ESL Volunteer for Spanish Speaking Senior Citizens
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Union Settlement Association
A few hours per month
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
2029 2nd Avenue
Union Settlement – Senior Services is seeking a volunteer to facilitate a Beginner ESL class to improve members Basic English skills. The participants of this class will be senior citizens whose native language is Spanish. We would like a volunteer to come in once or twice a week for about an hour or two, although days and hours are based on volunteer’s flexibility. The volunteer must be available during normal business hours Monday through Friday between the hours of 9am to 4pm.
Experience teaching is preferred.
Must be able to plan and create program agenda
Preparation of handouts and lesson plans
Volunteer must be reliable, and dedicated to the position.
Must be comfortable teaching and working with senior citizens. Group of about 5-10 seniors
Volunteer must have good communication skills. We are looking for someone to be creative, and open minded. A person that can have patience, energy, and problem solving skills to help seniors learn English.
If you think this is the volunteer position for you please respond to this posting!
Please send contact information and resume to Jeanette Iturbides Jiturbides@unionsettlement.org