will be on Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:30-6:30 PM, starting October 9 at the Fitchburg Public Library: October 9, 16, 21, 23, 28, and 30. Trainees must complete all 6 sessions. Please apply by September 25.
Please contact Amy West, Program Coordinator via phone (978-343-8184) or e-mail for more information.