Screening and Selection

All volunteers are subject to TLE’s screening and selection process.

Volunteer Application

Potential volunteers must submit the following information on their application via TLE’s online form:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Contact information
  • Education
  • Related experience
  • References with current contact information



As part of the process, applicants’ references will be contacted. In order to work directly with TLE students, via the Internet, two references must be verified and also provide favorable reviews.

Volunteer Interview

Interviews are conducted for all new volunteers and may be done in person, by phone or online. Potential volunteers are encouraged to read the volunteer opportunity descriptions prior to the interview.

Police Record Check

It is possible, at any given time, a police check may be required by TLE or the schools we service. In order to volunteer or enter the premises.

Volunteer File

We request a recent electronic photo to place in your folder.


New volunteers who want to tutor are required to provide their scheduling availability, by completing the Availability Form, prior to being matched with a student.

Code of Ethics

All volunteers must sign TLE’s Code of Ethics and Confidentiality form to be a volunteer with The Learning Exchange.


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