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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Opportunity Team Details

Elementary After School Program Volunteer

Elementary After School Program Volunteer

Lussier Community Education Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Volunteers will assist our free after school program serving a diverse group of elementary-aged students. Volunteers will support our vision for youth programs at LCEC to prepare our youth to be college and career ready. Volunteers are encouraged to share their skills and talents and are welcome (and encouraged!) to take a leadership role in the planning and implementation of programming. HOURS: 2.5 hours/week Shift Options: Mondays-Fridays 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Activities will include: 1. Homework and academic support 2. Participating with kids in partnership programs (theater, dance, art, health and wellness, mindfulness, etc.) 3. Joining the group for field trips when possible 4. Helping to prepare snacks and meals 5. Many other fun activities! DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS 1. Experience working with elementary-aged youth. 2. Mature attitude, creativity & resourcefulness. 3. Understanding and appreciation of socio-economically, ethnically and culturally diverse populations. REPORTS TO: Elementary Program Manager APPLICATION PROCESS: Submit a Volunteer Application & complete informal interview, have a background check on file, complete volunteer training. Timeline for process dependent on timeliness of submission.

Our mission at the Lussier Community Education Center is to build community, create opportunities, and enrich education. At the LCEC, we envision drawing in generations of community members from all walks of life to take care of one another and create a more just, healthy, and vibrant community. Our programs and services include afterschool and summer camp programs for youth grades elementary through high school, a food pantry, employment placement, community & senior meals, a jobs training center, and much more.

55 South Gammon Road
Madison, Wisconsin 53717

Fall 2023

Fridays from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
from 9/25/2023 to 12/8/2023

Lyft- Paid for by the Morgridge Center for Public Service