Volunteer ESL Teacher


Published:

12/12/2017

Start Date

01/09/2018

End Date

06/09/2018

Times of day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

31-09 Newtown Avenue
Suite 411
Queens
New York
11102
United States

Description

The Center for the Integration & Advancement of New Americans (CIANA) is a social services organization that works to integrate new immigrants from South Asia, the Middle East, North Africa and Latin America into the socio-economic and civic life of American society while maintaining pride in their cultural heritage.

CIANA is seeking a volunteer teacher for our English as a Second Language classes, offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30 AM to 12 PM. We have a diverse client population of Arabic, Spanish, and Bengali speakers, with the expectation that the volunteer will teach for all 10 weeks.


Responsibilities:

  • Write and deliver English lessons that incorporate reading, writing, speaking, and listening components based on a curriculum
  • Provide life skills and practical English in a fun and accessible way
  • Collaborate with ESL coordinator to assess students’ progress, needs, and feedback about instruction

Qualifications:

  • Highly organized and motivated to help students achieve their goals
  • Possesses a growth-mindset and utilizes constructive feedback
  • Is a dynamic and interactive communicator
  • Engages with and is respectful of cultural differences
  • Fluency in another language (especially Spanish, Arabic, or Bengali) is a big plus!

Students enrolled in a TESOL program or retired teachers are encouraged to apply. Prior experience is not necessary but is preferred. Training will be provided for the right candidates.

How To Apply

volunteer@cianainc.org

Please E-mail resume to volunteer@cianainc.org


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