Foriegn Language Volunteer

Published

05/21/2018

Start Date

06/25/2018

End Date

08/03/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Hampden Family Center
1104 West 36th Street
Baltimore
Maryland
21211
United States

Description

The Hampden Family Center is seeking volunteer foreign language instructors to share their passion and talents with the young people of Hampden. The Hampden Family Center offers a six-week summer enrichment program June 25th – August 3rd for community youth in grades 1 through 5. The goal of camp is to allow children to explore various interests, learn new skills, and form positive relationships with peers and adults. Participation in our summer program is directly related to a decrease in engagement in risk behavior, a benefit for all young people and the Hampden community! 


Responsibilities Include:

Work with campers to increase foreign language skills. Class size will range from 10 to 15 students.

Prepare and deliver language instruction for summer camp youth.

Provide a positive mentoring relationship to foster a safe and respectful environment.


Qualifications:

Must be at least 16 years-old

Must possess at least one year of experience with children preferably in an educational or after-school program environment

Must possess intermediate-advanced French, Spanish, or Japanese language skills  

Must be able to pass a background check


Languages:

French, Spanish, or Japanese


Time Requirements:

Foreign language sessions are held on Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.


Compensation:

This is an unpaid volunteer position.

Benefits

  • Training Provided

How To Apply

Please send resume and cover letter to mpurnell@hampdenfamilycenter.org.


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