An effective tutoring programme really depends on one thing – a dedicated volunteer or staff member who is driven by their passion to make a difference – you!
And you are not alone. There are hundreds of after-school tutoring programmes happening across the country. IkamvaYouth wants to connect with everyone who is running and after-school programme so that we can all work together to share information, knowledge and resources to maximise the impact of our programmes.
Please read more about the IkamvaYouth model and select one of the following options to learn more about how to implement it!
If you are at the beginning of your journey and want to find out about the key elements that you need to get right you can start here. This section covers information about venue, stakeholder relationships, learner recruitment, and volunteer recruitment.
If you are already running a tutoring programme and have a group of learners and volunteers you can learn more about how IkamvaYouth has achieved it’s impact by implementing the key elements of the model.
Once you have your programme running smoothly (wishful thinking) it may be time to add in additional programmes to maximise impact. The programmes IkamvaYouth have run in the past are; health and life skills, computer literacy, media, image and expression (MIE), and winter school.
As your programme develops you will find that there is a need to strengthen your organisational backbone. These are some essential lessons that IkamvaYouth has learnt over its 12 years that will help you to increase your organisational efficiency in areas such as; governance, financial management, fundraising, monitoring and evaluation (M&E), and administration.