DiME Executive Committee 2020/21
Diversity in Medical Education (DiME)
Requirements:Previous experience in education and/or working with children
Galway Traveller Movement CLG, is currently piloting an education project with two sites in Galway city to empower the Traveller Community to realise their right to education.
They are currently seeking volunteer tutors to provide additional supports to children and young people in both primary and secondary education. The tutor will provide a valuable, positive space to support the student with their individual needs, helping them to reach their full academic potential.
Galway Traveller Movement are looking for volunteers that think outside the box and are creative in their approach to education and skill development. There is a 2 hour minimum commitment from the volunteer tutor on a weekly basis, which can be fixed or flexible depending on the family’s needs.
Is training provided?: Yes
Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position which will be processed with you after you apply.
Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:
Skills required for this role:
Details of time commitment needed for role:
Weekday afternoons and evenings Saturday mornings
Minimum time commitment per week:
2 hour p/week
Additional screening required for this role:
Informal Interview with GTM Completed Tulsa Child Protection cert prior to commencing tutoring
If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:
Name: Lorraine Tansey
Address: ALIVE, NUI Galway
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