Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer to teach English or Citizenship class (Saturday)

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Chinese Progressive Association - New York City


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Published 5 months ago

Start Date

February 23, 2019

End Date

December 14, 2019

Times of Day

Weekends

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
  • Bilingual skills are a plus
  • Be available to teach once per week
  • Must attend teacher meetings and orientation
  • 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.


Schedule

  • Spring 2019 - February 23, 2019 to June 15, 2019
  • Summer 2019 - July 13, 2019 to August 17, 2018
  • Fall 2019 - October 5, 2019 to December 14, 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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