Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer to teach English or Citizenship class (Weekdays)

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Chinese Progressive Association - New York City


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Published 4 months ago

Start Date

January 29, 2019

End Date

December 12, 2019

Times of Day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


For new immigrants, learning English is a first step to full participation in American life or becoming a citizen. Help them take that first step by volunteering to teach English or Citizenship classes. English classes help students improve their communication skills. Citizenship classes help students prepare for the U.S. citizenship test. Volunteers work in teams to plan the curriculum and teach the classes. This fun and rewarding experience gives you a chance to make a difference in the lives of others.  Individuals with an interest in education careers are encouraged to apply.

For new immigrants, learning English is a first step to full participation in American life or becoming a citizen. Help them take that first step by volunteering to teach English or Citizenship classes. English classes help students…

Details at a glance

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How To Apply

Requirements:

  • Must have good communication skills and a strong desire to help and work with new immigrants
  • Prior teaching experience preferred
  • Have a desire to further develop teaching skills
  • Must attend teacher training and meetings
  • Bilingual skills are a plus
  • Be available to teach once per week
  • Preference given to volunteers who can commit to teaching at least two semesters
  • Prospective volunteers must complete application and will be interviewed. Click here to apply on-line here.


Schedule

  • Spring 2019 - January 29, 2019 to April 25, 2019
  • Summer 2019 - May 14, 2019 to August 15, 2019
  • Fall 2019 - October 3 to December 12, 2019


Requirements:

  • Must have good communication skills and a strong desire to help and work with new immigrants
  • Prior teaching experience preferred
  • Have a desire to further develop…

Location

230 Grand Street - Suite 504, New York, NY 10013
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