Volunteer with Us! Virtual Homework Club

Organization: Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre (OCCSC)


Language Preference: English, French, Chinese will be an asset

Newcomer Youth Age: Grade 7 – Grade 12

Volunteer Location: Virtual, Zoom

Application Deadline: September 21st, 2021


Ottawa Chinese Community Service Centre (OCCSC) has been serving newcomers in the community for 45 years. We sincerely invite you to contribute your passion and skills in teaching and tutoring to assist our Virtual Youth Homework Club. The project is looking for engaging and enthusiastic volunteers willing to help students one on one or in small groups via Zoom. Sessions are once a week for 90 minutes.

Youth age: Grade 7- Grade 12

Your Availability: You can choose one and more than one subject and your available time

Different subjects and times to choose from:

Tuesday 7:00-8:30pmFriday 7:00-8:30pm

Who should apply: This volunteer position would be perfect for a retired teacher, or someone with expertise or knowledge in a variety of subjects. It would also be great for university students who are passionate about teaching.

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?

  1. Gain work-related skills and experience and receive volunteer hours
  2. Expand network circles, meet new people
  3. Contribute your talents and skills to make a positive contribution to students
  4. Experience the satisfaction of making a tangible difference in someone’s life
  5. Learn different cultures and needs from Chinese youth
  6. Participate OCCSC’s Volunteer Annual Appreciation Party (receive volunteer certificate and souvenir)
  7. Receive reference from OCCSC (upon successful completion of 40 volunteer hours or continued service of 3 months)

If you are interested, please fill out your information from the link below Registration Form.

If you have questions, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at doreen.ju@occsc.org or 613-235-4875 Ext. 144. We will respond to you within three business days.

We look forward to meeting you!