Opportunities

As Super Stars Literacy continues to expand to serve more students and their families, we are always looking for more talented, dedicated instructional staff.

We provide many volunteer opportunities for people to donate their time as tutors and program aides. For information on volunteer opportunities, please contact us at volunteer@superstarsliteracy.org

Become a Super Stars Volunteer!

Help a Child Learn to Read!

Volunteer as a Classroom Tutor with Super Stars Literacy!

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Description As a volunteer tutor, you will work directly with our K-2nd grade students as a one-on-one tutor, small group helper, or classroom assistant.
Time Our program runs weekdays from 2:45 to 6:00 (1:00 to 6:00 on Wednesday).
Commitment We’re looking for volunteers for at least one hour per week (during program hours), for a minimum of 10 weeks.
Benefits Volunteers will feel the reward of giving back to the community and helping a child learn to read! Volunteers will gain experience in providing early literacy instruction and will also receive training and feedback from experienced literacy teachers.
Training Each volunteer will participate in a one-on-one orientation with the volunteer coordinator. Volunteers will learn about Super Stars Literacy, the students served, and how to properly implement the tutoring program. Ongoing support is provided as volunteers' needs require.
Requirements All volunteers are required to complete Live Scan finger printing and TB clearance.
Contact Lilly Smith
Volunteer Coordinator
volunteer@superstarsliteracy.org
(510) 777-0870

Volunteer for one of our Field Trips or Special Events!

Super Stars Literacy hosts fieldtrips and Family Reading Nights for students and families.

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Description Duties of an event volunteer may include greeting, chaperoning students, preparing and distributing lunches, helping families sign in, assisting with group activities, setup, and cleanup.
Time Field trips are held on Saturdays and Family Reading Nights are usually on Wednesday evenings.
Commitment One evening or Saturday for 2-5 hours.
Benefits Volunteers will have the opportunity to attend a fun event, give back to the community, and gain experience working with children.
Training Volunteers will be given a Super Stars Literacy orientation and training prior to the start of the event.
Contact Lilly Smith
Volunteer Coordinator
volunteer@superstarsliteracy.org
(510) 777-0870

Help build the Super Stars organization!

We’re looking for volunteers to serve on board-level committees.

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Description We’re looking for volunteers to serve on board-level committees, which help build our organizational capacity. We are looking for expertise in the following disciplines:
  • Literacy Development
  • Fundraising
  • Event Planning
  • Project Management
  • I.T.
  • Marketing / Communications
  • Human Resources
Commitment Flexible. Expertise can be provided according to your schedule. Committees generally meet on a monthly basis.
Benefits The satisfaction of helping to build the foundation for Super Stars Literacy to expand to provide educational opportunities to thousands of additional young minds.
Contact Mike Mowery,
Executive Director,
mike@superstarsliteracy.org
925 788-6161