In Person Literacy Coach-Matamata


Are you passionate about literacy and making a positive impact in your community? Look no further! The Rural Youth and Adult Literacy Trust (RYALT) is seeking a dedicated volunteer literacy coach in Matamata to provide valuable support to an adult female student in need. You will meet at a local library or community centre for the lessons.

As a Literacy Coach, you have the opportunity to give back and make a real difference in someone's life. It's a fulfilling and enjoyable role that allows you to share your love for learning while empowering others to reach their full potential.

What we're looking for:
We welcome individuals with or without teaching experience, as we provide comprehensive training and ongoing support. Your enthusiasm, patience, and commitment are what matter most.

Why become a Literacy Coach?

Make a positive impact: Empower an adult student to overcome literacy challenges and unlock new opportunities.
Personal fulfillment: Experience the joy of witnessing your student's progress and growth.
Training and support: We provide all the necessary training and ongoing guidance to ensure you feel confident and prepared.
Community connection: Connect with like-minded RYALT volunteers and become part of a supportive network.


Good computer skills. Excellent spoken English, reading and writing skills. Must be fluent in English (verbal and written). Reliable. An analytical mind, friendly personality. We train you and give you all the support you need.

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

1-2 hours per week
30-45 min lessons once or twice a week

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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