The Jefferson County Literacy Council (JCLC) is seeking tutors.

The JCLC is a community-based adult education organization that provides free basic literacy, English as a second language, citizenship, computer literacy and pre-GED instruction.

The organization seeks volunteers throughout Jefferson County to work with adults one-on-one or in small groups.

It is the mission of the Jefferson County Literacy Council to build a better community through literacy. The organization’s team of dedicated and well-supported volunteers are essential to helping those in the community with literacy challenges achieve their educational goals.

Currently, the greatest need for volunteer tutors exists in Watertown, Fort Atkinson and Jefferson.

To become a tutor for JCLC, sign up for one orientation session and the training session.

Orientation session will be held Tuesday, April 23 from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Jefferson office; Wednesday, April 24 from 11 a.m. to noon at the Watertown Public Library, meeting room 1; and Thursday, May 2 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Jefferson office. A training session will be offered on Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jefferson office.

Advanced registration for the orientation and training are required for participation The JCLC office is located within the Jefferson Area Business Center – 218 S. Wisconsin Drive, Suite No. 9 Jefferson. Contact the Jefferson County Literacy Council at 920-675-0500 or log on to the website to register online

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