President's Volunteer Programme (Maths)

The TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus ran the President’s Volunteer Programme (PVP) once again in 2017 -2018  and it was a very successful year with a record number of tutors and pupils involved. Thanks to everyone for their great work!

This Programme involves TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus students working with second level students from six local schools, to help support the development of their maths abilities.

This year we will again be running the PVP as it continues to go from strength to strength. The dates for semester 1 are not confirmed yet.

What are the Benefits of the PVP?

The benefits to tutors involved are:

  • Development of personal and professional skills - team working, organisation, time management, listening, interpersonal communication, facilitation, tutoring skills, problem solving and presentation skills.
  • Increased confidence;
  • Providing valuable experience and evidence to enhance your CV;
  • Ability to consider what a teacher’s career might be like;
  • Opportunity to gain accreditation for your activities;






The benefits to second level students involved are:

  • Increased math skills;
  • Introduction to college life;
  • Chance to ask questions in a comfortable environment;
  • Opportunity to see maths from a new perspective;

The University provides tutor training and Garda clearance for all TU Dublin - Tallaght Campus student tutors taking part.

This is an opportunity to be an involved in a great experience and to give something back to the community.

For more information please contact

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