Project ID - TIS001100
Reading for success and enjoyment. Pupils will be given the opportunity to improve their confidence and reading age through small group reading activities and one to one sessions with university students.

There is 2 places on this project and 2 places left

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Project offered at

St Vincent de Paul Primary School
BT14 8DP


Bronagh McVeigh

Student Skills

This placement is suitable for any student tutor who takes an interest in education and helping children improve their reading skills.

Expected Pupil Outcomes

Pupils will improve their reading skills and their confidence in reading to and in front of others.

Expected Student Tutor Outcomes

The student tutor will work closely with teachers and children to gain experience in the process of improving children's reading abilites.

Extra Information

We are flexible with the placement start and end dates.

About tutoring in schools

Tutoring in Schools is a programme that places Ulster University student tutors in a primary, secondary or special school.

The programme is open to all Ulster students who wish to enhance their student experience and strengthen their skillsets.

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It provides schools with a student to work alongside teachers on any school-based project you propose.

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Benefits of the scheme

The benefits of the Tutoring in Schools programme are widely recognised by all participating parties.
It encourages positive interaction between University student tutors and school pupils where the former can act as positive role models and ambassadors.

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