Volunteer Opportunities

Josephinum Academy relies on its volunteers to assist faculty and staff in providing excellence in a variety of academic and student life programs. Every day, our volunteers help us live out our mission of empowering our students to become confident, faith-filled leaders.

Below are a few examples of volunteer opportunties. For more information on how to become involved, please contact our Student Support Coordinator, Carolina Dominguez. We are excited to welcome you into the Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart community!


1-on-1 Student Tutoring

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking volunteers interested in tutoring students during the school day. Josephinum will be matching tutors with students on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8:24 to 9:54 a.m., 9:58 to 11:28 a.m., 12:41 to 2:11 p.m., and 2:15 to 3:45 p.m.

We will review student needs, as well as tutor availability and strengths, to select appropriate placements for tutors. If you are interested in tutoring a student, please contact Carolina Dominguez at carolina.dominguez@josephinum.org.

Classroom Aid Assistance

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking someone to serve as an instructional aid for two students with Down Syndrome. This person would give students individualized attention inside of the classroom in order to help the student complete the assignments designed by the classroom teacher. The instructional aid will meet with the classroom teacher to understand students’ individual goals, and to help assess each student’s progress toward meeting those goals.


Monday WednesdaysThursdays
Student 1Writing:
9:58 to 11:28 a.m.
Spanish:
12:41 to 2:11 p.m.
Spanish:
11:15 a.m. to 12:03 p.m.
Writing:
9:58 to 11:28 a.m.

Spanish:
12:41 to 2:11 p.m.

Student 2Spanish:
12:41 to 2:11 p.m.
Spanish:
11:15 a.m. to 12:03 p.m.
Spanish:
12:41 to 2:11 p.m.

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking someone to serve as an instructional aid for one of our international students. The instructional aid will meet with the classroom teacher to understand the student’s individual goals and help assess her progress toward meeting her goals.

Tuesday Friday
Student 3 Writing:
8:24 to 9:54 a.m.
Writing:
8:24 to 9:54 a.m.

English Language Learner (ELL) Assistance

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking someone to meet with two of our international 9th graders to help in their acquisition of the English language. They just arrived to the USA from China, and could use additional language support.

We are looking for volunteers to work with both of these students on Mondays and Thursdays from 8:24 to 9:54 a.m.


Admissions Ambassadors

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking one or two volunteers who are interested in becoming admissions ambassadors for Josephinum. This specific role entails professional training with our Director of Admissions that will ultimately prepare you to deliver Josephinum’s brand message at recruitment events such as open houses, high school fairs, and our entrance exam. This role requires evening and weekend work, as well as a flexible schedule.

Front Office Support

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking a volunteer who is interested in supporting our front office two days a week.


Records Management

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking a volunteer who is interested in supporting our registrar with records management one to two days a week.

Nurse's Office

Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking a volunteer who is interested in providing nursing services to our students as many days as possible from Tuesday to Friday.


FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Carolina Dominguez
Student Support Coordinator
(773) 276-1261 x243
carolina.dominguez@josephinum.org


Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart

1501 North Oakley Boulevard
Chicago, Illinois 60622
(773) 276-1261
(773) 292-3963
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