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Beginner ESL Classroom Assistant

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Neighborhood House | Seattle, WA
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Neighborhood House


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per week

BACKGROUND AND PROGRAM SCOPE

Neighborhood House partners with diverse individuals and families to build community and achieve their goals for health, education and self-sufficiency. The Neighborhood House Family Resource Center provides a variety of services to the High Point community. 

The Family Resource Center is currently hosting a beginner ESL class for adults. We are seeking volunteers who are interested in supporting students who are starting at a beginner level (0-1 skill with speaking, writing and reading). Students at this level require significant help as they may not know the alphabet and we are trying to build up skills from zero knowledge of the English language. 

This program occurs Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30a – 11a. Volunteers can choose to attend one or both sessions.

 RESPONSIBILITIES

• Work with Lead Instructor to provide small group and 1:1 student support

QUALIFICATIONS

• Ability to work with adult learners in a kind and patient manner

• Interest in working with diverse communities

• Ability to make a consistent weekly commitment

• No previous ESL experience necessary!

BENEFITS

• Meet and greet a variety of people, helping provide for their well-being and success

TIMEFRAME

Volunteer shifts are available during the following times: 

• Monday and Wednesday, 9:30a – 11a 

Volunteers must be able to commit to a full 2.5-hour shift.

LOCATION

High Point Center

6400 Sylvan Way SW

Seattle, WA 98126

APPLYING

Anyone interested in volunteering for this position should complete our Volunteer Inquiry Form so that we can learn more about you. 

For questions about this, or any other Neighborhood House volunteer positions, contact Janelle Losse, Volunteer Services Manager, at (206) 461-8430 ext. 2006 or janellel@nhwa.org.


BACKGROUND AND PROGRAM SCOPE

Neighborhood House partners with diverse individuals and families to build community and achieve their goals for health, education and self-sufficiency. The Neighborhood House Family Resource Center…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

High Point Center

6400 Sylvan Way Southwest, Seattle, WA 98126

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