Volunteer Opportunity

ESL Tutor

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The Salvation Army New Jersey Division | Newark, NJ
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The Salvation Army New Jersey Division


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Published 3 months ago

Times of Day

Weekday Evenings

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


The Salvation Army in Newark needs a volunteer to commit 1 hour per week to help non-English speaking residents learn English in our ESL program.

The ESL Program meets at The Salvation Army, Once a week, 1-hour classes, for a total of 3 months. Class time based on the Volunteer’s Schedule.

The program covers 3 levels: Foundations, Beginner & Conversational English. Instructors will be asked to:

  • Be prompt to the ESL classes
  • Prepare and present basic reading, writing and conversational skills
  • Correct homework
  • Aid students in learning skill sets
  • Participate in community learning activities
  • Be patient with individual learning levels

Qualifications:

* Prior experience teaching ESL classes

* Excellent oral and written communication skills

* Ability to describe accomplishments and skills in an effective manner

* Must be dedicated, reliable, patient, and compassionate

* Must have familiarity with diverse populations and individuals with limited financial resources and job opportunities

* Must enjoy helping people from diverse backgrounds

The Salvation Army in Newark needs a volunteer to commit 1 hour per week to help non-English speaking residents learn English in our ESL program.

The ESL Program meets at The Salvation Army, Once a week, 1-hour classes, for a total of 3 months…

Details at a glance

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Location

Newark, NJ
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